Finance Manager

XPO Logistics
From £42,000 to £42,000 per annum £42,000 per annum
13 Apr 2018
21 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you consider yourself a committed part or fully qualified AAT/CIMA/ACCA accountant with leadership style qualities?

We’re on the lookout for a finance manager at our M&S distribution centre in Stoke-on-Trent. The site is a 380,000 sq ft. national distribution centre which operates 24 hours per day, 7 days a week, 364 days a year. As part of the senior management team, you will provide financial support for the site manager and operational team to drive outstanding performance whilst also providing financial and KPI data for the customer.

You will ensure all financial processes and reports are completed to agreed timescales and required standards, develop commercial relationships with customers and suppliers to drive value and cost savings, and drive forward a cost management culture whilst maintaining agreed service. Aside from providing full financial support and guidance for the site, you will ensure the timely and accurate raising of sales invoices to M&S for all aspects of the contract and be responsible for the validation of all new commercial propositions to ensure margin retention.

To succeed, you will be part or fully qualified AAT/CIMA/ACCA with a background in budget/cost control and people management in a logistics environment. You will have experience in managing change and be commercially aware with an appetite for continuous improvement within finance processes. You will be highly-organised with excellent IT skills, particularly in Excel and other MS office skills.

The salary on offer is £42,000 per annum including 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You`ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, an onsite gym, games room, as well as childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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