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Banking, Insurance and Human Resources
for local, national and international
clients and candidates.

With a local presence and a global reach, we
have successfully been servicing the needs
of clients and candidates from all over the
world since 2001.

Jobs Listing

Title Finance Manager
Salary £35-40k
Location Macclesfield
Job Information

WWB are exclusively recruiting a finance manager for a venture capital backed SME who have grown exponentially recently to over £100m t/o.

The finance manager will be responsible for the accounts of two legal entities and will prepare detailed monthly management accounts, profit and loss accounts, consolidated accounts for board review and sales team analysis, bank and control account reconciliation, variance analysis, VAT returns, cash flow forecasts, payroll management, intercompany, commercial analysis, process improvement and ad hoc projects.

The successful finance manager will be ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified with experience of managing high performance finance teams within entrepreneurial organisations. You will have strong IT skills including Excel and have a high level of communication skills.

Our client offers the opportunity to work within a growing and changing environment where you will be able to develop your skills and career over the long term. For more information contact Richard Hatchett on 0161 669 3800.

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Title Treasury Manager
Salary D.O.E
Location Lagos, Nigeria
Job Information

Our client is an International organisation with a global reach. They currently seek a Treasury Manager to manage the Group’s treasury function. Reporting to the Group FD your role will be to control, monitor and keep up-to-date with the organisations currency and liquidity needs. This is a big role, the turnover of the organisation is in the Billion dollar bracket and they have multi currency and numerous divisions. I therefore seek a suitably qualified treasury/accountant who has worked in similar organisations. You will manage the relationships with numerous banks, deal with import duty, letters of credit, review finance and plan weekly, monthly and 5 year forecasts. You will also manage a team of people managing bank reconciliations. If you are interested we would like to hear from you immediately.

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Title Senior Financial Accountant
Salary £70-90k
Location Dubai
Job Information

WWB is exclusively recruiting a Senior Financial Accountant for a multinational construction and energy services group for their Middle East operations head office in Dubai.

The Senior Financial Accountant will be responsible for liaising with local finance managers over tax, audit and statutory requirements, managing the local statutory accounts production and consolidation processes, reporting to the head office in the UK, working on improving systems and processes, developing long term strategy with the CFO and working with external advisors.

You will be ACA qualified, ideally with one of the big 4, and have worked as a Senior Financial Accountant or Financial Controller recently within the construction, energy and oil & gas sectors in the Middle East region. Essential is a solid understanding of the Statutory and Tax requirements locally within the region as well as UK Gaap and IFRS.

On offer is the opportunity to work with a rapidly growing part of a global organisation and play a key role supporting the CFO and local management teams. Apply online for immediate consideration.

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Title Finance Manager
Salary £35-40k
Location Manchester
Job Information

WWB are exclusively recruiting a finance manager for a multinational distribution and services organisation based in Manchester.

The finance manager will be responsible for all month end close duties, financial statements for two companies, monthly forecasts, accruals and prepayments, statutory compliance and reporting, VAT returns, AP and AR process monitoring, audit preparation, monthly and quarterly management reporting, actual to budget/forecast variances, KPI tracking, commercial analysis and making recommendations to improve business performance.

The successful finance manager will be ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified with a recent background of working to tight reporting timescales, have good interpersonal and communication skills and have experience of divisional structures within large listed organisations. Strong Excel and systems skills would be a distinct advantage.

Our client offers an excellent working environment with the opportunity to develop your skills and experience. Contact Richard Hatchett on 0161 669 3800 for more information.

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Title Financial and Risk Manager
Salary £35-45k
Location Manchester
Job Information

My client is a highly successful financial services organisation who are looking for a Financial and Risk Manager for an immediate start on an initial temporary basis with a view to moving onto a permanent contract. This role ensures that Private Client Accounts are managed to a high standard and provides administration of all group and related holdings to the same high standards.

Key deliverables for the Financial and Risk Manager include: staff management, trade and settlement queries, monitor and action aged debt reports, portfolio performance reviews, monitor performance of in house stocks, Inland Revenue submissions, performance monitoring of funds under management, trade bookings, unit trust settlements and administration of ISAs/PEPs.

The successful Financial and Risk Manager will be qualified ACA/CIMA/ACCA, have a robust personality, be tenacious, have a strong team playing mentality and a right first time attitude. A solid understanding of double entry and strong systems skills are also essential. Strong academics in mathematical based subjects would be a distinct advantage. For more information contact Richard Hatchett on 0161 669 3800.

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Title Financial Planning Analyst
Salary £35-40,000
Location Lancashire
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are exclusively short listing for an experienced Financial Planning Analyst to join an international business on a initial six month contract. As the Financial Planning Analyst, you will play a key role within the organisation through the provision of sales reporting, analysis, budgeting and forecasting to drive business performance. This will include analysis of sales revenue reporting, product performance, pricing and promotions.

Suitable candidates will be of graduate calibre and hold a professional accountancy qualification or experience equivalent. As the Financial Planning Analyst, you will demonstrate excellent excel skills, prior delivery in a financial planning role and possess excellent communication skills. This is a key role within the finance team and therefore experience in a commercial finance role is a prerequisite.

Our client is an international business which has worked aggressively to deliver its business plan. As their strategic plan builds momentum, they are looking to engage a dynamic and commercially focused finance professional for the next exciting stage of their journey. This role is initially offered on a six month basis, a strong possibility of long term opportunities does exist.

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Title European Financial Controller
Salary £50-60,000
Location Lancashire
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are exclusively shortlisting for an experienced European Financial Controller to join an international business based in the Northwest. As the Financial Controller for EMEA, you will be responsible for ensuring the timely and accurate reporting for the countries under your management; effectively manage and drive the performance within the accounting team; manage and maintain the EMEA cash-flow and ensure local compliance in relation to statutory accounts, VAT, instrastat and corporation tax.

Suitable candidates will be of graduate calibre and hold a relevant professional accountancy qualification. As the Financial Controller you will be able to demonstrate appropriate experience in financial control and have managed of a European division for a large corporation. Strong excel skills and a proven track record in business analysis and performance management are necessary.

Our client is a leading international business operating out of 26 countries. Due to a number of key changes within the business, an excellent opportunity exists for a hands on European Financial Controller to join the management team. The role is initially offered on a contract basis however long term opportunities exist for the right individual.

Please contact Saj Akbar on 0161 669 3801 or sakbar@wwbrecruitment.com for a confidential discussion.

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Title Cost Accountant
Salary 25-30,000
Location Stoke-on-Trent
Job Information

WWB are currently representing a leading manufacturing business in Stoke on Trent with their search for a Cost Accountant. This business is currently experiencing growth and therefore is an exciting time to join. This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who enjoys working in a fast paced environment, additionally this role will suit those who are extremely diligent and passionate about their career as a finance professional.
You will be joining an established finance team and work closely with the Finance Director and commercial teams. Key responsibilities include:
-Reviewing costs, making amendments and identifying anomalies which then need to be communicated to senior management
-Analysis and review of standard costings
-Looking at pricing structures for manufactured products and transferring this data
-Working closely with the finance department at budgeting times to ensure the validation of data and rolling out the manufactured standards
-Generating NPI Costing
-Producing timely and accurate reports on monthly manufacturing performance and KPI’s

This role will suit a candidate who is qualified or studying towards their ACCA/CIMA studies. You will be commercially minded and have excellent numerical and analytical abilities. In addition a candidate with strong communication as you will be liaising with various areas of the business across all levels.

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Title Financial Planning & Analysis Analyst
Salary £43,000 + benefits including a car allowance, pension & private medical
Start Date 2014-08-17
Location Birmingham
Job Information

Our client is a rapidly expanding, highly profitable, FTSE 100 business based in Birmingham. The UK CFO has now developed a vision for the UK Finance function and is seeking an experienced financial planning and analysis professional to join the finance team of one of the divisions within the business. You will be responsible for partnering up with key stake-holders across the Group to provide commercial and proactive input on business performance management and insights to maximise potential business opportunities. Key responsibilities include:

  • Consolidate and analyse monthly management / financial reporting for the Director of FP&A and CFO in line with the business unit financial reporting and planning cycles, to include weekly, monthly, quarterly, half-year, and annual requirements.
  • Act as a key point of contact for financial issues between the HQ in Birmingham UK and the Global division.  Actively participate in the Global FP&A Community within the business.
  • Work closely with the finance teams across the globe ensuring that requirements are understood and delivered on time to exceptionally high standards.
  • Help to monitor both financial and operational performance of the business by tracking appropriate key performance indicators.
  • Analyse and understand the cause of variances in actual performance against plan.
  • Support the development and preparation of key corporate reports including the monthly management accounts for the specific business unit.
  • Support the ongoing development of the business unit budgeting and forecasting processes to ensure high quality information is delivered on time.

The ideal candidate for this role will be fully qualified and must have experience of operating in an FP&A role, alternatively ACA qualified with 2 years post qualification experienced, recently moved or ready to move into Industry. The other essential attributes we seek are;

• Demonstration of strong budgeting, forecasting and planning skills
• Strong commercial instincts, excellent presentation skills with the ability to communicate across levels, develop relationships with senior managers and stakeholders
• Good working knowledge of financial practices and GAAP (UK/IFRS) essential

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Title Senior Insolvency Manager
Salary £45,000 negotiable
Start Date 2012-09-07
Location Manchester
Job Information

A successful practice seeks to recruit an experienced Senior Insolvency Manager to look after a case-load consisting of mainly Corporate clients (approximately 95%) and a small team of staff. This is an excellent opportunity to join  an award-winning and growing practice.

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Title Purchase Ledger Consultant
Salary £35-40k pro rata
End Date 2013-03-31
Location Manchester
Job Information

Our large and successful client seeks to recruit an experienced Purchase Ledger Manager/Financial Accountant to undertake a project to review the entire Purchase Ledger processes and controls and to ensure it is fit-for-purpose for multi-million, multi-site organisation. This is a high-volume environment and will require an experienced PL Manager with knowledge of Balance Sheet reconciliations, e-procurement systems and staff management. This is an interim role anticipated to last approximately 6 months.

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Title Interim Managing Director
Salary 90-100k pro rata
End Date 2013-12-31
Location Lancashire
Job Information

Our client, a well-known consumer brands organisation, is seeking to recruit an Interim MD to work with the CEO and senior management team to review, implement change and turnaround the business. The successful candidate will have a strong background in FMCG and will be an experienced operator at this level.

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Title Interim Finance Lead
Salary £50-60k
Location Bury
Job Information

WWB is recruiting an interim finance lead to cover a maternity leave for a UK based subsidiary of a US corporate who specialises in the manufacture and distribution of precision products. 

The finance lead will be responsible for managing the sites cost base, business case submissions, identifying cost savings, conducting financial analysis of savings opportunities and supporting the senior managers of the manufacturing and operational areas. You will be managing a small finance team and be responsible for all statutory and BAU accounting requirements including reporting to the US group.

The successful candidate will be qualified (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) and have both strong financial accounting and commercial skills. Recent experience within the manufacturing sector and reporting to US GAAP requirements are both highly desirable.

This role as finance lead offers an opportunity to play an influential key role within the management team and to add tangible value to the business. Apply online for immediate consideration.

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Title Bookkeeper (AAT)
Salary £18,000 – £20,000
Location Congleton
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are representing a client in the Cheshire area who are looking to identify an experienced cashier or book keeper who is ideally AAT qualified. You will be joining a well-respected business which supports clients across the UK and Europe from an accounting perspective. This is an exciting time to join the business which has grown steadily throughout the last few years with further expansion ahead.

Duties will include:
• In-house Companies and Client bank account reconciliation
• Posting of sales and purchase ledgers within Sage
• Raising of Client invoices and collection of funds
• Procurement of multi-currency via our in-house foreign exchange system
• Dealing with dual exchange rates on a daily basis
• The ability to meet accounting and taxation deadlines

The ideal candidate will need to have a minimum of 3 years’ experience within an Accounts office or practice environment and be fully conversant with Sage Line 50 Accounts package. They must be able to manage a fast paced and changing workload and have excellent attention to detail and eagerness to get it right first time. Have a good level of IT literacy to efficiently use our bespoke on-line case management and accounting system, of which full training will be provided.

For further information please contact Kerri-Ann Hargreaves

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Title Accountant (ACCA/ACA)
Salary £24,000 – £30,000
Location Congleton
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are representing a client in the Cheshire area who is looking to identify a qualified ACCA/ACA qualified accountant on a temporary basis. You will be joining a well-respected business which supports clients across the UK and Europe. This is an exciting time to join the business which has grown steadily throughout the last few years with further expansion ahead.

Reporting to the Group Accountant and board of Directors you will be responsible for producing accounts for a portfolio of clients. It is key to your role that you possess the ability to build relationships and support a client with all their accounting needs. Other responsibilities include but not limited to;

- Producing full UK Company statutory accounts for review & filing
- Presenting accounts to clients
- Personal & Corporate Tax computations
- Assisting in the production of internal management accounts
- Onward reviewing of internal accounting practices
- Production of KPI reports
- Payroll
- VAT returns

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of producing accounts within an accountancy practice environment however as this is not a Chartered Accountants candidates from industry will be considered. In addition you should possess good technical knowledge including an up to date understanding of UK Personal & Corporate Tax and enjoy dealing directly with clients. The preferred candidate will have experience of using Sage Line50 and Digita (or other) Accounting Software with strong Excel skills.

For further information please contact Kerri-Ann Hargreaves

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Title Financial Accounting Manager
Salary £40,000-45,000
Location Preston
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are actively shortlisting for a  talented ACA/ACCA trained finance professional to join their client as a Financial Accounting Manager. As the Financial Accounting Manager, you will play a critical part in providing accounting support and structure to the finance department.

 

There will be a clear focus on creating and establishing financial controls, systems and processes which will deliver accurate, high quality consolidation of group reporting and management information. This will include (not limited to) implementing controls and processes across the group to meet accounting standards, business needs and consistently deliver management reporting and information that supports effective business decision making; design, implement and consolidate group management reporting; prepare and deliver the year end audit, acting as a point of contact for auditors ensuring that they have access to all required areas of the business and their queries are answered; manage and develop a team (4); support the group where appropriate to ensure the sound delivery of business objectives.

 

This is a fantastic opportunity for a career focused ACA/ACCA qualified individual to have significant impact within a growing organisation. The successful candidate must be of graduate calibre and have qualified within a practice environment (top 10 ideally). With a minimum of c3 years post-qualified experience, you will have proven success within a Group/Reporting/Financial Accounting role in a fast-paced, high volume environment. Our client promotes from within and this role would suit finance professionals who are looking to progress in to a Financial Controller position over the next 12-18months.

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Title Audit Senior – Liverpool
Salary £30-35k
Location Liverpool
Job Information
WWB are   working with a global audit firm with operations in over 100 countries to recruit an Audit Senior for their Liverpool office to work with a group of Social Housing clients.

The Audit Senior will be responsible for:
• Assisting the planning, execution and finalisation of all areas of the audit assignments.
• Visiting clients’ premises off site.
• Identifying risk matters and raising where appropriate with managers and/or partners.
• Producing work for the manager and/or partner to review clearly highlighting issues and providing potential solutions to issues identified.
• Identifying and understanding client needs, suggest potential solutions on technical matters and communicate and agree client needs and potential solutions with managers.
• Actively engage with senior client staff in order to gain a good understanding of their business and ensure the efficient execution of the audit.
• Taking primary responsibility for monitoring progress against budget, and when the actual differs from the budget then gain a full understanding for the Manager.
• Supervising, coaching and developing junior members of staff within teams, on client premises and in the office.
• Ensuring compliance with internal (audit methodology and risk management) and external (regulatory) requirements.
• Participating in group, stream and firm wide activities.

The Audit Senior will be:

• Newly Qualified ACA/ACCA or overseas equivalent.
• Educated up to degree level or AAT.
• Experienced in supervising and coaching junior members of staff on site.
• Have working knowledge of UK and International GAAS, IFRS, UK GAAP and   Financial Reporting requirements.
• Have working knowledge of firm services, issues regarding advice, and   regulation and compliance, including anti-money laundering.
• Demonstrable knowledge of current economic and market trends.
• Have experience with Social Housing, Property or Public Sector Clients.

For more information apply online for immediate consideration.

 

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Title Data Analyst
Salary £30-35,000 DoE
Location Lancashire
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are actively short-listing for an accomplished Finance Analyst to join a successful VC backed business.  The Finance Analyst will support the business in the successful delivery of key business projects. This will include active engagement in the business and close interaction with key stakeholders to understand business priorities and translating them through key data analysis.

 

Duties will include (but not limited to)

•             Interrogation and manipulation of different data sets

•             Undertake testing of data migration

•             Develop and manage data management methodology

•             Process mapping/financial modelling

 

Applicants will be of graduate calibre and possess a strong background in financial analysis and data migration. You will have a high level of competency in Excel, Access/SQL and have experience of process mapping/modelling.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills are necessary.

This is an exciting opportunity for a career motivated Finance Analyst to join a high profile business based in the Northwest.  This is a brand new opportunity within the business and the perfect platform to show case your talents.

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Title Finance Director
Salary £80-90k
Location Aberdeen
Job Information

WWB are working with a leading Oil and Gas organisation to recruit a Finance Director in Aberdeen to support a Managing Director and their senior management team.

As the Finance Director you will work closely with the Managing Director to formulate, implement and monitor short, medium and long term business strategies. You will be tasked with commercial analysis, acquisition tracking, dealing with overseas subsidiaries, supporting operational management teams and delivering increased revenues as well as managing the cost base effectively.

The Finance Director will be qualified ACA, CIMA or ACCA with strong academics and an impressive career to date with the ambition to take your career to the next level within a leading Plc. A deep knowledge of Oil, Gas and Engineering sectors is essential as well possessing the personal attributes of strong communication and influencing skills to effectively able to liaise with Directors within the business both operational and within finance.

On offer is the opportunity to work within a growing and market leading international organisation. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding role and have the prerequisite skills and experience please contact Richard Hatchett on 0161 669 3800 for more information.

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Title Audit Senior – Manchester
Salary £30-35k
Location Manchester
Job Information
WWB are working with a global audit firm with operations in over 100 countries to recruit an Audit Senior for their Manchester office to work with a mix of FTSE and AIM listed businesses.

The Audit Senior will be responsible for:
• Assisting the planning, execution and finalisation of all areas of the audit assignments.
• Visiting clients’ premises off site.
• Identifying risk matters and raising where appropriate with managers and/or partners.
• Producing work for the manager and/or partner to review clearly highlighting issues and providing potential solutions to issues identified.
• Identifying and understanding client needs, suggest potential solutions on technical matters and communicate and agree client needs and potential solutions with managers.
• Actively engage with senior client staff in order to gain a good understanding of their business and ensure the efficient execution of the audit.
• Taking primary responsibility for monitoring progress against budget, and when the actual differs from the budget then gain a full understanding for the Manager.
• Supervising, coaching and developing junior members of staff within teams, on client premises and in the office.
• Ensuring compliance with internal (audit methodology and risk management) and external (regulatory) requirements.
• Participating in group, stream and firm wide activities.

The Audit Senior will be:

• Newly Qualified ACA/ACCA or overseas equivalent.
• Educated up to degree level or AAT.
• Experienced in supervising and coaching junior members of staff on site.
• Have working knowledge of UK and International GAAS, IFRS, UK GAAP and Financial Reporting requirements.
• Have working knowledge of firm services, issues regarding advice, and regulation and compliance, including anti-money laundering.
• Demonstrable knowledge of current economic and market trends.
• Have experience with FTSE or AIM listed clients and auditing international groups.

For more information apply online for immediate consideration.

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Title Group Company Accountant
Salary £30-35k
Location Stockport
Job Information

WWB is recruiting a Group Company Accountant to working with the Group Managing Director of a small and successful financial services business in South Manchester.

The Group Company Accountant will be responsible for:

  • Heading up a small finance department in a rapidly expanding finance group
  • Reporting directly to the Managing Director and the Board
  • Low volume but high value transactions
  • Monthly Production of Management Accounts, Group Consolidated Accounts and supporting MI report
  • Production, monitoring and analysis of Financial Forecasts and Budget / Actual variance analysis
  • Cash Flow management including handling Creditor payments and queries

 The Group Company Accountant will have the following experience and skills:

 

  • Experienced Company Accountant
  • Qualified Accountant preferred although not essential
  • Must be highly competent in advanced Excel modelling and producing Excel based financial forecasting
  • Experienced in using Sage MMS
  • Highly professional, presentable and with strong Communication skills
  • Prepared to work in a small team to be involved on a hands on basis for the Accounting function, as well as the high level management reporting responsibilities

 

 On offer is the opportunity to work in a fast growing and dynamic organisation and play a key role within the management team. Apply online for immediate consideration.

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Title Quality Assurance Manager
Salary $84000-$102,000
Location East Africa
Job Information

My client is one of the region leading Food Manufacturers and is currently seeking an experienced Food Quality Assurance Manager to be based out of their East Africa.

Key responsibilities for the successful Quality Assurance Manager will include:

  • To co-ordinate the establishment of, implementation, maintenance and improvement of quality management systems for the safe and consistent manufacture of chilled products to the standards required for specifications, legislation and good manufacturing practices.
  • To manage the Technical team in the absence of the Technical Manager from site.
  • Management of 6 direct reports
  • Ensure on-going site accreditation to HACCP
  • Must have knowledge of Coca Cola or Pepsi quality system
  • Assist and measure site compliance to legislative, business and customer requirements and work closely with customer technical representatives.
  • Work closely with Process Development to implement new recipes, products and processes into manufacturing effectively.
  • Participate in delivering and supporting others in the Quality based improvements required on site.
  • Ensure on-going certification to the sites quality based accreditation and Customer Audit standards.
  • Lead the factory QA team to effectively manage the sites quality management system, legal requirements, business standards and processes.

The successful Quality Assurance Manager will ideally have a relevant degree or equivalent qualification within food and MUST have a background in Quality Assurance Management within Food FMCG environments.  In addition to being certified in ISO, HACCP, and others international quality system.

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Title Head of Corporate Audit
Start Date 2014-08-31
End Date 2014-08-10
Location East Africa
Job Information
  • Audit   Program

Plan   and establish a risk based Internal Audit Program for Financial audit of accounting   records, systems, operations, internal controls, financial and non-financial   information throughout the Group including review of compliance with group’s policies   & procedures.

Plan   and carry out operational audits of all functions to identify control and   process improvement areas.

To   develop computer audit capability and competency within the corporate audit   team and carry out appropriate computer auditing programmes.

  • IFRS   (International Financial Reporting Standards)/IAS (International Accounting   Standards)/ compliance

Review Group’s accounting policies & procedures to ensure that these   are in line with IFRS/IAS & recommend improvements.

  • Audit   Findings / Observations

Discuss audit findings/observations and issues with line and senior   managers along with recommendations for their response, person responsible   & date for implementation of agreed recommendations.

  • Audit   Report

Report   the audit findings, recommendations, Management response to the concerned   GMs, CFO and Board of Directors for their information and/or follow up action.

To   establish an audit and risk committee for Group.

  •   ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) or   Computer based System

Participate in the planning,   design, development, implementation and operation of computer based systems   to ensure adequate controls are incorporated in the system.

  •   Risk Management

Lead the roll-out, training and   adoption of best practice risk management across Group.

  •   Waste and efficiency reviews

To carry out waste and   efficiency reviews to support the business units in their attempts to deliver   operational savings.

  •   Special Assignments

Lead Internal investigation   into areas of fraud, weakness or potential malpractices.

To audit significant projects   to ensure that Group project management requirements have been complied with

  •   Team   Performance

Lead, Coach, motivate, develop, manage & guide internal audit team   to achieve agreed targets within the budgeted time & enhancement of their   career development.

  •   Finance   Board

To act as a full participating member of the Group   Finance Board contributing to the development and implementation of the   finance strategy and operating model..

 
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Title Finance Director
Salary £75k-£85k
Location Nigeria
Job Information

My Client a successful Manufacturing business is currently recruiting a Financial Director to come and Join their expanding business.

Reporting directly to the CFO you will have 8 direct reports that will deal with the transactional finance and payroll

 Your Duties will include:

  •  All Financial reporting for the Group
  • Management of the Finance department and a Finance team of 2
  • Control of the company project accounts, working closely with the Project Managers to maximize the profitability of ongoing projects.
  • Sole responsibility for all the groups VAT and Corporation Tax
  • Reporting to the Finance Director and Managing Director on the Groups Financial position

 

Essential Experience required 

  • A minimum of 5 years’ Experience in a similar role
  • high attention to detail
  • work proactively under pressure
  • Effective communicator

 Desirable (Not Essential) 

  • Experience working in a Manufacturing Business
  • ACA, ACCA or CIMA (However QBE will be considered)
  • Experience dealing with Project Accounts or working as a Project Accountant
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Title Head of Legal & Compliance
Salary US$130K-150K
Location Doha-Qatar
Job Information

We are seeking a Head of Legal & Compliance to join our new office in Doha. This will be an exciting role involved in setting up of the L&C for our Qatar Branches.

Key Roles & Responsibilities:
As a senior member of the function make a significant contribution to the direction of the Legal and Compliance function in Qatar.
Promote, lead and manage the culture and practice of Compliance within regulatory requirements and ethical standards consistent with supporting the Group’s strategic direction and growth aspirations in Qatar.

Establish and maintain frameworks within Qatar to ensure compliance with applicable banking regulations, internal policies, procedures and codes so as to protect the reputation of the bank with its regulators and balance the needs of other stakeholders.
To identify, mitigate, monitor and manage regulatory (including financial crime) risks across Qatar.
Ensure the effectiveness of the Group’s management of Legal, Compliance and Regulatory Risk issues by taking Country level responsibility and leadership for:
*Legal *Compliance & Regulatory Risk *FCR To maintain close and open relationships with the regulators in Qatar.

For the following functions: business, regional and country Compliance teams and Financial Crime Risk: *Oversee the implementation of Group Compliance policies and procedures through appropriate training and communication and, where necessary, recommend appropriate Compliance policies and procedures for approval by relevant committees. Support implementation of Business Compliance policies and procedures. *Ensure effective management of compliance matters across Qatar working closely with TB and WB Compliance at Group. Assume active involvement in problem-solving and crisis management over critical issues that have an impact on the Bank’s business/operations in Qatar. *Working with Business Compliance where necessary, in the event of serious regulatory breaches, or where risk tolerances have been breached, responsible for ensuring Group and Regional Compliance Management are informed and that actions are taken quickly to remediate and/or activities are ceased. *Ensure appropriate and effective risk based monitoring is conducted by Compliance across Qatar *Provide reports to Country, Regional and Group teams on key regulatory risks. *Advise the CFO/COO Qatar on material Compliance issues as required and provide support to CFO/COO’s on material compliance and regulatory risk issues to ensure that appropriate arrangements for meeting regulatory obligations and maintain high standards of conduct, in accordance with internal policies are established and monitored. *Drive the institutionalisation of regulatory relationships across Qatar and work with the local CEO to ensure effective Regulatory Relationship Plans are in place. *Ensure the function in Qatar is appropriately resourced by competent staff sufficiently independent in performing duties objectively *Promote the migration of best practice and lessons learned. *Responsibilities exclude BCP/ Crisis Management and Operational Risk management. *Legal Responsibilities: – Through local knowledge and relationship and communication with external lawyers, ensure that any information made on changes on local laws is conveyed to the WB Regional Legal Team, Middle East. – Present to Manco on at least semi annual basis summary report on litigations. – Capture any local legal risks in RRMI.

In addition, this Job Description should be read in conjunction with the Management Manual. The Manual defines responsibilities for establishing, maintaining and implementing the Group’s high level systems and controls.

Requirements

Qualifications & Skills
*Solid experience in the regulatory field or equivalent relevant legal experience. *A strong understanding of the regulatory environment in Qatar *Strong analytical skills. *Good judgment enabling the provision of sound advice in difficult areas of law, regulation and practice and the proactive management of compliance and regulatory risk. *Personal authority, integrity and ethics. *An inquisitive and proactive approach to practices, procedures and specific transactions. *Ability to manage and give leadership to subordinates across Qatar. *Independence, robustness and resilience. *Sharp business acumen, including the ability to assess risk. *Strong leadership qualities, excellent inter-personal skills and multi-cultural awareness. *Strong integrity, independence & resilience. *Personal authority with proven ability to establish relationships and exert influence at senior levels of the Group and with regulators and other external stakeholders. *Arabic language skills are preferred

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Title Head of Recruitment, Gulf Region
Salary US$130K-150K
Location Doha-Qatar
Job Information

We are currently seeking a senior professional to join our team in the role of Head of Recruitment, Gulf Region.

 Principal Accountabilities

  • Drives and oversees delivery of recruitment outcomes for the company across all segments (volume, specialist, executive, graduate and contingent workforce) across businesses and functions
  • Provides regional leadership in resourcing best practice and delivery of recruitment for the business through in-house recruitment and/or third party providers to ensure a quality pipeline of talent to meet current and future business demands in the region.
  • Drive the Middle East resourcing agenda forward, as well as collaborating with Group to implement global initiatives with the ability to act globally and translate deliverables locally in home market to meet business needs.
  • Guide and advise country recruitment teams across the region in the Middle East, positively influencing within a complex matrix environment.
  • Partners with HR Generalists, business teams, Recruitment Process Outsourcing  (RPO) and/or in-house recruiters to understand business requirements, develop and update demand plans and sourcing plans.
  • Provides relationship management and advice to the regional HR and senior business executives on resourcing strategies and policies by clearly articulating the value to the business.
  • Reviews and manages suppliers performance against Service Level Agreement (SLA) through regular governance meetings to ensure continued improvement in recruitment process efficiency, quality of hires and candidates and hiring managers’ experience.
  • Benchmarks against external best practice to drive quality recruitment services as a major contributor to a world-class HR function, valued by the company and admired by the market

Desired Skills and Experience

Requirements

  •  Bachelor/Masters’ Degree in Human Resources/General Management.
  • Significant recruitment experience at a senior level with demonstrated commercial delivery and strong track record of recruitment process and operational management.
  • Extensive experience in Banking/Information Technology/Information Technology Enabled/Outsourcing characterized by high and varied demand for manpower
  • Demonstrable success of managing and driving external RPO vendor including account management, issue/escalation management and monitoring Service Level Agreement performance of the outsourced provider
  • Substantial experience in managing a large complex department in a matrix environment and working virtually in a global team
  • Expertise in Recruitment Analytics and Project Management
  • Outstanding track record of people leadership, inspiring excellence in service delivery as well as innovation
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship management skills with the ability to liaise and manage senior stakeholders at the executive level
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Title Group Finance Contoller
Salary £80k-£90k per annum
Location Nigeria
Job Information

Our client is a prestigious PLC whom specialises in FMCG and based in Nigeria. The business are currently experiencing an exciting period of change and are seeking to recruit a Group Financial Controller to drive output across a variety of business functions under the guidance of a strong CFO.

The role will broadly encompass the development and delivery of key management reporting to the board and the improvement of key business data within commercial, manufacturing, procurement and supply chain. Working with a well-established team the role will be split between financial control, planning, process change and improvement, commercial projects and will suit a proactive individual who is seeking a role with the capacity to make an immediate impact.

Duties will include:-

  • Responsibility for the financial management of the department, including setting goals for direct reports
  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory and appropriate accounting regulations and standards
  • Monitor and forecast company’s cash requirements, identify peak cash requirements, manage cash to maintain sufficient headroom
  • Develop and manage cash investment strategy
  • Control and planning of annual audit and statutory accounting process
  • Responsible for Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and cashiering functions
  • Regularly review of performance of AP and AR functions, monitoring performance to departmental goals and objectives
  • Responsible for departmental budgets
  • Responsible for ensuring department strives to achieve departmental goals and targets
  • Driving annual company budgeting process
  • Maintain appropriate relationships with other senior members of staff
  • Understanding and reporting      of key trends and performance issues within the business and impact on      overall targets

Being qualified ACA, ACCA or equivalent you will have a thorough approach to problem solving, a proven track record of relationship development and experience of working at Board Level with external providers and senior stakeholders. With a strong local and international presence and excellent long term prospects, this is an exceptional opportunity to influence the direction and success of the business

 

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Title IFA Administrator
Salary £16,000-£20,000
End Date 2014-07-31
Location Preston, Lancashire
Job Information

My client is a successful firm of IFAs based in Preston, seeking to appoint an experienced Financial Services Administrator. You will work within a team to support the IFAs with the processing of new business, liaising with providers and all other administrative duties. This company offers a pleasant working environment and will provide study support to complete professional qualifications if desired.

Applicants should be experienced working in an IFA office and have exposure to dealing with HNW individuals and experience of the full range of financial planning products including pensions and investments. You will ideally have worked with 1st Software. Salary is negotiable depending on experience. Please apply to Leanne Boddy at WWB Recruitment.

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Title Financial Controller – EMEA
Salary £50-60,000
Location Lancashire
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are actively  shortlisting for an experienced European Financial Controller to join an international business based in the Northwest. As the Financial Controller for EMEA, you will be responsible for ensuring the timely and accurate reporting for the countries under your management; effectively manage and drive the performance within the accounting team; manage and maintain the EMEA cash-flow and ensure local compliance in relation to statutory accounts, VAT, instrastat and corporation tax.

Suitable candidates will be of graduate calibre and hold a relevant professional accountancy qualification. As the Financial Controller you will be able to demonstrate appropriate experience in financial control and have managed of a European division for a large corporation. Strong excel skills and a proven track record in business analysis and performance management are necessary.

Our client is a leading international business operating out of 26 countries. Due to a number of key changes within the business, an excellent opportunity exists for a hands on European Financial Controller to join the management team. The role is initially offered on a contract basis however long term opportunities exist for the right individual.

Please contact Saj Akbar on 0161 669 3801 or sakbar@wwbrecruitment.com for a confidential discussion.

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Title Group Finance Director
Salary £80-90k
Location Cumbria
Job Information

Our client is a privately owned business based in Cumbria who have grown significantly into an operation spanning three distinct business streams. A talented finance director is sought to replace the incumbent who is retiring in 2014.

The finance director will be responsible for the competent financial management of the group finances adhering to all statutory reporting requirements. You will set and implement financial policy and strategy with the CEO, ensure that the group accounts and monthly management information is collated accurately and effectively, review business performance and drive improvements, set Capex guidelines and perform all group treasury duties.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate effective management of a group of companies and possess the ability to influence positively outcomes under challenging and changing market conditions. You will need to have a high level of influencing skills, gravitas and strong leadership capabilities.

Our client can offer the opportunity to work closely with a CEO to drive the business forward and play a key board level role within the organisation. Contact Richard Hatchett on 0161 669 3800 for more information.

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Title Financial Controller
Salary £55-70k
Location Aberdeen
Job Information

WWB is representing a rapidly growing oil and gas services organisation to recruit a talented Financial Controller on a permanent basis to report to the Finance Director of a rapidly growing division of a successful plc.

The financial controller will be responsible for:
• Managing the finance team
• Producing management accounts
• Reporting against KPI’s, budgets and regular forecasts
• Overhead and capital expenditure reporting
• Developing product costing and stock valuation systems
• Debt control and cash management
• Statutory reporting including HMRC compliance and statutory accounts
• Managing the IT department
• Assisting the FD with commercial decision making analysis
• Liaising with group finance

The successful financial controller will be ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified and will have the ability to manage a small multi-disciplined team effectively as well supporting the FD with commercial projects. You will have experience of working within a blue chip corporate environment as well the capacity to work within a growing SME such as a division of a plc. Systems skills including advanced Excel and systems process improvement experience are essential. Previous experience of managing an IT team would be an advantage.

Our client can offer an excellent working environment and career progression.

Salary £55-70k + benefits including car and pension.

Contact Richard Hatchett on 0161 669 3800 or apply online for immediate consideration.

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Title Commercial Management Accountants
Salary £36-40k
Location Manchester
Job Information

WWB is exclusively recruiting two commercial management accountants for a growing and dynamic business who is based in the North West and operates nationally. They have a number of well-known brands in their portfolio and are looking to add two talented accountants to assist their growth plans.

The commercial management accountants will be responsible for producing all the management accounts for several entities across multiple sites, working on projects, sales and margin analysis, payroll cost analysis, working with senior management and operational heads to analyse costs and drive profit margins and revenues. There will also be the opportunity to work on acquisition targeting and tracking as well as integrating any new businesses to the portfolio.  

You will be ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified with strong commercial skills, have very strong Excel and analysis skills and possess recent experience within a multi-site retail or leisure operation.  

Our client can offer the opportunity to work in a fun, challenging and rewarding business to develop your career. Apply online for immediate consideration.

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Title Private Client Investment Manager
Salary £30k
Location Manchester
Job Information

WWB is recruiting for a Private Client Investment Manager to join our client on a permanent basis to proactively assist with the investment activity of Private Clients.

Duties include:
*Undertake and record trades.
*Communicate investment recommendations.
*Deal with client queries.
*Liaise internally with settlements team.
*Monitoring funds and company’s holdings.
*Monitoring news relevant to stocks and prices.
*Regularly provide analysis on external markets.
*Complete performance reviews and update monthly stock recommendations.

The successful candidate will come from a strong mathematical background ideally from outside the financial services sector. Our client is particularly interested in candidates from a technical sales role within the engineering, pharmaceutical, biotech or IT as example sectors however this is not exhaustive.

The following attributes are essential: logical mathematical reasoning, mental agility, service culture mentality, ability to understand key drivers of the business, organised, tenacious, interested in current affairs and able to be a good team player. Apply online for immediate consideration.

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Title Financial Controller
Salary £25-30k
Location Edinburgh
Job Information

WWB are recruiting a part qualified accountant to work as a financial controller for an iconic business based in Edinburgh.

As financial controller you will be responsible for managing two staff, delivering all transactional accounts through the team and liaising with the shared service centre, analysing all pre and post event financials, margin analysis, commercial management, operational stakeholder management and ad hoc projects.

The financial controller will be ACA/CIMA/ACCA part qualified with a high level of attention to detail, be technically sound with a commercial mind set, possess strong interpersonal and communication skills and be credible and effective with operational staff of all levels.

The role of financial controller will offer a part qualified accountant the opportunity to work for a household name, develop your management and commercial skills and to see tangible differences to the operations and bottom line through your work. Benefits include study support. For more information contact Richard Hatchett on 0161 669 3800.

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Title Account Executives – Group Risk
Salary £17,000-£25,000
Location Edinburgh
Job Information

My client is a leading provider of Employee Benefits and Group Risk services seeking to appoint additional Group Risk Account Executives to join their team based in Edinburgh. This company offers a nurturing culture that recognises success and encourages contribution from employees. If you are looking to join an international organisation and embark on a prosperous career in financial services then this could be the opportunity for you.

The role will involve the administration and on going management of a portfolio of Accounts, therefore I am looking to speak to applicants with exposure working with Group Risk products. It is essential to have first class communication and organisational skills.

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Title Internal Auditor
Salary 35000-42000
Location Liverpool
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are actively shortlisting for an Internal Auditor to join a blue chip business based in Liverpool. As a first time mover into industry, you will be part of a team overseeing and reviewing controls/processes for a high profile business and its subsidiaries. This will include, site audits, performance reviews, developing/improving controls and working closely with process owners to ensure effective delivery. This is truly a fantastic opportunity for someone who is embarking on their career, giving you access to the SMT and a perfect springboard on which to develop your skills and develop your career with a fast track to a senior role.

Suitable candidates will be of graduate calibre and have recently obtained their professional accountancy qualification in a small/medium practice environment. With hands on experience of accounts production and audit you will be an ambitious and committed individual who is looking to develop their career in industry.
Our client is a high profile business with a strong portfolio of brands synonomous with quality and excellence. As part of their continued development plan, a first class opportunity is available for a career motivated individual to join the team. Our client invest and nurture talent, as such this is the perfect role to introduce you to the senior management team/senior board and is the perfect platform on which to showcase your talents.

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Title Project Accountant
Salary £35-45,000
Location Liverpool
Job Information

WWB are actively shortlisting for a qualified Project Accountant to join a high profile business based in Merseyside. As the Project Accountant, you will be tasked with establishing project finance systems; preparing financial reports; reviewing financial performance measures relevant to the business objectives; providing on-going financial risk analysis and recommendations of risk management strategies and support key stakeholders in relation to budgets, expenditure and potential financial risks.

Suitable candidates will hold a professional accountancy qualification and have recent and relevant experience in a similar role. You will be able to display relevant experience in developing financial operational systems and schedules, possess excellent financial management skills and have a proven ability to prioritise in a demanding environment delivering to tight deadlines. Experience of using ERP and advanced excel and preferred.

Our client is leading international business which has exceeded its growth targets in the last fiscal. As part of their continued success a new opportunity exist for a strong Project Accountant with exceptional analytical, financial reporting, and presentation skills to join the team.

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Title Finance Business Partner
Salary £40-45k
Location Cheshire
Job Information

WWB are exclusively representing an international engineering organisation in their search for a talented Finance Business Partner to join them on an initial six month contract.

You will provide the link between finance and operations and have responsibility for over 50 non-finance specialists delivering high level financial support to them. Duties include: budgeting, forecasting, cost centre reporting, setting up new projects, CAPEX appraisal and business case submission, KPI reporting and liaising with finance and operational senior management.

Candidates must be ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified and have demonstrated the ability to add tangible value in a commercial role recently. Ideally you will come from an engineering or manufacturing background. SAP is essential as are strong Excel skills. Communication and interpersonal skills must be to a high level. Candidates who have experience of interfacing with an R&D function would be of particular interest.

Our client can offer a challenging and rewarding working environment and the role will give the successful candidate the opportunity to add real value to the business. Contact Richard Hatchett on 0161 669 3800 for more details.

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Title Commercial Finance Manager
Salary Negotiable DoE
Location Manchester or London
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are actively shortlisting for a Commercial Finance Manager to join a leading UK service provider. Working closely with financial and operational teams you will be responsible for providing commercial support in the preparation of new bids, new tenders and the renewal of contracts. This will include identifying and exploring new business opportunities, price differentials, trend analysis and performance reviews.

Suitable candidates will be of graduate calibre and hold an appropriate accountancy qualification. With a strong understanding of the private medical sector you will display sound commercial acumen in your current role, posses good systems knowledge, display excellent communication and negotiating skills and have the confidence and credibility to operate at director level both internally and externally.

Our client is a leading provider of medical services well respected in its community. As the Commercial Finance Manager you will play a key role in delivering business strategy and contribute greatly to the design and delivery of key initiatives. Our clients offers a structured and detailed programme of personal development to ensure continued career development.

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Title Financial Analyst
Salary £35,000
Location Lancashire
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are actively short-listing for a commercially focused Financial Analyst to join an expanding business based in the Northwest. As the Financial Analyst you will support the continued growth of the business in the provision of key financial information and analysis. This will include the preparation of financial forecasts and budgets, analysis of KPI’s, development of financial models, analysis of revenue streams and reporting on deviations. You will also be required to work with other departments building strong productive relationships optimising business opportunities.
Suitable candidates will be of graduate calibre and be at the latter stages of study (CIMA/ACCA/ACA) or have recently obtained their accountancy qualification. You will possess strong knowledge and experience of budgeting and forecasting financial information, possess excellent communication skills demonstrated in effective business partnering, and have first class analytical skills using Excel, Access and VB for data extraction and analysis.
Our client is a profitable business with a broad customer base. As it continues to expand, an excellent opportunity exists for a career mobile Financial Analyst to join the team. This role will play a pivotal role in the delivery of business strategy and is the perfect stage to showcase talent in a progressive business.

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Title Finance Assistant
Salary £14-18,000 d.o.e
Location Knutsford
Job Information

Our client is a large and successful business. They now seek to recruit an experienced Finance Assistant to work with the Divisional Controller on a variety of basic Finance tasks. The successful candidate will be a hard-working, polite person, with good IT/keyboard skills, an eye for detail and accuracy, with a friendly, outgoing personality. This is an urgent requirement, and therefore the role is initially offered on a temporary basis, but a permanent role does exist for the right person.

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Title Audit Manager
Salary £45,000
Location South Manchester
Job Information

I’m currently looking for an Audit Manager for a Northwest firm of chartered accountants. The role is based in South Manchester and will focus on managing the portfolio of clients with the partners. Typically client turnover range from£ 3 – 100m t/o, average around £20m t/o. This is an outstanding firm and will suit an existing audit Manager in a top 20 firm.

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Title General Manager
Salary US$100k
Location Tanzania
Job Information

Our rapidly expanding client seeks an ambitious and experienced General Manager to lead their operation in Tanzania. You should be a accomplished GM with experience of managing the day-to-day operations of a busy organisation.

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Title Strategic HR Manager
Start Date 2013-06-05
Location Lagos, Nigeria
Job Information

Our client is a major international organisation based in Lagos but with offices globally.
They are currently looking for a strategic HR Manager. I would be interested to hear from any HR professionals in Lagos who have
been to instrumental in building and training teams and putting in place structures.

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Title Senior Management Accountant
Salary £30,000-£40,0000
Location Manchester
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are exclusively short listing for a commercial senior Management Accountant/Finance Manager to join a growing business based in Manchester. This is a newly created position due to business growth. Reporting to the UK Controller with a dotted line to the GM, the senior Management Accountant/Finance Manager will be responsible for all aspects of the month end close process for two companies, ensure compliance with local statutes and reporting, prepare and file VAT returns and assist in the preparation of budgets, forecasts and annual financial plan.

Suitable candidates will hold an appropriate professional accountancy qualification and will be able to demonstrate an all round accounting skill-set in a successful, forward looking business. A broad level of I.T knowledge is required to develop and enhance existing reporting, ensuring key business information is communicated to the SMT. Equally you will be able to take a comprehensive business view, providing a financial perspective on the decision making process.

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Title Financial Accountant
Salary £30-40k
Location Cheshire
Job Information

WWB are recruiting a financial accountant for a market leading financial services organisation to join a key and successful regional finance team in this newly created role. Reporting to and supporting the financial controller you will be responsible for ensuring financials are correctly stated and understood, support cost management and regulatory reporting.

Accountabilities include: fixed asset management, cost reporting, cost analysis, inter-company reconciliations, revenue recognition, bank and cash reconciliations, debtor/creditor reporting, regulatory reporting to HMRC and FCA, VAT control and systems support provision.

You will also provide commercial analysis of regional financials and liaise with the regional sales managers to provide accurate and relevant information about income and expenses to support decision making.

Candidates will be ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified and our client will look at candidates currently in practice who are looking for their first move into industry as well as candidates already in industry. You must have strong Excel skills and any current financial services or SAP experience would be an advantage. Strong communication skills, an ability to question current processes and adaptability to change are all essential. Contact Richard Hatchett on 0161 669 3800 for more information.

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Title Commercial Sales Accountant
Salary £40k + car + bonus
Location Macclesfield
Job Information

WWB are working with a successful contract services organisation to recruit a Commercial Sales Accountant to join their team.

The Commercial Sales Accountant will be responsible for managing the financials for large sales tenders ensuring all internal and external deadlines are met, working with the sales teams preparing initial bid finances, analyse and appraise bid finances, review and approve client submission documents, attend client presentations as required and assist with any ad hoc projects.

Candidates must be ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified with a track record of working on sales, bids and tenders ideally within the contract services sector. High level communication skills and an ability to embed finance within sales teams is essential and you will be required to be able to demonstrate where you have been able to add value to sales and operational processes. Strong Excel skills are essential and Hyperion experience would be an advantage.

On offer is a highly visible role within the business which will give you the opportunity to utilise and demonstrate your commercial skills to add tangible benefit to the sales process. For more information contact Richard Hatchett.

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Title Financial Controller
Salary £50-60,000
Location Manchester
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are actively shortlisting for an experienced hands on Financial Controller to join a NASDAQ listed business based in the Northwest. As part of the senior management team, you will be responsible for all UK reporting including financial statements, monthly financials and quarterly reporting packs. The Financial Controller’s role will be to provide leadership to the finance team, be responsible for system and process improvements, manage working capital and provide meaningful management information to the SMT to support the commercial decision process.

Suitable candidates will be of graduate calibre and hold an appropriate accountancy qualification (ACA/ACCA/ACMA) with experience of working in a fast paced business. An ability to demonstrate expertise in contract review/negotiation, transfer pricing and IFRS/US/UK GAAP would be advantageous. Experience of ERP (Oracle/SAP) systems and strong excel skills are preferred.

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Title Assistant Group Treasurer
Salary £25-30k
Location Cumbra
Job Information

WWB is assisting a large and growing plc to recruit an Assistant Group Treasurer to work in their Head Office finance team.

The Assistant Group Treasurer will be responsible for: daily bank reporting, conducting financial analysis, providing regular updates on interest rates and Foreign Exchange activity to mitigate risk, intercompany loan accounts and summaries, debtors reports, production of Group Treasury update reports, Group and intercompany netting, intercompany accounts, credit card reporting, project work in relation to acquisitions, cash forecast models, maintenance of loan agreements, review of expense claims and new cash management structures.

The Assistant Group Treasurer will be responsible for developing relationships with multiple lenders and therefore must be professional and confident with strong stakeholder management skills both internally and externally. This role also has two direct reports and therefore previous line management experience is preferred.

This role would suit an individual who is ACT qualified who has previously worked within a large finance team and has experience in covering Treasury duties (with desire to develop a career within a full Treasury role and would like to take the Corporate Treasury Exams), or alternatively an experienced individual who has previously worked within a Treasury role. Apply online for immediate consideration.

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Title Finance Manager
Salary £40-45,000
Location Merseyside
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are actively shortlisting for a career motivated Finance Manager to join a profitable manufacturing corporation based in Merseyside. As the Finance Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the accurate and timely delivery of monthly management accounts, financial statements and the budgeting and forecasting process. The Finance Manager will also play a pivotal role in supporting the senior management team in the commercial decision making process.

Suitable candidates will be of graduate calibre and have obtained an appropriate professional accountancy qualification. To be considered for the post of Finance Manager, you will possess a minimum of 2 years post qualified experience and have hands-on experience of the manufacturing sector. This position is second to the Divisional Director and it is imperative you have had both balance sheet and P&L experience. Experience and knowledge of ERP systems would be advantageous as is managing and mentoring a small team.

Our client is a well known US corporation and its customer base includes blue chip brands. This position is an exceptional opportunity for a talented finance professional who is looking to progress within a global organisation. Excellent promotional opportunities exist for the right candidate.

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Title Financial Controller
Salary £35,000 – £45,000
Location Manchester,
Job Information

We are currently looking for a Financial Controller for a service based organisation based in the Manchester area (west of the city centre). We are handling this role on an exclusive basis. This is an opportunity for someone at the Finance Manager, Management Accountant or Financial Accountant level to step up to the Controller position. It is therefore ideal for someone who is qualified and wishes to further advance their career. Looking after 2 junior member of the Finance team (Accounts Assistants) your role will encompass a wide variety of duties such as preparing complex management accounts, group reconciliations, developing models for potential acquisitions. Working closely with the FD you will support this position helping with a variety of tasks.

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Title Commercial Sales Accountant
Salary Competitive
Location Macclesfield
Job Information

WWB are assisting a £200m t/o services organisation recruit a Commercial Sales Accountant to join their team on a permanent basis.

The Commercial Sales Accountant will be responsible for: managing complex sales tenders, supporting preparation of initial bid finances, analyse and benchmark bid finances, manage the approval process, liaise with and update key senior stakeholders, review and approve client submission documents, attend client presentations and ad hoc sales finance tasks as required.

You will be ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified with strong Excel modelling skills and have previous experience of working in a contract services organisation working on bids, tenders and contract delivery. Strong communication and presentation skills are essential.

On offer is the opportunity to work in a challenging and rewarding role where you will be able to see tangible differences to the business from your input on the financials of the contract bids, from inception to award and delivery. For more information contact Richard Hatchett.

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Title Group Financial Controller
Salary £80-100k
Location Cumbria
Job Information

WWB are assisting a consistently growing Plc with a market cap of over £500m to recruit a Group Financial Controller for their Head Office in Cumbria.

As Group Financial Controller you will report to the Group Finance Director and be responsible for: commercial analysis, acquisition target tracking and integration, foreign exchange, currency hedging, group accounts consolidation including overseas subsidiaries, managing audit and banking relationships, monthly board reports, annual group accounts and management of the Tax and Treasury functions.

The Group Financial Controller will be qualified ACA, CIMA or ACCA with extensive experience of working in a large, complex and changing organisations. You will need to demonstrate being able to run finance teams effectively within a demanding Plc environment as well as contributing to the formulation and execution of short, medium and long term business strategies.

Our client offers the opportunity to work within a growing and market leading organisation with extensive international operations. If you are looking for a challenging but rewarding role and have the pre-requisite skills and experience please contact Richard Hatchett on 0161 669 3800 for more information.

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Title Financial Controller
Salary £40-45,000
Location Hereford
Job Information

WWB Recruitment are exclusively short-listing for a commercially focused Financial Controller to join a profitable manufacturing business. As the financial steward for the site, you will be responsible for the financial control and administration of a £60m operation. This will include the timely production of management accounts; producing an annual budget; detailed forecasts and resolving controls/process issues. As the Financial Controller you will offer commercial insight into business opportunities and provide financial support and guidance to ensure continued success.

Suitable candidates will be of graduate calibre and hold a relevant accountancy qualification. This role requires costing experience and specifically, for someone to have gained their experience in a busy manufacturing environment. Good technical ability will be supplemented with a commercial outlook. Strong systems skills and previous exposure to a multi-disciplined team would be advantageous.

Our client is a successful manufacturing business with a strong presence throughout Europe. Recognised by their peers as being at the forefront of research and development, they continue to secure new business in a competitive sector. A new opportunity now exists for a ambitious Financial Controller to join the team. Excellent promotional opportunities exist for the successful candidate.

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Title Finance Manager
Salary £25000-30000
Location Macclesfield
Job Information

My client is an entrepreneurial and rapidly growing organisation who are looking to recruit a finance manager to manage the day to day accounts team and ensure cost effectiveness across the group.

Key responsibilities for the finance manager include: managing the daily tasks and work load of three accounts assistants, ensuring all payments are made correctly, efficient collections, recording and processing of invoices on the Sage system, credit control duties, raising sales invoices, expense processing, petty cash reconciliation, utility cost management, group banking, staff performance including reviews and target setting, reviewing financial processes for continuous improvement and supporting the group FC with ad hoc commercial projects.

The finance manager will be AAT qualified and/or part qualified ACA/CIMA/ACCA and have experience in: managing teams, SAGE systems, streamlining processes and strong Excel skills.

On offer is the opportunity to play an instrumental role within the organisations management team and to make a real difference to the business performance. For more information contact Richard Hatchett on 0161 669 3800.

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Title Insolvency Case Manager
Salary £20,000 – £22,000
Location Stockport
Job Information

Our client, a successful firm of Insolvency Practitioners, based in Stockport, is seeking to appoint an experienced Insolvency Case Manager. This broad customer services based role will require you to focus on the upkeep and maintenance of a large and varied client base. Your ability to work well within a team, to both maximise performance and to meet personal and company targets is key.

Duties will include being responsible for the completion of income and expenditure reviews and annual reports in line with relevant IVA protocol, building a good relationship with your client base to maximise retention and cross selling opportunities, making welcome and courtesy calls, checking and monitoring monthly contributions, pursuing clients for collection of arrears, setting variation, full and final and termination meetings and dealing with creditor contact received by clients.

The ideal candidate will have experience of dealing with formal personal insolvency procedures, confidence in English and Scottish insolvency laws and procedures, an inquisitive and analytical approach with a keen eye for detail and excellent report writing skills, strong communication skills with an analytical approach to work, and experience of dealing with creditors, collectors and bailiffs. You will also need to have outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to deal with a high volume of cases whilst ensuring deadlines are met and be committed, proactive, and passionate about delivering the best possible service to clients.

Salary: £20,000 – £22,000 per annum dependant on experience.

For further details please apply to Leanne Boddy at WWB Recruitment.

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