Commercial Finance Manager

Burman Consulting
Rugby, UK
15 Dec 2018
23 Nov 2018
Contract Type
An international client of mine with offices in Rugby is seeking to appoint a Commercial Finance Manager to work closely with both their commercial, sourcing and sales teams. This is a high profile position that requires a commercial mind, gravitas and strong influencing skills. This role will provide an opportunity to move away from a month end focused reporting environment and the development of a wider commercial skillset. It would suit someone with acumen who has strong analytical skills and spreadsheet abilities. You would build a strong working relationship with senior stakeholders and the shared service centre based in Europe. The Role
• Reporting to the Divisional Finance Director you would be responsible for:
• Developing business cases for proposals and co-ordinating price approval processes
• Providing support during commercial / finance negotiations with new clients and contract renewals
• Working with sales account managers to ensure contract profit maximisation
• Review key contract lifecycles ensuring business awareness / support of key milestones
• Prepare financial analysis, profitability reporting and recommendations for business projects
• Finance support for ad hoc business projects The Person
• You will have a strong record of academic achievement coupled with exposure to a commercial business. Ideally one which operates in multiple territories.
• Excellent organisational capabilities and attention to detail are essential, as is a pro-active approach in identifying potential contractual issues and resolving them.
• Good systems experience with strong analytical and excel / modelling skills
• Leadership abilities who can challenge existing precedents in order to drive change
• You will have experience in a commercial finance environment with an accounting qualification. The Rewards
• On offer is a starting salary of £55 - 60k dependent on experience.
• Opportunity to work with some internationally famous client companies.
• Flexible working patterns allowing some working from home.
• Company bonus scheme which pays up to 10%
• Free car parking and on site canteen To apply and for further details please submit a CV for immediate consideration. This job was originally posted as