Senior Finance Manager

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £70000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Lucy Campbell

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Sewell Wallis are delighted to be working with a professional services business based in Leeds city centre. This business stands out from its competitors for having a unique and flexible working culture where career development for their employees is certainly their strength.

They are now looking to recruit a Senior Finance manager to oversee a large finance function consisting of 32 people with 2 direct reports. This will be working for a new and growing division within the wider business and can therefore offer excellent exposure for the right individual to some impressive stakeholders across the organisation.

As the Senior Finance Manager your role will involve the following duties:-

- Overseeing a large finance function and regularly holding one to ones with your two direct reports to ensure the whole team is working effectively
- Develop efficient and effective reporting across the division to deliver on a monthly, quarterly and yearly basis to the Executive Board
- Driving client and client partner behaviours
- Managing external and internal relationships
- Process improvement
-Ensuring the team are up to speed on operational processes and identifying any necessary improvements
- Support and drive automation

To be considered for this position you must be a qualified accountant, however qualified by experience candidates will be considered with the right background.

It is essential that you have a good understanding of billing and experience developing and implementing financial controls. An excellent communicator is also essential as you will be dealing with senior stakeholders on a daily basis.

For further details please contact Lucy Campbell or Emma Dugdale.

To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful.

Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions www.sewellwallis.co.uk