Senior Commercial Finance Manager

  • Location:

    London

  • Specialism:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Interim

  • Salary:

    £550-£650 per day

  • Contact:

    George Brown

  • Contact email:

    george.brown@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    4747

  • Job Start date:

    2022-08-02

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-31

Senior Commercial Finance Manager | £550 - £650/day | 6 Months | International FMCG/Consumer 

Altum Consulting are currently recruiting for a Senior Commercial Finance Manager to join a thriving international food and FMCG brand, the role and offices are based in Central London.

The successful candidate will be joining a collaborative and progressive environment (full hybrid working) and benefit from reporting to/partnering with a well-regarded and respected commercial finance leader.

Overview:

  • Purely commercial role working within the existing finance team across the property and store costs. 
  • This role focuses on driving constant improvement across the property cost bases, occupancy, fixed and variable costs associated with each store.
  • Owning the P&L across all properties and aligning proposed improvements and changes with existing strategy and operational performance. 
  • Providing links with other core areas of the business in relation to project delivery/management
  • Provide analysis to non finance teams enabling greater visibility on performance
  • Have a clear understanding of retail, FMCG and multi-site retail or restaurants
  • Act as a senior business partner to UK & International finance and non-finance personnel 
  • Identify and deliver initiatives which aim to optimise performance of the business
  • Communicate performance to senior leadership and project teams
  • Provide quarterly updates in Management Team Board meetings

Key Requirements:

  • Candidates should be fully qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Have at least 5 years PQE in an international consumer, retail or restaurant brand 
  • Have strong excel and modelling skills 
  • Be hands on with complex financial queries and bring a problem solving, can do attitude to the team 

Candidates will be considered immediately for interview and start, please contact George Brown on the attached details to discuss the role further.