Senior Finance Manager

Michael Page
Manchester, Greater Manchester
£70000 - £80000 per annum
01 Jul 2022
08 Jul 2022
JN -072022-5670215
Olivia Greer
Job role
Head of finance
Contract type
Full time
Experience level

Working within a large & motivated finance team, this is a great role for any qualified accountants with a history of working in Shared Service Centres & managing large teams.

With state of the art working space in the buzzing heart of Manchester City Centre, this is a great career & lifestyle choice for a driven & impactful finance professional with a passion for best-in-class processes.

Client Details

Michael Page Finance are pleased to be working with a truly global & inclusive successful organisation.

Operating within a critically important sector, candidates can be assured of job security & progression upon joining.

The team are motivated, capable & collaborative. You will be working alongside an incredibly experienced & approachable senior leadership team, and you will be leading a team of circa 40 people indirectly.


This is an incredibly diverse & fulfilling Senior Finance Manager role. Some of the key responsibilities will be as follows:

Act as a key contributor to the Shared Service Centre Leadership Team to collectively drive the team's goals

Support key change initiatives and drive through beholding a continuous improvement mindset

Maintain financial systems to ensure completeness of statutory and group reporting for the EMEA region

Ensuring compliance with accounting principles/standards, relevant regulations & reporting requirements

Drive compliance within a robust control framework and take responsibility for internal/external audit deliverables for R2R

Provide excellent service delivery and technical expertise to key stakeholders

Provide strong leadership and development for a fantastic team of part & fully qualified accountants


The successful candidate for this Senior Finance Manager vacancy with an impressive shared service centre in Manchester will be:

- A proven team leader; able to coach, mentor & inspire change

- A qualified accountant with exposure to working in a shared service centre / record to report finance function

- An approachable & driven individual with brilliant communication & stakeholder management skills

- Ideally have some knowlegde of SAP / Hyperion

- A qualified accountant is essential, & any lean six sigma skills would be beneficial too

Job Offer

This role can offer a generous & competitive salary & package. Please enquire with Olivia Greer at Michael Page Finance for details.