Commercial Finance Analyst - Study Support

Posted 15 March by Elevation Recruitment Group Easy Apply
Elevation Accountancy & Finance are currently recruiting for a Commercial Finance Analyst. My client is a major organisation in Selby that has an excellent opportunity within their Operational Finance team.

This role would provide the successful applicant with a fantastic opportunity to become a key part of deciding the company's direction by providing key commercial and decision support to senior management team. You will be responsible for business partnering with a number of key managers across the business, bringing financial objectivity, challenge and insight to proactively support the business. This will be a varied and fast paced job role which will require you to manage a busy workload and prioritise to ensure deadlines are met.

My client feels this position would best suit a Cima part qualified accountant who has a strong grounding in commercial accounting. Ideally you will have had exposure to applying these skills within a Manufacturing environment although open to considering candidates who can demonstrate the appropriate experience if it is gained within a different industry.


-Create site P&L budget / quarterly forecasts, demonstrating an understanding of the key drivers, to inform local operational and strategic decision making.
-Identify, challenge and proactively satisfy internal customer requirements to provide information, interpretation and insight to the business and site teams to promote effective delivery of site performance.
-Continuously review business practices to make recommendations for changes which will enhance cost efficiency
-Provide leadership and direction to the assistant financial analysts to ensure they are engaged, focused, developed and delivering their potential
-Use extracts and analysis produced by the Assistant Financial Analyst to prepare weekly management accounts
-Produce variance analysis to deliver the monthly, quarterly and half yearly Group packs
-Develop or validate new product pricing, costing, margin analysis to support new business presentations

The Ideal Candidate will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills and experiences:

- Part Qualified (CIMA,ACA, ACCA, CPA) or QBE
- Ability to lead and coach direct reports
- Numerate and literate
- Ability to challenge and influence key stakeholders
- Strong communication and organisational skills

Elevation Accountancy & Finance is a specialist division of Elevation Recruitment focusing on the recruitment of talented Accountancy and Finance professionals across all levels, from Ledger Clerks through to Financial Directors. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you.

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