Group Finance Team GFC team leader

Sharp Consultancy
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The role is in a Finance Shared Service Centre and is for a "Group Finance Team" (GFC) team leader.

It is a maternity cover for twelve month period.

Start date is mid-June.

Salary Package is c£30,000 pa plus benefits with a retention Bonus, as this is a twelve month maternity cover role it is important that they have full commitment for twelve months and to that end the role will attract a retention bonus of £3,500 payable on the twelve month anniversary.

The Location is Barlborough, South Sheffield, Just off Junction 30 off M1.

This is a large business with a current annual revenue of £350m and the strong financial backing of its new private equity owners. They have a clear objective of increasing the size of its business to £500m over the next 2 years.

This team functions as a shared service centre processing all of the groups purchase invoices, matching cash receipts to sales and maintaining the groups day to day banking activities- payments, receipts, controls and reconciliations. The role will report direct to the Group Finance Director and has direct line management responsibility, including oversight, development and recruitment as necessary, for the Group Finance Centre team made up of 14 colleagues.

Future prospects beyond maternity cover period are possible. The role is a key role within the finance team and the opportunity has arisen due to the need to provide maternity cover. It offers a real opportunity to join a business that is growing significantly. Over the course of the next 12 to 24 months new finance roles will be created and recruitment needs arise. For the correct applicant this role offers the opportunity to be well positioned for these future roles.

I am looking for candidates who have experience of managing large teams, ideally with multiple ledgers across all the transactional finance aspects.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 20 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

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