Assistant Finance Manager

United Kingdom DHL Supply Chain req47653 06/12/2017

Assistant Finance Managers Needed

Please note: This is not a live vacancy. Register your interest as a Assistant Finance Manager today!

Position: Assistant Finance Manager
Location: Midlands (Northamptonshire, Warwickshire, Buckinghamshire)
Salary: £18,000-£28,000 per annum + excellent DHL Benefits

Contract Type: Permanent (Full-Time)
Closing Date for Applications: 28th February 2018

As an Assistant Finance Manager you will be responsible for ensuring that you contribute and provide support in the running of a safe and efficient finance function working within clear guidelines to help achieve defined outcomes for the business and the customer.

Key Responsibilities in this role will include:

Provide financial support and governance
Support solutions to minimise financial risk and improve efficiency, profitability and cash flow
Ensure that changes to financial requirements are communicated and implemented promptly
Work with internal & external partners  / customers to foster collaboration, networking & best practice
Support local business and the associated  initiatives
Support financial strategies, plans and targets to develop existing & new business
Ensure that robust financial process and solutions are implemented and monitored
Support the preparation of robust and accurate  financial reports, models, budgets and forecast  working with other stakeholders
Support improvement programmes to aid  business efficiency and profitability
Ensure financial governance and ethical standards are maintained and communicated
Support financial (& business) reporting & forecasting to aid decision making and monitor progress
Ensure that DPDHL accounting standards & other relevant policies are implemented within own business area
Support the development of financial expertise in the business creating financial best practice
Play an active part in motivating the Finance team

Key skills and experience in this role will include:

Strong experience in a Finance role
Good understanding of all accounting functions
Strong IT skills
Strong Excel Skills
Able to motivate and drive a team
Strong People Management exeperience
Ideally working towards or interested in working towards a financial qualification

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.

Facts and Figures

  • Business Unit

    DHL Supply Chain UK

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required