Senior Finance Manager

Senior Finance Manager

Why is our Senior Finance Manager role right for you?

This role is ideal for someone keen to provide strong and consistent management of a financial accounting team. Specifically producing the financial accounting activity for some of our "Gateway" products this role will require you to engage with a number of stakeholders including Operations, Product Managers and other Finance counterparts. You will be involved in projects directly impacting the Gateways Financial Accounting team and actively seek opportunities to continuously improve processes within your team and the wider Financial Accounting Team.

What can I expect to be doing on a day to day basis?

Taking responsibility for the delivery of Financial Accounting for Worldpay Gateways you will manage the financial reporting and control of net revenue, balance sheet production process (including settlement cycle and debt) and month end close activities. Engaging with key product managers you will ensure accurate reporting to their areas. Linking to Operational Finance (the part of the function that deals with the Payment, Settlement and Reconciliation of Card Transactions) you will understand and mitigate how changes in their process will impact the financial reporting. Building a robust process to ensure minimised MIFI differences you will also be involved in supporting and delivering the Financial Accounting Roadmap for 2017.

What will make me right for the role?

You will be a fully qualified accountant (ACA/CIMA/ACCA) having worked in financial accounting environment and having gained people management/supervisory experience. Ideally exposed to a large corporate environment you should be familiar with working with complex systems and large volumes of data. Familiar with the deadlines associated with a month end role, you should have excellent communication skills with good relationship building/stakeholder management abilities.

How is Worldpay changing the world?


On a typical day, we process 36 million mobile, online and in-store transactions – that’s about 415 each and every second. In 2015 we handled c.13.1bn transactions, supporting c.400,000 customers, 126 currencies, 146 countries, and over 300 payment methods. We are the leader in payments in the UK, where we process approximately 42% of all transactions. Our solutions are delivered by nearly 5,000 colleagues from our corporate headquarters in London and 25 offices in 11 countries around the world. We serve all types of businesses – big and small. You may interact with Worldpay several times a day, without realising it. We are the trusted payments partner of some of the most innovative and fast growing eCommerce businesses globally, many of the UK’s largest retailers, and hundreds of thousands of small and medium sized businesses in the UK and US, including over 16,000 hairdressers, in excess of 24,000 restaurants and more than 9,000 pubs.



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Manchester / England

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Employment Type

Fixed term- Full-time


April 18, 2017