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Senior Finance Manager (Working Capital)

Summary

Salary
£Competitive
Team
Finance
Location
Malmesbury - United Kingdom

About us

The role sits in the Accounts and Systems team which is at the heart of Dyson’s Finance Community.  We deliver the infrastructure on which all of Dyson’s global reporting depends, and inevitably that involves us in anything and everything happening around the business.

About the role

As Senior Finance Manager for Working Capital within our Group Reporting team you are responsible for driving the visibility, improved understanding and ultimately help to drive down the financial investment in working capital across Dyson. Working capital is becoming more and more important to ensure that the Group maximises cash invested in the future systems and technologies that will help to underpin the future strategy of Dyson.
Accountabilities;
  • Drive business knowledge and ownership of working capital
  • Help lead the organisational culture change, embedding working capital knowledge and process understanding
  • Lead the Global Working Capital Forum each month (which includes the CFO, Regional FDs and other members of the Global Finance Leadership Team)
  • Continue development of reporting and tools that allow greater speed and Oversee the preparation of the monthly reporting packs
  • Liaise with the market finance teams to ensure the final submissions are completed on a timely basis
  • Continue the development of the reporting packs to provide the tools for the market finance teams to easily understand their working capital KPIs and identify improvement measures
  • Collaborate with the Group Systems team to complete the systemisation of the monthly reporting process and instigate further improvements

About you

  • Strong communication and influencing skills
  • Ability to prioritise effectively and manage a number of concurrent deadlines
  • The successful candidate will be required to create strong working relationships across global Dyson across a number of functions
  • Qualified accountant with post-qualified experience
  • Experience of OneStream and reporting processes 
  • Strong logical mind-set and approach to problem solving

Desirable
  • Experience of working in an international group environment

Benefits

  • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life assurance
  • Discounts on Dyson machines 
  • Private Medial insurance
  • Private Dental insurance

Interview guidance

We are following the government guidelines regarding COVID19. At this time all interviews will be conducted via video or telephone. We’re taking these precautionary measures to protect both our employee and candidate wellbeing. Our Talent Acquisition team will work with you and provide further information as appropriate.