Commercial Accountant

Axon Moore Group Ltd
25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
15 May 2017
25 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A Commercial Accountant is required to join a leading Manufacturing business based close to Warrington. Reporting to the Commercial Finance Manager, your role will cover the following;

- Promote, support and communicate key financial disciplines and practices with non-financial managers

- Drive greater understanding of business performance through the relevant key business drivers (operational and commercial as well as financial) through detailed analysis and challenge

- Review performance and develop relevant KPI`s agreed with Operational Management

- Provide key business/commercial content to Financial performance

- Review of detailed profitability analysis and business efficiencies, make recommendations on how these can be improved to support improvement of bottom line growth

- Co-ordinate and manage the preparation of annual budget and rolling forecasts

- Provide financial guide to senior management and be the `go to person` for financial queries for non-finance staff

- Ability to communicate effectively with non-financial managers

- Drive continuous improvement culture and development of processes

- Improve business modelling and financial planning for growth

- Respond to ad hoc requests in a timely manner

- Support the implementation of a new system

To be considered, you should be part qualified and actively studying CIMA/ACCA/ACA and have gained experience in a manufacturing/non-service based industry. You should have strong technical and analytical skills with the ability to get into the detail and understand the `nuts and bolts` of the business. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate and build relationships with Operational teams are essential for success in this role. Intermediate/Advanced excel skills are required and you should be comfortable in developing financial models. You will enjoy a fast paced and driven environment and your ambition and determination will be fully supported and encouraged to develop your skills through qualification.