Audit & Risk Senior Manager - Financial Services Sector

  • Location

    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Indirect Tax

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum + 15% bonus, 15% pension, 38 days holiday

  • Contact:

    Arthur Blyth

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Fantastic Risk & Governance senior role in Sheffield with a leading financial services organisation.

Your new company
A leading financial services organisation in Sheffield are seeking to appoint into a permanent senior position within their finance team, leading on the governance of their policy and control framework within their finance team.

Your new role
You will draft, implement and maintain finance policies and controls, providing appropriate levels of control whilst also providing appropriate agility and operational flexibility to deliver policy objectives.
You will lead on risk for the team, owning financial risk and control self assessment, whilst also designing plans to mitigate and fill any gaps in current procedures.

Overall, you will manage all accounting policies, ensuring compliance with organisational frameworks, whilst encouraging a culture of control excellence within the finance team, drafting an implementing internal controls where relevant.
Part of your role will include liaising with external tax advisors on the provision of tax advice, as well as oversight of cash management policies and procedures.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have strong experience of the implementation and strengthening of policy and control frameworks, as well as a strong accounting background and established experience within a banking environment.
You will be engaging with high level senior stakeholders within the organisation, so the ability to liaise and communicate at all levels is of vital importance.

A full accountancy qualification is essential for this position.

What you'll get in return
Flexible working options available, alongside a professional and enjoyable working culture.
Salary offering of up to £70,000 per annum is available alongside a leading benefits package of:

  • 15% bonus
  • 15% pension
  • Life assurance
  • Performance related bonus scheme
  • Holiday buy/sell scheme
  • 38 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays

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