Finance Manager - Commercial

Finance Manager - Commercial

Job Title: Finance Manager - Commercial
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Start Date: 17/02/2017
Reference: JO0000000730
Contact Name: David Whittle
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 19, 2017 11:54

Job Description

Commercial Accounting Manager
Coventry - Circa £50,000 - £55,000 + Profit Share, Pension, PHC

Wallis Lynch is exclusively recruiting in partnership with UK Mail to appoint an Commercial  Accounting Manager to join their Parcels Accounting team based at Ryton, Coventry.

About UK Mail: 

UK Mail is one of the UK’s leading integrated postal operators, delivering and collecting over 3 billion mail items and 50 million parcels per annum. We are offering you the opportunity to grow with a new generation of people. Following the recent acquisition UK Mail are now part of the Deutsche Post DHL Group. This is a company who is committed to pushing the boundaries of the postal and express parcel delivery markets and aims to be the first choice for their customers. The UK Mail management team is determined, dedicated and looking for like minded individuals to make this happen.

About the role:

Reporting directly to the Head of Business Accounting, your role will be to drive, motivate and inspire the team in providing financial support to the Senior Parcels Sales and Commercial teams as well as enhancing controls for the division. Utilising your strong business partnering skills you will ensure all reporting requirements are met and that key issues and trends are highlighted and communicated effectively through the provision of detailed management information. Your commercial experience will assist in providing key input to defining pricing and margin policies to ensure they meet the standards required.

To be considered:

You will be ideally be a Qualified Accountant/Final Stage studier or have the equivalent level of experience. You will equally need to be able to demonstrate several years experience of working in a high profile commercial accounting and support role. Your drive to motivate the team to deliver against tight deadlines will be put to test as will your ability to influence key stakeholders across the business. Leading by example you will lead on detailed bottom-up forecasting and budgeting and ensure the team deliver detailed, accurate management accounts information within the desired timeframes.

What's on offer?

Not only are we offering you the fantastic opportunity to work in UK Mail in their state of the art offices, the benefits package is designed with their people in mind. The salary on offer for this role is circa £50,000 - £55,000 + Contributory Pensions, 25 days holiday, Profit Share/Bonus Schemes, study support and Free Parking.This is a great opportunity to make your mark and further enhance your skills whilst contributing to the continued growth of the business.

Other roles we are exclusively recruiting for include Revenue Accountant, Site Accountant, Financial Controls Accountant, Senior Commercial Accountant, Senior Management Accountant and Management Accountant

All third party applications will be forwarded to Wallis Lynch.

Wallis Lynch operates as an employment business and employment agency for the provision of temporary and permanent vacancies.