Job Details

Finance Manager - Financial Accounts

Bradford -Mayfair Business Park Broad Lane -C1610

Location: Bradford




Closing Date:


Role: Finance Manager – Financial Accounts

Location: Bradford

Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + Amazing Benefits

Please note this is a talent pool job – we are interested in hearing from qualified Finance Managers either from Industry or Practice that wish to register their interest for potential upcoming opportunities within our Financial Accounts Finance Team here in Bradford.

What does a Finance Manager do at Virgin Media?

Finance is responsible for the development and implementation of overall financial strategy from day to day controls, accounting policies and procedures to managing relationships with the financial community. As a Finance Manager within our Financial Accounts team you will support supervision in day-to-day operations and will be responsible for the timeliness and quality of various outputs to the accounting lead with a focus on continuous improvements.The duties of a Finance Manager are wide ranging, but ultimately involves;

•    Accounting and reporting of Lease, Capex and Vendor Finance transactions and balances;•    Monthly analysis of General Ledger accounts and balance sheet reconciliations;•    Responsible for SOX documentation on a monthly basis;•    Introduce and maintain checklists for all activities and General Ledger journals;•    Liaison and work with Tax Department on tax journals;•    Participate in Month End Reporting and Additional Information Packs reporting;•    Ad-hoc projects and reporting.

Where does this job sit within Virgin Media?

This role is part of our Corporate Support Division, which includes the following centres of excellence: Corporate Affairs, Finance, Group Risk, Legal, People, Property and Facilities, and Virgin Media Shared Services. We are relationship focussed people and our aim is to partner with the business to drive, promote and embrace important and impactful organisational growth.

What’s in it for you?

Everyone in our Finance team has a proactive approach to work, with a keen eye for detail and the ability to deliver to deadlines. If you join us as a Finance Manager we would want you to have:

  • A professional accountancy qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent)
  • Ideally 3 to 5 years’ post-qualified experience within Financial Accounting and/or Audit – ideally in a large complex organisation
  • Knowledge of US GAAP and IFRS
  • Strong excel and financial systems skills (eg. Oracle, Hyperion/HFM)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; ability to coach and develop others
  • Experience of working in a complex environment, delivering to deadlines
  • Researches into emerging / complex accounting or reporting issues

In return, Virgin Media offers you the opportunity for training and development to help you lead and develop your career in the direction you want to. You will receive structured reviews with a focus on what you are looking to achieve.

Other great information

We are proud to work with Everywoman to champion the advancement of women in business, and through our partnership with Scope to help one million disabled people get into and stay in work by the end of 2020. We strive to build a diverse and sustainable workforce where gender balance and parity are integral features of our workplace, and where disabled candidates and employees can confidently perform to their full potential through our Work with Me adjustment process. If you are thinking about applying for a job with us and have a condition or impairment that could impact your performance we’ll be happy to work with you to explore adjustment options.

Consideration will also be given to applications made for part-time or flexible working hours – this could be whether you’re looking to work on a job share, work part-time to fit around your favourite hobbies or work condensed hours – we will give consideration to each of these!

Register your interest via our careers site.  Take your recruitment career to the next level, you won’t look back!

Virgin Media is part of Liberty Global, the world’s biggest cable company. We are delivering the biggest investment in the UK’s digital infrastructure for over a decade. Through four multi-award-winning services - Virgin Fibre, Virgin TV, Virgin Mobile and Virgin Phone - we help people access technology so they can do more, be more and have more fun.   Join and you’ll be part of the Virgin Media family. You can trust us to do the right thing by you.

Our benefits are your reward for being brilliant. They’re pretty darn spectacular. Just like our people. We’ve put together a package to help you love what you do, at work and at play.  You will get 25 days holiday and your birthday off each year, we provide a company funded Medical Plan as well as a Pension Plan where we will match every pound you put in, up to 10%. What's more you'll also benefit from discounts across Virgin Media products and Virgin brands and many other perks on top.

You can find out about all benefits in full here.

Come and be a part of something special. Join us!