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Commercial Accountant

Job Title: Commercial Accountant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Wigan, Greater Manchester
Industry:
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 25 days holiday + pension + medical
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3702226_1571780893
Contact Name: Lucinda O'Neill
Contact Email: daxtra.uk@hays.com
Job Published: October 22, 2019 22:48

Job Description

Commercial Accountant, Costs Revenue and Billings, Wigan, 12 month contract, Logistics company


Your new company
This organisation is an industry leading logistics company, that believe in being at the forefront of technology to sustain their place in the market, committed to innovation and continuous improvement. They have an established and experienced large finance team on site, and currently have a vacancy for a 12-month contract as a commercial accountant.

Your new role
This job as commercial accountant will have 3 direct reports, and as a team, will be responsible for all the commercial finances of new and existing customers. You will manage client proposals and profitability by effectively managing the costs and pricing strategies, working alongside operational managers across the business. You'll provide management reporting using complex excel spreadsheets to include weekly flash P&L reports, client invoicing reports for use in the management accounts and revenue reports. Finally, you'll work with the Head of FP&A and operational staff to provide sales forecasts for the quarterly reforecast exercise and annual budgeting process.


What you'll need to succeed
This commercial accountant job will suit a qualified accountant (ACA / CIMA / ACCA) who has worked in a fast-paced business where they can demonstrate that they have been able to enhance profitability through the provision of timely, commercial, detailed and accurate financial analysis. The candidate will need good presence, strong interpersonal skills coupled with a confident and hardworking approach.

What you'll get in return
This 12-month contract will offer a competitive salary of up to £50,000, pension, private medical insurance, and 25 days holiday plus bank holidays. The culture is fast paced, dynamic, and you'll get to work in an organisation where progression and development of the staff go hand in hand with the business.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Lucinda O'Neill now.

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