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Group Finance Manager

Date: Jan 13, 2023

Location: Stoneleigh, ENG, GB

Company: AGCO

Making a difference.  That's what a career at AGCO is all about. At AGCO you have a voice and the opportunity to impact our long-term success, as well as your own

 

AGCO is a global leader focused on the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and infrastructure. AGCO supports more productive farming through a full line of tractors, combines, hay tools, sprayers, forage equipment, tillage, implements, grain storage and protein production systems, as well as related replacement parts. AGCO products are sold through five core brands, Challenger®, Fendt®, GSI®, Massey Ferguson® and Valtra® and are distributed globally through 3,150 independent dealers and distributors in more than 140 countries worldwide. Our diverse product line, global reach and technological solutions help our customers not only survive today’s changing landscape, but to also prosper. Visit www.AGCOcorp.com for more information. 
 

Group Finance Manager
Stoneleigh (Warwickshire)
Hybrid Working Options

 

Job Summary
 

This role will lead the Regional Consolidation and Reporting team while managing and coordinating the month and quarter end closing processes for the International region. In addition, this role will be responsible for coordination of the monthly and quarterly submissions of the Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash flow to Corporate headquarters. This role will be a primary contact point for Corporate, Internal and External auditors. The successful candidate will need to be a strong leader and people manager to drive efficiency and quality improvements to ensure operational excellence and continuous improvement. There will also be a strong focus on quality of corporate reporting. At end 2017 the International region comprised of c. 100 legal entities with a turnover of almost $6bn.


Job Responsibilities
 

  • Ability to drive positive leadership while supporting the finance team
  • Building a positive relationship with the consolidation team that fosters collaboration and knowledge sharing to drive continuous improvement
  • Responsible for the review and issuing of the International region cashflow, International region Preliminary Sales Reports and draft International region Actuals Reports
  • Responsible for coordinating all International region loads into Onestream and controlling all late International region loads into Onestream.
  • Responsibility for ongoing peer review of balance sheet reconciliation work being carried out throughout the region.
  • Strong focus on analytical review of the reporting packs, ensuring more valuable information is provided to the business in a timely manner.
  • Liaise with business to understand their reporting requirements, ensuring relevant information is included in the issued reports.
  • Responsible for coordinating all International region quarterly reports to Corporate headquarters.
  • Responsible for the SOX controls over the month end close process.
  • Involvement in other ad hoc projects as and when required
  • Support the Director Financial Controlling and Consolidation 

     

Minimum Qualifications
 

  • Good knowledge of consolidation account reporting, and the month end close process. US GAAP and SOX knowledge would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of Onestream and SAP to identify and resolve queries and review consolidation information would be an advantage
  • Excellent people management skills are required to liaise with other finance and non-finance teams in both the International and other regional locations regarding base loads, consolidation requirements etc.
  • Experience of continuous improvement to processes
  • Excellent customer focused skills
  • A relevant professional accounting qualification (ACCA, CIMA, ACA)

     

 We offer the following benefits
 

  • Basic salary:  Competitive 
  • A company performance / Individual performance related bonus (up to 10%)
  • Defined Contribution Pension Scheme (The company contributes up to 10% for a 5% employee contributions)
  • BUPA healthcare
  • Life assurance and critical illness cover for Pension members
  • 26 days holidays + statutory holidays
  • Holiday trading
  • Retail discount scheme
  • Confidential Employee Assistance Programme for employees and their immediate family
  • Free on-site parking
  • On-site restaurant 
  • Cycle to work scheme

 

Employee development and growth is part of our company culture. If you are looking for an opportunity to work in an inspiring multinational environment for a leading global player of agricultural solutions, we look forward to receiving your application!


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