This job has expired

You will need to login before you can apply for a job.

Head of Commercial Finance

Michael Page
England, Merseyside
GBP70000 - GBP80000 per annum + plus bonus & benefits
Closing date
18 Apr 2023

View more

Healthcare and pharmaceutical
Salary band
£70,000 - £80,000, £80,000 - £90,000
Contract type
Full Time
Where will they be working?
From our office

Job Details

This Head of Commercial Finance role sits within a smaller part of a larger group. You will have full ownership of the commercials and strategy for that site, with support from the FD and SSC. The business is fast paced & growing so it is a great time to join and add value.

Client Details

My client are a successful & family pharmaceutical business.


  • Overall management of the Commercial Finance function within the division
  • Ensure excellent working relationships are built and maintained with senior managers within the Division and the wider Group
  • Ensure working capital for the Division is managed effectively
  • Ensure deadlines are met without compromise of quality or integrity
  • Complete all other tasks required to drive the success of the Commercial Finance function in agreement with senior managers and Group
  • Initiate and facilitate changes to further improve the reporting quality and timeliness of management information
  • To manage and develop internal customer relationships
  • Recruitment, coaching and effective performance management of employees, ensuring all training and development needs are met
  • Promote active participation and team work in the Commercial Finance function and the wider Group


You will need to have a strong commercial background & acumen. Happy to work within a small, fast paced & growing part of the business. Able to liaise with senior stakeholders whilst also happy being hands on. You don't necessarily need a pharmaceutical background but if you do this is an added bonus.

Job Offer

  • Salary circa £70,000-£80,000
  • 10% bonus
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • Other benefits including death in service, private medical


Michael Page specialises in the permanent, temporary and interim recruitment of qualified accountants. In fact, our organisation was founded to provide selection and recruitment services for accounting professionals and has been a market leader in this field for more than 35 years.

We have earned the trust of clients in industry and commerce, the banking and financial services markets and the public and not-for-profit sector. We also have an exemplary track record of completing assignments for everyone from small, boutique practices to the Big Four firms.

Michael Page has pioneered a unique, consultative approach to recruitment, enabling us to find the best fit between our client’s needs and the candidate’s experience and abilities. With an emphasis on delivering results and establishing long-term relationships, our consultants waive commission in favour of quarterly profit share – that means impartial career advice and an entire team pulling together on your behalf.

Many of our consultants have a background in accounting and finance – that’s real, grass roots expertise at your disposal. Combine that with the global reach you get from a company that has over 164 offices in 34 countries and you’re looking at a pretty formidable package.

We are confident no other consultancy is better qualified to help you make that crucial, next step in your career. Take this opportunity to browse our accounting, tax and treasury jobs to find out more about our specific expertise:
• Industry and commerce
• Financial services
• Public and not-for-profit
• Taxation
• Specialist markets
• Treasury
• Newly qualified ACA

Alternatively, if you're looking to hire, please send us a job brief or get in touch to find out how our track record could add value to your recruitment process”

Visit the Michael Page website for more information

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert