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BT Accounting and financial control manager in Birmingham, United Kingdom

Our mission is to break down the barriers of today to release the potential of tomorrow. Join us today and release yours.

About this role

You will be responsible for finance business partnering for a sales channel within the Fixed sector, acting as a trusted advisor to the management teams of these areas.

You'll play a key leadership role in shaping the direction of the sales channel and lead on forecasting, driving sales performance, risk mitigation, identification of opportunities, sales optimisation, commercial contract management, resolving commercial disputes and influencing strategic direction.

You'll provide financial leadership to translate strategy into practical solutions and day-to-day working practices and will be a key member of the unit’s Senior Management Team.

You'll have the following responsibilities

Single point of contact for the channel Sales Director for all financial support

Preparation and reporting of financial and volume forecast

Oversee and review the financial and operational analysis for the business

Understand trading performance and communicate its impact on financial performance

Identify and drive opportunities to mitigate shortfalls and leverage opportunities

Develop expert knowledge on relevant customers

Provide support and insight on customer profitability, ROI / Offers / Discounts / ARPU / Discounting pricing

Develop market insights to support the forecast and work closely with sales teams to drive growth

You'll have the following skills & experience

Significant Senior Stakeholder experience and working within highly matrixed environments

Ability to interpret financials into meaningful insight, to inform decision making

Demonstrated ability to own, oversee and review the financial and operational analysis for the business

Provides in-depth commentary that reflects understanding of the wider operating environment

Member of an accounting professional body e.g. ICAEW, CIMA, ACCA


Free Broadband

Discounted mobile, TV

Free BT sport

25 days annual leave Bank holidays

10% BT pension contribution

£500 (OT) in shares each year

Access to 100's of retail discounts including the BT shop

Annual Bonus scheme 10% (OT)

About BT

BT has a key role in British society, fostering change and leading technology innovation. From delivering the Olympics, to supporting the emergency services, to investing more into research than any other UK technology company, we take pride in everything we do - and in the people who work here.

We're now a global company operating at the forefront of the information age, employing 90,000 people in 180 countries. And we're on a mission. Guided by our core values of Personal, Simple and Brilliant our goal is to help customers, communities and businesses overcome barriers and release their potential.

So, if you're interested in the power of potential, why not join us today and release yours? You can read more here about what it's like to work at BT (

How to Apply

It's easy to apply online; you just need a copy of your up-to-date CV and to follow the step-by step process. Don't worry if you need to make changes - you'll have the opportunity to review and edit your work on the final page. We look forward to receiving your application!

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Job: Accounting and financial control

Title: Accounting and financial control manager

Location: GBR %26 Ireland-GBR-West Midlands-Birmingham

Requisition ID: 158045

Other Locations: UK %26 Ireland-United Kingdom-Antrim-Belfast, UK %26 Ireland-United Kingdom-Avon-Bristol