Commercial Finance Manager

Job Title: Commercial Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Reference: CG0904CFM_1617984002
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
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Job Published: April 09, 2021 17:00

Job Description

Our client, a dynamic industry leader with an increasingly loyal customer base, is looking to source a credible and charismatic, newly qualified finance professional to join the team as Commercial Finance Manager.

The role will have 1 direct report and be responsible for partnering the sales & marketing team and produce value adding analysis to aid decision making and improve business performance. This is a rare opportunity for a high potential individual, looking to take the next step up in their career and be given a large amount of accountability and ownership of commercial strategy.

Main duties include:
* Provide financial insight, challenge and understanding into planning processes to drive development of business plans
* Provide accurate data and commentary on performance to support and influence the team's decision making on strategy
* Develop plans to meet and exceed budget P&L targets
* Support contract tender negotiations and customer proposals
* Customer and product profitability analysis
* Develop and mentor the Finance Analyst
* Review and implement new ways of working where needed
* Build close relationships with other departments in finance to ensure complete understanding of the P&L

Key experience and skill set required:
* ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified
* Proven track record in either a big 4 environment or in a similar analytically focused role in a fast-paced industry environment
* Confident and credible communicator, can build relationships with ease
* Self-motivated and practical in your approach to problem solving
* Highly organised and can meet strict deadlines
* Strong excel skills
* Ambitious and career-minded

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