Finance Shared Services

Interim Senior Finance Manager - Core Finance

Location: Salford Quays, M5 3TT (Hybrid working)

Contract Type: Full Time


Interim Senior Finance Manager -Core Finance

Why is this role key to our business?    

The Senior Finance Manager in our Core Finance Team is there to ensure we report accurately and in accordance with our corporate governance requirements, ensure the business meets requirements from changes in audit standards and delivers a successful financial audit review process.

You will work across the Core Finance team to ensure a high quality of reporting, analysis and planning is delivered to the business, help shape and drive the continuous improvement culture of the department as well as develop our financial and reporting capabilities to provide improved insight.

How will I add value in this role?    

  • Lead projects within the business that will support and improve our financial reporting or are part of reporting requirements 

  • Create effective process, workflow and systems designs to drive efficiency and a culture of continuous improvement (accuracy, simplification, control, automation, efficiency, collaboration etc.)

  • Work with other teams throughout the business to drive improved processes, controls and information within Core Finance

  • Roll out improved processes and training to Core Finance

  • Maintain controls and governance procedures

What do I need in order to deliver this role?
Must have: 

  • Qualified Accountant with strong academics

  • Credibility with strong influencing & negotiation skills

  • Managing multiple stakeholders

  • Tenacity and drive to perform to a high standard in a fast paced environment

  • Strong analytical and commercial skills

  • Strong attention to detail and organisation skills

  • Technical accounting knowledge  

Be great to also have: 

  • A positive and flexible approach to work

  • Time management skills

  • Demonstrated process improvement experience

  • Strong project management skills, capable of working in a deadline driven environment

  • Demonstrated understanding of business issues

As a recognised Top 50 Inclusive Employer in the UK, we know that diversity means success and innovation. We want our workplace to reflect the communities and customer we serve. Being inclusive is part of our DNA; we are all 100% human, and we create a culture where you can truly be yourself.

We’re also not your usual 9-5. We are a dynamic workplace and we want to talk to you about how you like to work.


  • My Wellbeing

    We want you to feel good at work — and not just because you’re doing great things for our customers. We run lots of wellbeing initiatives throughout the year.

  • My Products

    We offer all of our people free TalkTalk Fibre, TV and Phone (you’ll be helping us make them what they are, so it’s only fair that you get to enjoy them).

  • My Flexibility

    We all lead different lives and like to work differently, so whether it's working from home or starting and finishing your day later, we’ll give you the flexibility you need to do your best work.

  • My Benefits

    Think company pension scheme, private medical insurance, income protection and life assurance, plus all sorts of other benefits designed to make your life easier.

Finance Shared Services

Interim Senior Finance Manager - Core Finance

Location: Salford Quays, M5 3TT

Contract Type: Full Time