Finance Manager

15 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Post Title: Finance Manager

Organisational Base: EFL House, Preston.

Reporting To: Financial Controller

Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 dependant on relevant experience

Formed in 1888 by its twelve founder members, the EFL (English Football League) is the world's original league football competition and is the template for leagues the world over. With 72 member Clubs, it is also the largest single body of professional Clubs in European football and is responsible for administering and regulating the Sky Bet EFL, Carabao Cup and Checkatrade Trophy, as well as reserve and youth football.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the EFL Digital financial accounts and the management and monitoring of all digital financial activity, including financial analysis as and when required by the Finance Director. The Finance Manager will also assist with the review of all club financial reporting in line with the EFL regulations.

The Finance Manager will be required to have experience of working within a financial management role, experience of producing and reviewing statutory financial statements and a proven record of communicating complex issues and models in a concise manner to all relevant stakeholders. The candidate must also maintain and develop skills relevant for this position and the finance department.

The role is based in modern, purpose built offices with private parking in the Centre of Preston. The office is 5 minute walk from the Preston Rail Station.

Reward package:

  • Generous Company Pension Scheme. EFL Trust will contribute 10% of monthly salary.

  • Opt-in private healthcare.

  • 23 days holiday (plus 8 bank holidays), rising to 25 days after 5 years. Holiday year commences 1st January.

Closing Date: Friday 26th May 2017

Interview Date: Week commencing 5th June 2017