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What I really enjoy about working here are the opportunities it’s given me.

Suzanne Falconer, Regional Support Manager


Working in finance

Join one of our Finance teams in Royal Leamington Spa or Ripon and you’ll be at the heart of our business. From helping to improve commercial performance and accounting systems to ensuring all financial transactions are accurate, we keep Wolseley running smoothly and successfully.

You’ll need to be commercially minded, with a keen eye for detail and the ability to work in a large, fast-moving and rapidly changing business. As Wolseley continues to grow, you’ll enjoy a range of challenging and exciting work, as well as plenty of opportunities for personal and professional development.


My career story

Nicky Thomas, Finance Director (Central & Wales). Royal Leamington Spa

What attracted me to Wolseley was the chance to take my current role – it was a terrific opportunity as the next step in my career. One of the key things that I enjoy about working here are the people I work with. We have a talented team, with really committed people who want to make a difference. I’ve also had several fantastic opportunities to develop myself since I joined Wolseley, which have enabled me to progress my career.


My career story

Gurpreet Khakh, Finance Director. South Region, Royal Leamington Spa

I joined Wolseley as a Business Analyst because it was a large FTSE 100 business with an excellent reputation and I thought it offered potential development opportunities.

This proved to be the case – you get the opportunity to work and interact with so many diverse teams that no single day is the same. Now, in my role as Finance Manager I work with some great people and there’s still scope for progression in the business.


My career story

Melanie Kelly, Part-Time Finance Business Support Clerk. Ripon

I started in the Finance department on a Trainee programme, which gave me the chance to decide on my career path. It also opened up opportunities to apply for different Finance roles.

There’s a good team atmosphere in the Ripon office and working with different colleagues and suppliers gives me the chance to learn something new every day. As a mum, I really appreciate the flexibility Wolseley have given me, so I can organise my work around my family’s needs.


My career story

Michelle Robinson, Finance Business Support – Exceptions Handling Controller. Ripon

When I was at school, I contacted Wolseley about work experience and spent two weeks working here. I was made to feel welcome and valued, so I applied to join as a Trainee when I left school.

I enjoy the variety of my current role and the interaction with the business, as well as working with my team. Most of all, I enjoy the fact that my manager will listen to my ideas and give me the chance to implement them with my team.



Finance Director (Central & Wales), Wolseley UK

Control all finances for Central and Wales regions.


Head of Commercial Finance

Role expanded to include responsibility for cost and financial planning and reporting.


Head of Finance - UK Sales & Margin

As per previous role with additional responsibility for business partnering and supporting the sales director and his team.


Senior Finance Manager - Commercial

Provided market leading insights to commercial stakeholders scross Wolseley UK.


Finance Manager, Range Rover Sport, Jaguar Land Rover

Developed, maintained and reported material cost and investment data for all Range Rover product actions.


SOX Risk Manager, Jaguar Land Rover

Managed the SOX compliance programme across Jaguar Land Rover.


Property Accounting Manager, Jaguar Land Rover

Moved the fixed asset accounting from Ford to Jaguar Land Rover following acquisition.


Accounting Controls and Process Improvement Manager, Jaguar Land Rover

Managed Six Sigma projects to improve and streamline accounting processes.


Head of Finance – UK Operations, Wolseley UK

Led a team providing financial support for the Wolseley branch network.


Senior Finance Manager, Wolseley UK

Helped deliver record profit results for the Pipe and Climate Center division.


Finance Business Partner, Wolseley UK

Led the annual budget, strategic planning process and Finance Transformation programme.


Business Analyst, Wolseley UK

Provided insight and analysis to regional operation and sales teams.


Acquisitions Accountant, Saint Gobain

Responsible for due diligence, integration and hive up of new acquisitions.


Auditor, Baker Tilly


Finance Business Support Clerk

Process branch expense and goods for sale invoices and deal with supplier queries.


Regional Administrator

Chased regional debt from customers.


Expense Clerk, Wolseley UK

Processed branch expense invoices and dealt with supplier queries and held invoices.


SRN/Contract Claim Clerk, Wolseley UK

Processed supplier return credit notes.


Direct Clerk, Wolseley UK

Processed direct invoices and dealt with supplier queries and held invoices.


Payment Clerk, Wolseley UK

Processed the weekly branch expense payments.


New Account Clerk, Wolseley UK

Opened new supplier accounts and amended existing supplier details.


Query and Directs Controller, Wolseley UK

Cultivated working relationships across the company.


Key Accounts Team Leader, Wolseley UK

Set KPI’s, monitored team progress and resolved supplier issues.


EDI Invoicing Clerk, Key Accounts Team, Wolseley UK

Resolved exceptions for EDI invoices.


Purchase Ledger Clerk, Wolseley UK

Processed invoices and resolved exceptions for Hire Branches.


Credit Control Clerk, Wolseley UK

Allocated cheques and payments and retrieved customers payments.


Trainee Finance assistant , Wolseley UK

Experienced different departments and reconciled branch expenditure.

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