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Finance Manager

Northampton, Northamptonshire

Excellent + bonus + benefits

  1. Permanent

11/6/2020 12:00:00 AM

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Wickes are a digitally led, service enabled organisation with a project in every home.



We are currently recruiting for a Finance Manager to join our team based in our office in Northampton.

This will cover accounting transactions, budgets & forecasts, financial reporting, controls and business partnering. Support and a framework will be provided by the Senior Finance Manager, however the delivery and the day to day activities will sit in the role. There will be a strong sense of ownership and accountability. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for all month-end processes including accruals & prepayments, generation of P&Ls, variance analysis and commentary for management accounts and board packs.

  • Annual budgets and quarterly reforecasts. Responsible for the full P&L

  • Development of a consolidated financial and operational KPI pack and presenting it as part of weekly and monthly financial reviews with supply chain leadership teams.

  • Balance sheet controls and reconciliations.

  • “Weekly P&L Quicks” reporting.

  • Risk and opportunities tracking. Proactively looking forward to identifying and managing financial risks and opportunities.

  • Finance business partnering with supply chain managers, providing quality support and challenge.

  • Other general finance support eg lease-or-buy decisions, appraisal of development opportunities and initiatives.


What are we looking for?

  • Professional qualification (CIMA / ACCA  

  • Previous experience of working in a Finance role  

  • Line management

  • Building and maintaining relationships with others to include key stakeholders and non-Finance team members

  • Strong communication skills

  • High attention to detail and data accuracy

 

What can we offer you?

Wickes’ culture is a best kept secret; it’s a collaborative, down to earth, fun and inclusive environment where people feel part of a winning team. All our colleagues come from different backgrounds, but what we all have in common is a determination to succeed and a passion for being the best we can be. If that sounds like you, we’ll make you feel right at home.
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