Finance Manager



Are you a seasoned financial professional and eager to take on a new role?   
Join our team based in Olney, UK, and enjoy a collaborative culture that empowers you to build a career you can be proud of. 


What would you do as our Finance Manager:


Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, the Finance Manager will be responsible for ensuring timely monthly balance sheet reconciliations, preparing journals with supporting documentation, and reviewing monthly journal entries.  Additionally, your role will involve conducting month-end reporting in HFM and performing detailed analysis to prepare management accounts, including explanatory commentary for significant movements. 
We expect your duties to be performed in accordance with all company standards, policies, and procedures. 


You would also: 


  • Generate timely and accurate cost center expenditure reports for departmental managers, providing backup information and addressing queries on Cost ledger performance reports. 
  • Conduct a review and analysis of payroll cost trends, while also processing and monitoring deferred revenue. 
  • Calculate prepayments and accruals, maintain a fixed asset register, and handle IFRS16 accounting for leased assets. 
  • Liaise with auditors and prepare supporting documentation, ensuring compliance with financial standards. 
  • Assist in the preparation of forecasts and budgets, conduct modeling and scenario analysis for senior management's financial strategy decisions, and engage in business partnering with international sales offices, summarizing and presenting forecast trends. 


The skills and experience you need:

We are looking for someone who: 


  • Has HFM and SmartView, SAP knowledge (it is a plus)  
  • Has previous experience of working within a busy finance function 
  • Has strong Excel skills  
  • Has excellent written and verbal communication skills 


The ideal candidate will be ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified, used to working to tight deadlines providing accurate and timely information to a high standard and promote business partnering. 


What we offer: 
We’re passionate about providing amazing opportunities and benefits, so you can continue and progress a lifelong career with us – here’s what we have to offer: 


  • Learning and career development opportunities, from e-learning to management training and skills enhancement  
  • A competitive salary    
  • 25 paid holidays a year plus bank holiday’s, increasing to 28 following 5 years of service 
  • Ex-gratia day for Christmas Eve 
  • Pension; 5% employee & 5% employer. 3 month auto-enrolment 
  • Life assurance 3 x basic salary 
  • Access to an online benefits portal 
  • ASSA ABLOY Family Brand Discount (Yale) 
  • Bi-annual discretionary bonus 
  • Access to Employee Care scheme 
  • Private Medical healthcare including dental care 
  • Income Protection 


We review applications regularly, so don’t wait! 


We are building diverse, inclusive teams, and encourage applications from everyone who can see themselves working with us 
To make sure your personal data is safe, we don’t look at any applications sent by email or post. If you have any questions about the role or the process, email Priscilla Edwige, Talent Acquisition Business Partner, at    


Let’s create a safer and more open world - together! 


To find out more about us, visit  

ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions is part of the ASSA ABLOY Group, who are the global leader in access solutions. Every day, we reimagine how people move through a safer, more open world with ease. If you’ve ever walked through an automatic door, stayed in a hotel, or gone through passport control, you’ve probably used one of our products or services. We have operations in over 70 countries, with over 52,000 colleagues around the world.
Our expertise in customer journey mapping, innovation, and service design leads to the invention of new solutions that create value for our clients and exceptional experiences for their end users. And we have the fantastic opportunity available in Key & Asset Management for a Management Accountant.


Part of Global Solutions, Traka originally was the manufacturer of one of the world's first electronic key management systems in 1994 - we are now the global leader in innovative technology for sophisticated, intelligent key management systems and locker solutions. We operate in a wide variety of channel markets such as Government, Transport, Fleet, Healthcare, Distribution Centres, and Data Centres.


We are the ASSA ABLOY Group

Our people have made us the global leader in access solutions. In return, we open doors for them wherever they go. With nearly 52,000 colleagues in more than 70 different countries, we help billions of people experience a more open world. Our innovations make all sorts of spaces – physical and virtual – safer, more secure, and easier to access.
As an employer, we value results – not titles, or backgrounds. We empower our people to build their career around their aspirations and our ambitions – supporting them with regular feedback, training, and development opportunities. Our colleagues think broadly about where they can make the most impact, and we encourage them to grow their role locally, regionally, or even internationally.
As we welcome new people on board, it’s important to us to have diverse, inclusive teams, and we value different perspectives and experiences

Olney, ENG, GB, MK46 5EA

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