Finance Operations Lead

Job Title: Finance Operations Lead
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £48000 - £61000 per annum
Start Date: 18/08/2020
Reference: 14105959/001_1597762200
Contact Name: Rachel Tammadge
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 18, 2020 15:50

Job Description

Michael Page are recruiting for multiple Finance Operations Leads to join a high profile Public Sector organisation in Leeds

Client Details

The client is a high profile Public Sector organisation based in Leeds. As a Finance Operations Lead, this role will be part of one of their high performing teams and play a crucial role in the effort to fight Covid-19. They are a highly regarded employer and offer a range of great career opportunities. They have the capability to allow on boarding of this role to happen at home.


As a Finance Operations Lead, duties of the role will include but are not limited to, ensuring appropriate accounting processes and procedures are in place for the new and ongoing contracts, analysing and working with the budgeting processes, ensuring approvals are accurate and in place, working on implementing operational processes within finance and working with the P2P function. The role will also involve project accountancy duties including planning for different changes that could be delivered across the organisation and what the cost implications would be, dealing with queries and other ad hoc duties.


The successful candidate will:

  • Be able to start asap ESSENTIAL
  • Be eligible for security clearance ESSENTIAL
  • Have worked in a finance operations environment ESSENTIAL
  • Have a solid understanding of end to end P2P processes ESSENTIAL
  • Have an excellent knowledge of working with budgets ESSENTIAL
  • Have excellent communication skills ESSENTIAL
  • Be able to work from home ESSENTIAL
  • Have worked in the Public Sector previously ESSENTIAL

Job Offer

4 x Finance Operations Lead roles + £48,000 - £61,000 depending on experience (please note this role is within IR35 and will be paid on a PAYE basis) + Leeds based but working from home currently + Public sector organisation + Weekly pay