West Sussex
70000.00 - 85000.00 GBP Annual + GBP70000 - GBP85000/annum BENEFITS
25 Aug 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am recruiting for an exceptional qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA accountant with outstanding management and organisational skills to undertake the management of a finance shared service centre in Hull. This newly created position offers an excellent base salary and remuneration package in a revitalised and energised city currently enjoying Hull City of Culture 2017.

-The role will manage the business services finance shared service team covering accounts payable, billing and general accounting to delver agreed transactional, administrative and back office services in a timely, accurate, efficient and cost effective manner in line with service level agreements. It is of particular importance to have the ability to develop a best in class customer service, quality and performance culture
-Provide day to day management of the finance shared service team within business services, maintaining a continuous improvement plan.
-Manage the delivery of services both current and ongoing
-This position offers tremendous scope to challenge, lead, coach and develop a highly skilled team of accounting professionals across accounts payable, credit control, cashiering, billing, project and fixed asset accounting, general accounts processing, management accounts reporting, intercompany reporting, commercial reporting, working capital reporting, indirect tax reporting and statutory reporting

-The successful candidate will have previous experience of leading and managing a team within a finance shared service environment delivering KPIs. Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA (or equivalent) you inspire others to achieve their own personal best and exceed set goals
-You have experience of leading and driving a continuous improvement culture and setting up transitional activities into a finance shared service centre
-You enjoy challenge and are looking to find a role where your understanding and experience of what makes a great team can be used to the best advantage creating a centre of excellence
-First class interpersonal and communication skills are essential both internally and externally, the ability to motivate, manage and exceed expectations while at the same time staying calm in a crisis when the pressure is on!
-You will have excellent analytical, commercial, negotiation and problem solving skills and have a sound knowledge of compliance and audit concepts
-Experience of Lean/6 - Sigma process experience would be ideal

-Our client is a nationally recognised name and is in the process of setting up a finance shared services centre in Hull.

-GBP70,000 - GBP85,000 + benefits including a car allowance

If you would like to apply for this role please forward your CV preferably in Microsoft Word format to us including your full postal address and contact telephone numbers.

*Edwards & Pearce is a professional recruitment consultancy with 11 specialist divisions managed by experts in their own area of recruitment
*Established in 1998
*Employ approx 30 staff
*2 offices in Doncaster & Hull
*Edwards & Pearce operates according to a strict ethical code and aims to offer both candidates and clients the highest levels of professionalism and customer service.
*Edwards & Pearce has an enviable client base including plc's, blue chip organisations and SME's , global FMCG manufacturing, the public sector, charities and the Big 4 accountancy firms achieving preferred supplier status with many clients
*From the 2 offices based in Yorkshire, Edwards & Pearce successfully recruit for not only local, regional and national clients but has also undertaken and filled international assignments