Financial Controller

West Midlands
45000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP45000 - GBP50000/annum + Profit Share, Bonus, PHC, Pension
16 Feb 2017
04 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Operations Accounting Manager
Coventry - Circa GBP50,000 + Profit Share, Pension, PHC

Wallis Lynch is exclusively recruiting in partnership with UK Mail to appoint an Operations 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 parcels accounting team to deliver robust financial information, analysis and communication to the Operational teams. You will deliver tight month end, budget and forecast timetables and provide insightful analysis as to any variances to ensure all parties are aware of the divisions financial position. You and your team will also assume responsibility for consolidating the Parcels P & L, reporting on profit performance and consolidating the management accounts for several defined areas.

To be considered:

You will be ideally be a Qualified Accountant/Final Stage studier or have significant demonstrable experience of working in a similar 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. Previous experience of dealing with operational teams ideally within a multi-site reporting environment is highly desirable. 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 GBP50,000 + 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