Commercial Accountant / Analyst - Qualified

Job Title: Commercial Accountant / Analyst - Qualified
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: 4019119_1625558876
Contact Name: Lucy Bureau
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 06, 2021 09:08

Job Description

Commercial Accountant / Analyst

Due to an internal promotion, this role has become available and would suit an experienced commercial accountant who is looking to make the next step into a managerial position.
The main duties will include:-

  • Business partnering with the to the sales teams.
  • Working with Sales Managers to analyse, model and make recommendations for trading agreements and price justifications.
  • Analysis of customer and industry sales, pricing decisions, Requests for Quotes and tenders
  • Prepare, review and distribute customer profitability reporting packs with high level narrative
  • Control and manage the volume rebate provision including calculating and initiating payments to customers, supported by an analyst.
  • Analysing and appraising market opportunities to make launch recommendations
  • Analyse, validate and prepare financial data and presentations to present to management
  • Support the businesses budgeting and forecasting processes for building invoiced sales, volume rebates and standard costs.
  • Ensures compliance with corporate, statutory and department policies and procedures and applicable laws, rules, and regulations.
  • Support annual audit demands and questions.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Qualified accountant or finalist
  • Strong business analytic aptitude to drive large quantities of data into insight data output and reporting.
  • Strong analytic / problem solving skills
  • Strong Microsoft Office (Excel, Powerpoint) skills including Excel functions (VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP, INDEX) and Pivot Tables.
  • Strong ad-hoc report building skills

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