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Finance Manager


London, United Kingdom

Would you like to be part of a global intelligence company that’s disrupting the procurement industry?

Procurement Leaders™ is the world’s most valued professional procurement network. A unique and vital destination that connects, inspires and accelerates our members to become more successful.


Powered by a community of over 700 leading global corporations and 27,000 senior procurement, sourcing and supply chain executives, we accelerate our member’s journey to superior performance, providing access to the in-depth insight, practical tools and expert guidance they need to transform procurement into a critical business driver. We are proud to partner with procurement executives from the world’s leading brands such as IBM, Johnson & Johnson, MasterCard, Adidas, L’Oreal, Nestle, and Shell.

The Role:


Join our finance team and be part of a journey to shape and drive your career. The Finance Manager role, reporting to the Finance Director, will be responsible for the production of the UK management accounts. You will work closely with the business to deliver the financial reports, commercial analysis and business support to all costs centres.


This role will involve a level of management reporting and ad-hoc project work. This role would suit an ambitious and confident individual who can hit the ground running and add value in a short period of time.


This is a visible role that would suit a confident communicator who enjoys business partnering and influencing senior management. If you have experience working as a Senior Management Accountant or Finance Manager and thrive in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment this could be a fantastic fit.


Key Responsibilities

  • Production of management accounts for UK entity inclusive of fixed asset schedule, accruals, prepayments and intercompany reconciliations.
  • Running UK payroll for approximately 100 employees.
  • Production of all cost centre P&L’s monthly.
  • Verifying calculations of commissions against automated system (Xactly Express).
  • Calculating quarterly VAT returns, EC Sales List submissions.
  • Supporting Group Financial Controller in audit preparation and during onsite audit.
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Payroll analysis by function against budget and prior year.
  • Support overall finance team objectives, covering staff in absence and ensuring high level of internal and external customer satisfaction.


Key Attributes, Skills and Experience

  • 1 – 2 years post qualification experience.
  • Strong academic record
  • Excellent IT skills, including Excel (VLOOKUP’s, pivot tables, SUMIF)
  • Experience of Quickbooks, Salesforce & Xactly would be advantageous.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent attention to detail, reliability, and a hands-on approach
  • Flexible, willing to adapt and develop in a fast-paced, evolving environment
  • Strong communicator with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Pragmatic and commercial approach
  • Enthusiastic with a positive “can-do” attitude
  • Good time management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines

We are proud to announce that this year we have been awarded ‘Ones to Watch’ best companies accreditation for our workplace engagement. We live our values and we value our people. Just to name a few of the many great perks you’ll find:

  • Our culture is vibrant and unique; our office is open, collaborative and playful. Maybe you’d like to participate in a lunchtime run or skills development session?
  • Fun, flexibility, a pool table and much more!

We know that people work harder when they play hard too, so it’s your choice how you’ll make PL a great place for you to work.


If this sounds like the opportunity for you. Please apply via Linkedin with your CV.


We know that people work harder when they play hard too, so it’s your choice how you’ll make PL a great place for you to work.



SectorCareers Recruitment Sector Profile
Job TypePerm
RecruiterProcurement Leaders
Job ID682924

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