Finance Manager

  • Job Reference: 1188009500A0
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Employer: GXO Logistics
  • Website: www.gxo.com
  • Location: Lutterworth, Leicestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics

Job Description

Are you an experienced finance professional looking for the next step in your career? Are you accustomed to working closely with operational teams to produce reports and commercial KPI's? Do you enjoying engaging in customer meetings to help identify commercial efficiencies?

 

We're currently on the search for a Finance Manager to join our Primark warehouse and logistics team at our site in Lutterworth. You'll ensure the integrity, accuracy, and timeliness of the weekly and monthly management accounts for the Primark open book contract in Lutterworth.

 

This is a full-time, permanent position working Monday to Friday 08:00 - 17:00.


It is also worth mentioning, GXO are an ACCA Approved Employer and accredited by the ACMA!

  

Pay, benefits and more:

 

We're looking to offer a salary of up to £55,000 per annum, and 33 days annual leave (inclusive bank holidays). Your benefits package includes a company sponsored pension scheme, private medical & dental insurance, a 24/7 online GP service, life assurance and a fully comprehensive employee assistance programme. You'll also have access to our MyBenefits platform offering a variety of high street discounts, a cycle to work scheme, cashback cards, a saving scheme and much more! 

 

What you'll do on a typical day:

 

  • Financial control and reporting for site and customer, working closely with the operational management team

  • Creation and maintenance of rolling forecasts and budgets

  • Focus on cost control and investigation/analysis of forecast and budget variances

  • Providing detailed analysis to the customer and the provision of monthly reporting packs, together with backing documents to support the financial charges

 

What you need to succeed at GXO:

 

  • Proven experience in a finance management role, ideally with exposure to an open book contract environment

  • Exposure to building strong business relationships with both internal and external customers

  • Experienced in finding cost efficiencies and potential savings

  • Advanced Excel skills and experience with Sage / Lucanet / Blackline systems

 

We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains.

 

 

GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. GXO is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate, support and thrive on diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  We believe that diversity and inclusion in our business is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are an Armed Forces friendly organisation and Disability Confident Leader as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.

 

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. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here.