Finance Manager - Trading Accounts

Job Title: Finance Manager - Trading Accounts
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 09/03/2020
Reference: 14088021/001_1583849167
Contact Name: Olivia Crook
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 10, 2020 14:06

Job Description

In this role, you'll be pivotal to ensuring that our corporate and business strategies are supported by the very best financial accounting and control processes - and that these processes continually maximise our profitability and efficiency.

Client Details

Providing customers with the best products at the best prices, ASDA believe in seeing challenges where others see problems - their culture is resilient, energetic and fast-paced. If you think you've got the skills and personality to succeed in this environment, consider joining in this key Finance role.


As a Finance Manager within the Financial Control team, you will combine technical accounting with coaching, communication, influencing, leadership and prioritisation skills to ensure that Asda maintain a strong control environment over one of the key Trading areas, and help the Traders/Buyers to deliver their financial plan.

Day to day you will have the opportunity to manage a team of two qualified accountants, providing coaching and guidance to deliver team and business priorities. Alongside your team you will constantly be on the lookout for ways to improve processes and identify efficiencies across the function.


You will be a Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) with post qualification experience and a strong technical accounting background. Ideally you will have previous leadership experience, particularly coaching and developing others and you will be able to think laterally and have the confidence challenge the status quo.

Job Offer

A competitive salary comes with an excellent benefits package including colleague discount, company share save scheme, a competitive pension, company bonus and many additional rewards! Once you're at Asda the development opportunities are as endless as your commitment to your self-development and you will be supported every step of the way to help further your career.