Finance Manager

£40000 - £50000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Manager ( 9 month fixed term contract)


About the role
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic & ever-changing Life & Pensions division of a market leading Plc. A commercially focused role, initially offered on a contract basis, with good scope for development & exposure to a wide range of finance areas.

About Capita
We are the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions, with 68,000 staff across the UK, Europe, South Africa and India. As the major supplier of business process outsourcing services to the UK Life & Pensions Insurance industry, and an emerging supplier in Europe and the Middle East, we can provide clients with a broad range of integrated services that mirror the operations of a traditional life and pensions business.

Role Purpose


To support the Finance Director and the wider Programme Team with the financial control, planning and analysis of a number of IT Transformation projects.

Key Tasks


Ownership of the financial management of a series of client transformation projects

Preparation, maintenance, review and quality control of cost trackers and management reporting

Lead and contribute to cost tracker reviews with an appropriate level of challenge

Preparation and presentation of business cases, cost benefit analysis, funding requests

Contribution to company reporting process and Programme Boards

Review and preparation of balance sheet reconciliations

Reconciliation of reporting and forecasting systems

Ad hoc analysis and query resolution

Management and development of a Finance Analyst

Your experience will include:


Qualified CIMA / ACA / ACCA with solid post qualification experience


Experience of using ERP / accounting packages / forecasting systems essential

Strong Excel skills and good Powerpoint

Experience of working in a large / complex organisation

Ability to manage teams both within Finance and cross functionally

Strong attention to detail

An analytical and enquiring mind

Confident communicator with the ability to work with finance / non finance people at all levels

Ability to prioritise and manage multiple and changing deadlines

Ideally some supervisory experience

Ideally some project exposure

What's in it for you?

At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you 23 day's holiday, study support, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.

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