Practice Group: Central Services
Contract Type: Permanent – full time
Bank Reconciliations Team Leader – Manchester – Permanent
In order to support the activities of our Finance Shared Services function, we are looking to recruit a Bank Reconciliations (Cash & Bank) Team Leader to join our Manchester office on a permanent basis.
The newly amalgamated Cash & Bank team at DWF combines the cashiering and bank reconciliation functions and works across multiple sites including Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds to provide support to the whole firm.
You will lead a small team of Cash & Bank Specialists who look after over 300 bank accounts, recommending best in class processes and developing strategies for managing bank reconciliations. You will also get involved in group and SRA audits as well as ad hoc projects.
The ideal candidate will ideally have management accountancy or bank reconciliations experience and will also have previously led a team within a finance (ideally shared services) setting. You will have excellent organisational and time-management skills, and the ability to work under pressure in a fast paced and dynamic high-volume environment.
If you are looking to develop and grow your professional expertise and enhance your career in a legal business that isn't afraid to challenge the norm and go beyond expectations … get in touch!
Feel free to visit our website or contact our recruitment team for further details about this vacancy or DWF in general.
Benefits package and flexible working:
We want you to feel valued and rewarded by your time at DWF. We understand the importance of offering you a reward package that goes beyond simply salary. That’s why, when you join DWF, you’ll be given a choice. You can pick from a range of benefits, allowing you to build a package that suits your needs and lifestyle, as well as those of your family. In addition to our standard benefits (medical insurance, life insurance, pension and 25 days annual leave), we offer flexible benefits which include season ticket loans, gym memberships, health assessments, cycle to work, retail vouchers and a buy as you earn share scheme. You will also have access to additional wellbeing programs such as an online GP and an Employee Assistance Programme.
We welcome applications from people looking for a flexible or [partly] agile role. We are happy to explore your preferred working patterns as part of your application.
DWF is a leading global provider of integrated legal and business services, operating across eight key sectors in over 30 global locations with over 4,000 people. Our purpose is to deliver positive outcomes with our colleagues, clients and communities. The legal market has changed profoundly in the last decade and the speed of change continues to increase. There is a clear and growing desire for legal services to be delivered in an easier and more efficient way. So we’ve listened to our clients and designed a range of services to meet these needs. Our vision is to deliver integrated legal and business services on a global scale through our three offerings; Legal Advisory, Mindcrest and Connected Services. Our ability to seamlessly combine any number of these services to deliver bespoke solutions for our clients is our key differentiator. This Integrated Legal Management approach delivers greater operational efficiency, price certainty and transparency for our clients. Without compromising on quality or service.
Supporting your application
Our recruitment process will comprise of interviews and, at times, a written exercise, an assessment day and/or a presentation. We want to make sure we do all we can to make this a positive experience for you. Please make us aware any adjustments or additional support we can provide beforehand or on the day.
Note to recruitment agencies
We hire the majority of our talent directly by our resourcing team or via referrals. On occasion, we will look for external support and will release vacancies to our recently reviewed Preferred Suppliers List. Speculative CVs sent by other agents or outside of the agreed process will not be accepted and no recruitment fee will be applicable.