General Ledger Team Manager

Oliver James associates
35000.00 GBP Annual
10 Oct 2017
24 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type

The Business

My client are a global organisation, a member of the FTSE250, they are at the very top of their industry. Hugely successful, they enjoy consistent growth, supplying some of the foremost organisations in the world.

The Role

  • Oversee the daily activities of the Financial and Accounting team and reviews accounting documents for compliance with accounting standards
  • Perform general accounting activities, including the preparation, maintenance and reconciliation of ledger accounts and financial statements, such as balance sheets, profit-and-loss statements and capital expenditure schedules
  • Review designs, evaluates, and implements complex accounting programs
  • Oversees and evaluates, analyses, reports and/or corrects multiplicity accounting fluctuations to ensure proper decision making
  • Implement strategies aimed at accomplishing department objectives while aligning with company's goals
  • Research industry trends and drafts accounting procedures
  • Lead and directs work for team of employees as defined by business needs
  • Manage staff selection, performance, development and training processes to ensure team competencies and capabilities to reach the business goals and expectations

The candidate

  • The successful candidate will have previous experience of General Ledger accounting
  • Ideally you will hold a accounting qualification, however candidates who would consider themselves Qualified By Experience will also be considered.
  • Previous experience of managing at least 1 member of staff is essential
  • Previous experience of working with SAP is also required

What's on offer?

GBP35,000 - GBP39,000 plus benefits package