Commercial Accountant

33000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP33000 - GBP35000/annum
07 Mar 2017
21 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently working on behalf of our client based in Sheffield who are going through an exciting period of change under new ownership. They are the second largest in their field, operating worldwide and employing over 500,000 people.

They are currently seeking a Commercial Accountant to report into the Commercial Business Partner.

Duties will include:

-Provide an efficient and effective commercial accounting service and suite of standardised commercial reports and first line analysis to Sales & Marketing and Finance colleagues.
-Ensure accurate financial information is provided on a timely basis to allow sufficient time for review by business partners whilst maintaining full compliance with reporting deadlines.
-Ensure all accounting activities undertaken are in compliance with group accounting policies and defined internal control procedures and place significant emphasis on the integrity, confidentiality and effective use of key financial information used in the Sales & Marketing arena.
-Ensure all non standardised reporting requirements occur in an accurate and timely manner.
-Exhibit proactive behaviours in the field of continuous improvement and propose different cost-effective methods of presenting information to stakeholders with the aim of adding value to the decision making process.


-Fully Qualified ACCA / CIMA / ACA.
-Ability to go out into the wider company and work with non financial people to achieve results.
-Must be able to meet deadlines set / agreed.
-Be driven to add value to the finance function and the business as a whole.
-Must have strong technical accounting and interpersonal skills.
-Excellent Excel and analytical skills required.
-Background of working in a fast paced commercial environment.

Sewell Wallis acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers