Commercial Finance Manager

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £80,000 plus car allowance

  • Contact:

    Alex Beadle

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-11

Senior Finance Manager

Altum Consulting have partnered with a FTSE 100 business in Central London to secure a pivotal senior hire for their industry leading commercial finance division.

The Senior Finance Manager will lead a high performing team to deliver commercial insight to senior leadership of the business in the form of internal reporting, FP&A, investment and decision-making challenge & support. They will play a significant role in the success of key finance projects and have wide exposure across the business, including directors and group finance

The business is renowned for investing in and developing their employees, with success stories across the company as testament to their people driven philosophy.

 

Role & Responsibilities

  • Business partner with senior management to challenge and support decision making with financial analysis
  • Deliver financial reviews for potential new customers and assist with negotiations for deal terms
  • Support the business with analysis on acquisitions and disposals
  • Liaise with senior management to monitor P&L performance and identify areas for improvement
  • Collaborate with the other Senior Finance Managers to support the Commercial Finance Director with delivery of monthly management accounts, year-end, and half year reporting
  • Drive and manage the team to ensure delivery of budgets and forecasts for their areas
  • Encourage an ever-closer relationship between the commercial finance team and the wider business
  • Apply a continuous improvement approach to finance processes and reporting, with ownership of a given set of finance processes across the group

 

Candidate requirements

  • ACA qualified accountant with significant post qualified experience
  • Proven delivery of detailed management accounts
  • Highly commercial, with a track record of delivering commercial insight to senior stakeholders with both finance and non-finance backgrounds
  • Strong team leadership capabilities