Head of Group Transactional Services

  • BAS
  • Hybrid (Liverpool, UK)
  • Nov 11, 2022
Permanent Accounting

Job Description

Head of Group Transactional Services – Permanent – Liverpool or London (Flexible and hybrid working) – Salary Negotiable + Excellent benefits

Riverside is one of the leading registered providers of social housing in the UK, offering affordable housing and support to people of all ages and circumstances. Following a recent partnership with One Housing Group, now is an exciting time to join, as the organisation is seeking to appoint a number of new key roles within finance. Embarking on integrating two finance functions the vision is to create an influential finance team that will play a vital role in ensuring the organisation delivers its’ ambitious delivery plans, whilst enhancing the lives of many. As the Head of Group Transactional Services, you will join a talented and committed finance team, and your role will be to ensure the efficient and effective finance processing services are delivered on behalf of the group.


·        Lead and drive efficient, standardised, effective and systematic finance processing services for the group

·        Manage and co-ordinate the Finance Processing Team

·        Ensure a high-quality service, striving to continually improve performance

·        Devise, implement and continually review internal business processes and controls

·        Support the Head of Accounting and Control in the smooth and timely delivery of the external audit

·        Provide challenge to the business to ensure the appropriate financial controls are applied to all key systems, processes and ways of working across the group

·        Provide internal reports to highlight performance against target, and conduct regular reviews with internal and external key stakeholders

·        Ensure timely and accurate payments to suppliers and collection of debt

·        Initiate, deliver on, and be involved in any projects which will increase efficiency of transaction processing

This will be a high profile role within the senior management team and will be a key ambassador for finance.

The Person:

·        It is essential you are a fully qualified accountant

·        Substantial experience of managing teams

·        Previous experience of working in a large and complex organisation

·        Excellent communication and influencing skills


·        Hybrid and flexible working

·        Life cover

·        Health cash plan

·        Eye care

·        Cycle to work scheme

·        Childcare vouchers

Please visit https://jobs.baymanatkinsonsmythe.com/riverside/ for more information. To apply or for a further discussion about the role please contact Tracy Topping on 07814 765503 (or email tracytoppingsmythe@basrecruitment.com)