Travel and Expenses Manager

West Yorkshire

Location: Bradford


Salary: Comeptitive salary + excellent benefits

Travel and Expenses Manager


Competitive salary + excellent benefits

We have a brand new opportunity for a Travel and Expenses Manager to join our office in Bradford. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to join and have a real impact in the business with the following purpose:

* Implementation of a Travel auditing and business support desk.
* Drive travel cost reduction through cost effective travel booking and challenging business travel activities.
* Ensure business expense claims are audited and claimed in line with policy.
* Managing use of the Corporate card programme and relevant processes.
* Supporting business education in Travel and Expenses policies and processes.
* Setting and monitoring key metrics and providing reporting.
Your duties within this area will include:
* Implement a travel desk to drive cost reduction and policy compliance.
* Challenging business booking behavior.
* Supporting the business to obtain cost effective travel deals.
* Monitoring travel thresholds.
* Overseeing and supporting the offshore SSC expenses auditing function.
* Ensuring all none compliant spend is identified, challenged and correctly reported.
* Overseeing the use of the corporate card programme.
* Ensuring corporate card spend is compliant and processes are stringent.
* Drive opportunities so strengthen processes and controls.
* Delivering business training to drive improvements to policy compliance.
The successful candidate in this role will have excellent communication skills and be able to demonstrate a keen eye for detail. If you join us as in this role we would be looking for the following:
* Previous experience in travel is required.
* Minimum 2 years’ experience managing teams.
* Good working knowledge MS Office applications with intermediate / advanced Excel skills
* A good understanding of audit requirements and key controls.
* Ability to create and interpret KPI data.
* Confidence to challenge in a constructive manner.
* Proven analytical approach to problem solving and establishing route causes
* Demonstrate organisational skills in a fast paced environment
* Self driven with a desire to develop new skills
* Able to confidently work on own initiative
* Possesses an inquisitive mind, keen to identify and suggest opportunities for improvements
* Proven track record with dealing with change in roles and responsibilities
So why Virgin Media? We are delivering the biggest investment in the UK’s digital infrastructure for over a decade, with a huge programme to extend our ultrafast broadband network and brilliant Virgin TV to 17 million homes and businesses. We’re challenging our competitors with the best services and the fastest speeds.
Join and you’ll be part of the Virgin Media family. We’re a great place to work - and we offer impressive benefits too! You will get a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension, and of course, discounts across Virgin Media products ad Virgin brands!
Come and be a part of something special. Join us!