Department Manager, Fixed Assets

Job Type Finance
Region South East England
Location Bracknell
Preferred Hours Full Time
Partnership Level
Closing Date 16/12/2018
Vacancy Type
Salary £45,500 - £63,000
Salary Frequency per annum
Hours of Work
35 hours per week
Monday to Friday

Duties & Responsibilities

Here at the John Lewis Partnership, we've recently transformed our Finance team to create a function that is truly world-class. We've centralised the majority of our teams to create a single, unified Finance function to support both our brands - John Lewis and Waitrose.

We're looking for an experienced Department Manager to join our Partnership-wide Fixed Assets team at based at our Head Office in Bracknell on a permanent basis.

Job Requirements

In this role, you will lead a the Fixed Assets team in order to support the management of the Partnership finance systems including Projects Module &, Fixed Asset Registers and capitalisation process.

- Team management and partner development
- Resource management
- Service Delivery and relationship management
- Delivering Change and continuous improvement
- Ensuring compliance with internal and external regulations, internal controls and policies & procedures

As we've only recently centralised our Finance function, you'll have the opportunity to shape and develop how your team interacts with other teams, and how they work to provide high quality outputs for internal customers.

Required essential experience skills and qualifications

- Qualified accountant
- Considerable experience of Fixed Asset Accounting or Technical Accounting
- Demonstrable track record with managing teams
- Demonstrable experience in stakeholder management and customer service delivery
- Detailed working knowledge and experience of Fixed Assets

Required desirable experience skills and qualifications

- Experience of Fixed Asset Modules
- Retail experience
- Considerable experience leading teams within a shared service centre or Head Office environment
- Experience of Oracle financial systems
- Detailed working knowledge and experience of area

In return for your hard work, you'll benefit from our market-beating range of Partner benefits, including:
- An annual Partner bonus
- Partnership discount card (John Lewis and Waitrose)
- Access to our 5 privately-owned hotels
- Up to £250 towards a non-working related learning activity of your choice
- Up to £60 per year towards the cost of concert or theatre tickets
- A wide range of corporate discounts
- Free access to many UK Heritage sites

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