Commercial Finance Manager - Online Grocery / E-commerce

Job Title: Commercial Finance Manager - Online Grocery / E-commerce
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: car allowance
Reference: JN -102020-1237838_1602503308
Contact Name: Olivia Crook
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 12, 2020 12:48

Job Description

You will be responsible for supporting and challenging the Online Grocery business and driving the delivery of commercial performance both tactically in year and over a multi-year horizon. This will include involvement in the financial planning and forecasting process and providing support and input to business cases.

Client Details

Our client are a leading Retail business with the largest Online value retail presence in the UK.

They pride themselves on offering a flexible culture, the days of full time, fixed hours, stuck in the office in business dress are long gone! An inclusive, diverse culture is important to them, and where it's possible they will consider part time or job share applications.


A key part of the role will be the ability to provide insight / analysis and make commercial recommendations that unlock value. You will be a self-starter in this regard with an inquisitive mind-set that looks for opportunities and drives the delivery of them. You will utilise data visualisation tools (e.g. Power-Bi).

There will be a strong focus on relationship building, both inside your team and with the wider business. To partner effectively with the Online Grocery Team you will need to be build strong, lasting relationships and be confident to influence and challenge when required.


You'll be a qualified accountant with a successful track record in commercial finance / business partnering. You will need to have excellent analytical capabilities, a high level of commercial acumen and the confidence and ability to communicate complex matters simply and effectively to your stakeholders. The ability to act independently and identify opportunities that unlock value will be essential. Data visualisation skills (e.g. Power-Bi) would be an advantage.

Technical Requirements

Ideally CIMA qualification with at least 3-5 years PQE (ACCA, ACA or MBA qualified also considered)

Commercial Finance experience

Evidence strong analytical skill / with examples of value created from commercial recommendations

Data visualisation skills (e.g. Power-Bi) would be an advantage.

Senior Stakeholder Management experience

Job Offer

A competitive salary comes with an excellent benefits package including colleague discount, company share save scheme, a competitive pension, company bonus and many additional rewards!