Assistant Commercial Accountant

England, Merseyside, Liverpool
£22000 - £28000 per annum + study support
11 Jan 2019
18 Jan 2019
Martin Christian
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Part qualified

An exciting Assistant Commercial Accountant role has become available for a business in Liverpool.

Client Details

This is an international manufacturing company with a presence in over 20 countries across the globe. They work with some really exciting blue-chip customers, have invested millions in factory improvements across the country and can boast of a reputable brand which is seen as a market leader.


As Assistant Commercial Accountant reporting into the Finance Director and business partnering across specific areas of the business, your role will be to support the business on key decision making and strategy development through analysis. Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Reporting to the Commercial Finance Director and responsibility for all reporting and analysis across the finance team
  • Working closely with the commercial and sales team, providing financial and non-financial reports
  • MI reporting including customer profitability, performance at customer level, and other ad hoc reports as and when requested
  • Assisting in the preparation of annual budgets and forecasts, variance analysis including commentaries
  • Developing and improving forecasting models
  • Consolidation of sales margin reports highlighting key variances
  • Trend analysis - customer/product/market


The ideal candidate for the Assistant Commercial Accountant role must have:

  • Experience working in a fast paced management accounting and/or commercial finance role
  • Strong academic background and studying towards a recognised accountancy qualification (CIMA/ACCA)
  • Excel skills - v look ups, pivot tables
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively across the business
  • Confident in approach

Job Offer

We can offer:

  • Competitive salary paying £22,000-28,000
  • Full study support package
  • 25 days holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Healthcare
  • Free parking