Commercial Finance Manager - Finance Business Partner

Location
England, East Riding of Yorkshire
Salary
Car Allowance + Additional Benefits
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
04 Sep 2017
Ref
13845637/001
Contact
Imke Potgieter
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

This commercial business partnering role supports and challenges the business on its performance and provides decision support, commercial insight and forecasting the end-to-end P&L from a finance perspective.

Client Details

My client is a forward thinking and dynamic retail client operating across the UK. The company is currently focusing on the strategic transformation of their business making it a interesting and exciting time for Commercial Finance.

Description

  • Deliver financial KPIs and analysis to support and challenge the business

  • Detailed and proactive business performance analysis

  • Produce rolling forecasts of value drivers

  • Decision support and influencing strategy

  • Improve financial controls and risk management

  • Develop colleagues

  • Finance lead for systems improvements

Profile

Knowledge, skills and Experience of the successful candidate:

  • Qualified accountant with a minimum of three years PQE.
  • Strong commercial background, gained either via an industry route (ideally Retail or FMCG sectors) or through an advisory function in a large professional services organisation

  • Proven ability to build productive business relationships with a wide network of finance and non-finance colleagues

  • Proficient in co-ordinating work between multiple stakeholders and deliver information to exacting deadlines

  • Strong analytical and Excel skills, honed in an environment of interrogating complex financial models. Knowledge of Cognos an advantage

  • Resilient, enthusiastic and proactive in setting own agenda and driving results in a fast paced environment

  • Excellent verbal and written communication style and a proven ability to influence a variety of senior stakeholder

Job Offer

  • Competitive Salary
  • Opportunities for progression with clear career paths in the wider group
  • Excellent Benefits