Robert Half is recruiting for a Commercial Accountant to join a financial services firm in London's West End. This is a very commercial business partnering role. The Commercial Accountant will sit within the Finance team and report directly to the Chief Finance Officer. The Commercial Accountant will be responsible for the preparation and presentation of sales reporting as well as calculation of ad hoc fees and control over revenues. This Commercial Accountant will work closely with Sales Directors and the Sales Support Manager to provide value added analysis which will enhance understanding of business performance and aid decision making. The Commercial Accountant will also seek opportunities to help drive business profitability through the pro-active provision of analysis to management and will provide support to the Chief Finance Officer to ensure revenues are correctly recorded and presented. This is a high profile role working with challenging stakeholders and is therefore seen as an opportunity to develop into a senior member of the management team.
The Commercial Accountant will be ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified with 1-2 years of post qualified experience. They will posses strong analytic reasoning and numerical analysis, strong self-management and motivational skills to learn and deliver on key responsibilities. Experience of business partnering and influencing senior stakeholder is ideal. The Commercial Accountant will ideally have a background in Financial Services, or posses strong knowledge of the industry.
My client is a multi-award winning financial services firm that provides prime brokerage, execution and clearing services to hedge funds, broker-dealers, asset managers, family offices and professional traders. Clients are able to access the global financial markets via its multi-asset class trading platform, which provides trade execution, margin financing, securities lending, clearing and custody services. My client prides itself on providing state-of-the-art technology and an institutional strength operational infrastructure, with a focus on tailored customer service.
Salary & Benefits
This West End based Commercial Accountant role will be paying 60-65k with 25% bonus plus other benefits and bonuses.
Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.