General Ledger Manager

Jonathan Lee Recruitment
35000.00 GBP Annual
29 Sep 2017
13 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type


To GBP40,000 + Bonus + Benefits


Aerospace / Manufacturing


The Role

This position manages the General Ledger Team set within a large Shared Service Centre (SSC), and reports directly to the SSC Head of Finance. Key activities will include:

  • Managing the General Ledger Team. This will involve allocation of work, prioritisation, and resolving queries which are escalated by team members.
  • Responsibility for the integrity of all financial information produced by the team, including journal entries, bank reconciliations, and ledger maintenance.
  • Managing the reporting of VAT and Intrastats.
  • Maintaining records and accounts to satisfy audits and statutory accounts preparation.
  • Ensuring all activities and payments are undertaken within established protocols.

The Person

This opportunity is ideal for a Finance professional who is seeking their next challenge in a large multisite business. You will possess:

  • Previous experience in a corporate environment, ideally within the wider manufacturing sector. This may include aerospace, automotive or FMCG.
  • The ability to manage a team and report financial information upwards to a senior level.
  • A comprehensive understanding of General Ledger accounting, and how the information is utilised by the wider business.
  • Good Excel ability and a familiarity with SAP.
  • AAT qualifications, or be working towards ACCA / CIMA.

The Company

Our client is a multinational manufacturer of components which are primarily supplied to the aerospace and defence industries.

How to Apply

To apply, please do so online, attaching a copy of your CV and details of your current remuneration.