Financial Controller

Tamworth, England, United Kingdom DHL Supply Chain req73633 11/02/2019


Position: Financial Controller
Location: Tamworth
Salary: £38,000
Contract Type: Permanent (Full-Time)
Closing Date for Applications: 26th February 2019

Are you a motivated, organized individual seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity in a fast-paced environment?  Would you enjoy being part of a dedicated team that works together to create a relevant, memorable difference in the lives of our customers and employees?  If you’re looking for change, and you’re ready to make changes … we’re looking for you.

At DHL our business is logistics, but people are our passion. With over 500,000 team members in 220 countries, we attract and retain great talent. We are one of the most innovative, most culturally diverse companies on the planet. We provide unmatched opportunities for personal and professional development. We really are a, “Best Place to Work.”

If this sounds like a team you’d like to join … keep reading.

We make promises to our customers, and we’ll make promises to you too.  The key responsibilities in this role include:

• Be the main Finance and Commercial person for all matters concerning multiple contracts
• Challenge & maximise EBIT & EAC performance of existing business, engaging with the management teams to deliver and monitor improvement plans
• Co-ordination and collation of the trading results for the contracts including forecasting. Period end reporting and ensuring the Forecast / Quicks to Actual results are fully explainable
• Responsible for the delivery of accurate, complete and timely DHL periodic trading results

You won’t find another job like the one you’ll find with DHL Supply Chain.  Now, here’s what we need from you:

• Experience of financial management of large or global accounts
• 4PL management / In depth knowledge of Pan-European supply chains
• Ability to manage and interface face to face with all levels of the customer management structure.
• Continually driving towards set financial targets and focusing the existing account and operational teams on their communal targets. Expertise in both financial and  commercial principles set out within DHL.

What will you get in return?

As a part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of our excellent benefits which could include; 25 days holiday, pension scheme, medical cover, childcare vouchers, retail discounts, flexible working, training, development and secondments opportunities and MANY MORE.

What you’ll need to do next?

If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.

We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.

The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.

Working at DHL:

Facts and Figures

  • Business Unit

    DHL Supply Chain UK

  • Travel Required

    No Business Travel

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required


  • Shift Requirement

    Day time only