Finance Team Leader

NJR Recruitment
From £24,000 to £24,000 per annum
25 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Finance Team Leader Location: Cheadle Salary: up to £24,000 depending on experience Our client is a well established distributor to the retail industry and now has an excellent opportunity for an experienced Finance Team Leader to join their team. The main purpose of your role will be to ensure that the accurate and timely payment of creditors are in accordance with the company policy; whilst supporting credit control, purchase ledger clerks and being accountable for the actions of the team and ensuring that the business meets its finance requirements. Responsibilities · Managing a diverse team of individuals within a fast paced and dynamic finance team that has private equity investment · Responsible for a section of suppliers, internal and external. With little direct supervision, planning and organizing own workload to ensure all financial timetables are met. · Matching invoices with evidence of receipt using manual and computerised system · Registration of all invoices received in a timely and accurate manner. · Operating Procedures. · Applies appropriate in depth knowledge of VAT rules and discounted payments to check accurate accounting, reporting and payments/reclaims. · To provide induction training for new members of staff and to demonstrate activities/work practices to colleagues. · Liaison with suppliers and trust managers to investigate and resolve written and telephone queries, often of a complex and sensitive nature. · Advising budget holders and managers on the accounting processes affecting receipting and ordering of goods. The successful candidate will need to have previous experience working as a Finance Team Leader – preferably within a distributor/retail environment. You will need to have qualifications or to the equivalent of AAT Level 3 as well as having detailed knowledge of Financial Accounts procedures and experience of managing a small finance team. You will have strong commercial acumen with advanced Microsoft and excel skill as well as solid communication and articulation skills and have the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines For further information please contact one of specialist consultants quoting REF: NJR5788 This job was originally posted as