Senior Manager - Cost Delivery

Senior Manager - Cost Delivery

Job Title: Senior Manager - Cost Delivery
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £140000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 146327_1618732809
Contact Name: Brad Newton
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 18, 2021 09:00

Job Description

Senior Manager, Cost Delivery (UK)

Our client a leading global consultancy, is looking for a Senior Manager with a strong delivery track record in the Finance function, specifically cost, profitability and cost allocation. This role would be ideally suited to an individual with extensive cost transformation expertise.

Responsibilities of Senior Manager, Cost Delivery

  • Manage delivery of large-scale cost, profitability and cost allocation projects by managing the project team, assessing engagement risks, driving conclusions, and reviewing / challenging the output produced by the team.
  • Effectively leading the design, development and implementation of strategic and operational cost initiatives.
  • Understanding of cost, profitability and cost allocation technologies (e.g. Anaplan, Apptio, HPCM, PaPM)
  • Insights into end to end cost processes including costing, billing, reporting and recharging.
  • Knowledge of leveraging cost transparency to drive multiple stakeholder requirements i.e. regulatory compliance, profitability and cost reduction.
  • Training, coaching, and supervising junior staff as well as monitoring staff availability, chargeability and supporting the development of less utilised staff.
  • Leading business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new / existing clients, leading proposals and bid teams and managing the development and delivery of high-quality proposals.

Experience to be a Senior Manager, Cost Delivery

  • Previously in a consulting role in Financial Services (Banking, Capital Markets or Insurance), or a transformation role in industry, focusing on delivering cost transformation initiatives or programmes.
  • Lead delivery of large-scale cost transformation change programmes in Financial Services and demonstrable experience of leading change.
  • Designing and implementing Finance Operating Models and Finance Transformation, including location and service model strategy.
  • Ability to develop and manage software implementation to support cost transparency programmes.
  • Knowledge of technologies and finance systems supporting cost transformation.

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