Macildowie are currently recruiting for a Manufacturing business based in Coventry for a General Ledger Manager. The role would be ideal for somebody who has previous experience managing large AP/AR teams and also a sound understanding of VAT & Intrastat. The business is easily accessible from Coventry, Birmingham & Leicester. If you are looking to become part of an already successful team, to drive and develop the existing structure forwards this is a great opportunity for you. My client is looking for somebody with strong leadership skills and experience in SAP is essential.
Operational & Process Responsibilities
Resole all escalated queries with appropriate internal stakeholders
Manage posting of financial transactions and distributing workload across all GL team members
Maintain integrity of the GL reconciliations
Oversee Expense reporting
Process improvement and standardisation of all GL processes
Manage the VAT and Intrastat reporting
Ensure all records are archived appropriately for audit, tax and statutory requirements
Promote a culture of continuous improvement
Be the first point of contact for the GL team in regards to delivering communication on all issues both internally and externally
Lead the team and continue to motivate and improve performance
Ensuring all team members have the support to achieve both team and personal objectives
Perform other duties as assigned or requested that are in accordance with the responsibilities of a member of the FSSC management team and / or a team lead
Attend the shared service centre Leadership meetings on behalf of the GL team
Monthly reporting management reporting
You will be the type of candidate who has a get up and go attitude. You'll love driving performance and instilling a positive culture within your team. Previous SAP experience is essential and experience in system implementation is desirable. Instrastat, VAT, Capex reporting and intercompany experience is also preferred as this will be a chunk of the role. If you feel you are a good team player and strive from collaborative success, you are resilient and have the ability to drive results this role would be the perfect step in your career.
The company are offering a competitive salary for this position and are looking to interview asap, if you are keen on the role and feel this is something that you would excel in please apply for the role. If you need any additional information regarding the vacancy, please feel free to email myself on
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