- 04 June 2021
Finance Professional ManchesterSupport | Manchester, United Kingdom
At Mainfreight we are anything but typical. This is not your standard crunch, report and repeat role! We want a Finance Professional who has their sleeves rolled up in supporting our branches to develop and maintain sound, risk-proof and future durable financial processes, all this while helping them out with their immediate, daily number needs. Now is the most exciting time.
Air & Ocean Europe has fourteen branches across nine countries in four different currencies. This creates a dynamic variety with the need to think global and act local. Currently we have three branches in the UK; Air & Ocean in London & Manchester and a Warehouse in Woodville
You will become a part of our European Finance team and will grow into a role managing financial operations such as payroll, oversee the invoicing process and submitting quarterly VAT submissions to HMRC. In this role you have continuous contact with operations, customers and suppliers to resolve various issues. You will work on weekly/monthly P&L reporting’s, Balance Sheet Reconciliations and will be a trusted partner to our teams at the real core of our business. As a key member of our finance team you will be responsible in all the financial needs of our European business.
This role has the freedom and encouragement to proactively seek out and develop future initiatives. All this is done from within an autonomous, supportive, ambitious and fun TEAM environment.
What do we have to offer?
What do we expect from you?
- Bachelor degree in Finance or similar working experience.
- Positive energy with a ‘can-do’ attitude!
- Take ownership and responsibility.
- Work together with a team based through Europe.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Good technology skills and experience of working with Microsoft Office.
- Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail.
Our business can be broken down into three core areas:
We have a 100-year vision, that means every person and every decision we make today will leave an imprint on this company now and for 100 years to come. This long-term vision guides us as a business and determines both our decisions and actions every day.
As we extend our operations across the major trading nations of the world, we continue to stand out for the right reasons. It is our uncompromising quality, agility and unique culture which sets us apart.
We believe in working hard but we also have fun and a laugh while we do it. Our team is empowered to make decisions and have a say in how we do things.
Once you have learnt the fundamentals of Mainfreight on the operations floor, you will move into other areas of the business where you will get the right mix of autonomy and support. We believe that smart people can learn the specifics of any role so our focus is on helping you develop personal and professional skills that will allow you take on any role in the business.
We are an ever-changing business and we are constantly reviewing new ways to help our team develop the world-class skills that will lead our business into the future.
Our ongoing team development programs around the world currently includes:
- A full induction program
- Learning the business from the operations floor-up
- Structured leadership programmes
- Personal development courses
Elif Bilici | Recruiter Mainfreight Development Programme
T: +31 314 672 777