Finance Business Support Team Leader

Wolseley UK
Ripon, North Yorkshire
27 Aug 2020
22 Oct 2020
Job Title
Accounts Payable
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance Business Support Team Leader

About the role:

Wolseley UK are recruiting a Finance Business Support Team Leader to join our Finance transactional team in Ripon. You will be responsible for managing a large team of transactional administrators ensuring all work is appropriately scheduled, tasks are completed accurately and to deadline. You will have responsibility for managing your direct reports and developed appropriately. We are looking for an experienced Transactional or Accounts Payable Team Leader to really manage and lead the team.

You will also be responsible for:

  • Delegating and the scheduling of tasks to ensure all completed within agreed timescales and to agreed levels of accuracy.
  • Monitor and report individual and team performance against agreed KPI’s and produce improvement plans where these are not being met.
  • Staff development, supervision and motivation, using good organisational skills to encourage the team to achieve required targets
  • To represent the team and department in relationships with internal and external stakeholders including Operational Managers, customers and suppliers
  • Look for process improvement opportunities from identifying to implementation

What we are looking for:

  • Previous experience managing a transactional team
  • Transactional experience
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to influence and lead a team

About your development and benefits

We aim to unlock your potential and equip you with all the skills required to move to the next stage in your career with us, whilst earning a full salary. This all starts with your induction where you get to know us and our business and continues with relevant training and development.

Our people get benefits including:

  • Pension plan
  • Holiday - 23 days
  • Staff discount  

About us

Wolseley UK is the country’s largest plumbing, heating and cooling trade specialist merchant and we aim to be the first-choice specialist merchant for trade customers. Wolseley Infrastructure also supply some of the UK’s biggest infrastructure projects, serving customers in four key markets: civils, utilities, power and fibre, and hire. We’re the UK operating company of Ferguson plc, a FTSE 100 company with revenues of over $18 billion.

We supply 180,000 different products to over 100,000 customers every year. Join us and you’ll be part of a team that gets the right products to customers at the right price, in the right place, and at the right time. You’ll also enjoy extensive training and an award-winning pension and great rewards package. And, as part of the world’s largest specialist distributor of plumbing and heating products, you’ll have access to a wide variety of career opportunities.