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Finance Manager - Real Estate

Frimley, United Kingdom; Poole, United Kingdom; Madrid, Spain; Barcelona, Spain; Zurich, Switzerland; Paris, France

English (UK)

Job Description

Our Real Estate Management Hub in the UK is looking to recruit a Finance Manager - Real Estate. As a Finance Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the correct commercial administration for predominately Switzerland, Spain, France and smaller locations in other countries. This includes being the commercial interface and providing financial support in day to day operations in these countries. Additionally, you will be the commercial interface between the countries and the Western Europe Hub.

The location of this role is flexible - UK (preferably Frimley or Poole), home based or one of our RE offices in Paris, Madrid, Barcelona or near Zurich. This role will require frequent travelling.

What are my responsibilities?

  • Bottom up budgeting and forecasting and alignment with target setting
  • Evaluation of opportunities and risks from operational business at a country level
  • Ensure timely charging, analysis and review of real estate charges, align and communicate with Customer and Hub
  • Financial and commercial support for negotiation and preparation of external and customer lease contracts
  • Monitor and control Countries financial and operational performance, including timely reporting to Headquarters
  • Commercial project definition and preparation, including cost/investment calculations
  • Support in implementation of Real Estate guidelines and principles within responsible countries
  • Ensuring compliance with accounting standards
  • Coordination with local Tax, legal and insurance
  • Support Asset Manager counterpart in identifying, reporting and realising savings
  • Support in invoicing sales and posting costs, support in management of lease contracts
  • Cover for other Western Europe Finance Managers as required

What do I need to qualify for the role?


  • Previous experience in an Accounting and Finance role in an international company
  • CIMA, ACCA or ICAEW qualified or working towards their qualification
  • The ability to managing finance in a dynamic and growing business
  • The ability to communicate clearly with different levels of stakeholders across the business
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and verbally

  • Previous experience in Real Estate
  • Fluent in French or Spanish

About us
We’re Siemens.  A collection of over 348,000 great minds who are all making the future and you could be one of them.   We have offices across the UK, full of talented individual’s helping us to challenge the today and work towards a brighter tomorrow.

Want to join us and be a Future Maker?
We’re excited to hear that you would like to join us here at Siemens.  Our people love it here and we want you to be a part of helping us make real, what matters.
We are looking forward to receiving your online application.  Please ensure you complete all areas ,of the application form, to the best of your ability to help us review your suitability for the role.  We will be in contact as soon as possible with an update on your application.

What else do I need to know?
The benefits package for this role includes not only a generous base salary, but an annual bonus.  We know that not everyone’s lifestyle is the same, so we operate a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you.
If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new. That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We embrace diversity and create what’s right for the world by employing the people who live in it.

Siemens recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements with our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.

Job ID: 80255

Organisation: Mobility

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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