Commercial Finance Manager

Robert Half
70000.00 GBP Annual + GBP60000 - GBP65000 per annum + N/a
16 May 2017
30 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Robert Half Finance & Accounting Northamptonshire are very excited to partner with a Global reputable brand to recruit for a Commercial Finance Manager based in Northampton

This role is as commercial as it gets, 90% of this role will be pure commercial activity and this individual will play a pivotal role in the commercial FPA team to develop a high performing group so finance can deliver effective business partnering and support to the Leadership team, through robust insight, provide a better understanding of the results which allow Senior management to develop options on improving top-line growth and expand gross profit

The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant with 7 - 10 years of commercial and operational experience The Role

The role based Northampton as Finance Commercial Manager requires strong leadership skills and will aggressively seek to develop a strong understanding the business which includes high level of interaction/coordination at senior levels across borders and functions Responsibilities
  • Develop and own timely and accurate reporting of, marketing margin, pricing, variations, gross profit and investments for actual results and forecasts
  • Responsible for effective finance controls
  • Develop a new framework and lead the execution of the risk assessment pack including sensitivity analysis to share with senior management
  • Ensure that the impacts of short term/long term investments are fully evaluated and understood
  • Furthermore actions are aligned with Commercial Business growth plans
  • Constantly challenging processes to look for ways of improving service levels, work processes and quality of information
  • Lead the finance team internal transformation by streamlining regular tasks for better efficiency improvement and to deliver best in class business partnering
Your Profile
  • Qualified accountant, with experience in a similar role within commercial Finance looking to step into a pure commercial role that requires intelligent thinking and composure
  • The ability to understand the complexity of analysis/ detailed knowledge of industry and operations
  • Mathematical background would be highly beneficial
  • Bring ideas to the table and back themselves
  • Comfortable in liaising with multiple regions across the globe and interact with board members such as the Sales Director, Global FDs and Marketing Directors
Salary & Benefits

The Commercial Finance manager role is paying up to 65k base salary plus 10% bonus plus car allowance or car and award winning company benefits.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.