Wizz Air is the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, it operates a fleet of 105 Airbus A320 and Airbus A321 aircraft, and offers more than 600 routes from 26 bases, connecting 144 destinations across 44 countries. At Wizz Air, a team of over 4,000 aviation professionals delivers superior service and very low ticket prices making Wizz Air the preferred choice of more than 33 million passengers in the past 12 months. Wizz Air is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker WIZZ and is included in the FTSE 250 and FTSE All-Share Indices. Wizz Air is registered under the International Air Transport Association (IATA), Operational Safety Audit (IOSA), the global benchmark in airline safety recognition. The company recently received the highest 7-star safety rating by airlineratings.com, a world’s only safety and product rating agency, as well as was named 2017 - European Airline of the Year by Aviation 100, a renown annual publication that recognizes the year’s most outstanding performers in the aerospace industry.

Treasury Back Office Manager

    Wizz Air Holdings plc is an ultra-low cost airline listed on the London Stock Exchange with a market capitalization of approx. €5bln.  The Group is looking for a Treasury Back Office Manager to report, monitor and control all treasury related activities, reporting directly to the Head of Corporate Finance, based in Budapest, Hungary. 
    Wizz Air is a fast-paced environment with a rapidly growing and constantly changing organization. The role needs someone who thrives within that environment and is able to make controlled and measured decisions on a daily basis.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the verification of all Treasury Back office daily activities including the processing of all transactions related to foreign exchange, money market, fixed income, fuel hedging, carbon purchases and treasury related bank transfers.
  • Ensure that counterparty, liquidity, hedging, cash management and investment policies and procedures are properly implemented and followed.
  • Review and monitor the daily maturities reports and approve their settlement process.
  • Project manage a treasury transformation project and responsible implementation of a new Treasury System.
  • Working with relationship banks and card acquirers to ensure transactions are settled to support regular Treasury activity, projects, lessors and ad hoc transactions
  • Responsible for ensuring all Regulatory reporting is completed including quarterly and annual reconciliations e.g. EMIR
  • Ensure internal and external counterparties are on-boarded fully.
  • Responsible for card acquiring processes and credit card fraud monitoring.
  • Managing a team of two people

Requirements:

  • 5+ years in roles of increasing responsibility in the back office of a bank or a corporate treasury department.
  • Professional Treasury qualification preferred
  • Strong experience in treasury back office, cash pooling, settlements, regulatory reporting, banking administration, card acquiring, confirmations
  • Strong understanding off treasury instruments
  • Proven track record in business partnering with other business functions and working closely with finance and other professionals within the business
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills
  • Treasury management system experience essential
  • Experience of working in a large organization and managing competing priorities
  • Experience in managing change effectively
  • University degree

Sector(s):

  • Finance, Accounting
  • Corporate Treasurer
  • Full time

Experience required:

  • 5-10 years professional experience

Required language level:

  • English - higher advanced/fit for negotiation

Job location:

Budapest

If you would like to join the dynamic team of Wizz Air,

If you would like to join the dynamic team of Wizz Air, please apply here, and attach your CV in English and the copy of your highest finalized degree.