Senior Commercial Accountant
Robert Half is working exclusively with an international sports retail business based in Central Surrey to recruit a Senior Commercial Accountant to join their Consumer Brand Finance Team.
This position is reporting directly into the UK Head of Finance and will be based in Surrey with occasional travel to their London office.
This is one of the most commercially focused and exciting roles in the South of England, it would ideally suit someone who wanted to work for a consumer focused business with a brilliant brand. This role is predominantly Surrey based but access to London would be beneficial as that is where the EU Marketing team are based.
If you are a strong accountant but naturally gravitate toward commercial interaction then this could be the perfect role for you - a passion and interest in sports would be beneficial given the sponsorship deals and targeted audience.
The successful Senior Commercial Accountant will take full responsibility for the following: Lead commercial analysis and commercial support on one of the businesses key brands, review marketing spend and product analysis, act as the finance manager for a newly acquired division, add commercial value around product launches, pricing and business cases. This is a very visible role and will have direct exposure to the marketing and advertising teams.
As this role will involve acting as a Finance Manager for a key division it is important that this individual has a strong technical grounding and can couple with financial reporting and month end management.
The successful Senior Commercial Accountant is likely to be a qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) and have a strong academic background.
This is very much a fast track role working for an enviable brand so the successful candidate is likely to have a strong confident personality coupled with a strong business partnering background.
This organisation is one of the most visible brands in the world, it is consumer focused and very focused on innovative growth and expansion. If you want to work for a company where you can truly understand the band and culture then this is well worth finding out more about.
Salary & Benefits
GBP45,000 - GBP55,000 + Benefits.
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