Commercial Finance Manager

Posted 16 March by Ernest Hunter Green
Job Title

Commercial Finance Manager


Oldham, Manchester


£50 - £55,000 plus car allowance and benefits

Job Description

The Commercial Finance Manager will drive performance and profitability through analysis, insight and business partnering. The key purpose of the role will be to deliver operational support and ensure that rigorous financial control systems are in place thereby ensuring that the business is maximising the return on investment.

This role is most suitable for a true finance 'business partner’, capable of dealing with stakeholders at all levels. With excellent communication and interpersonal skills, you will have the ability to present and articulate financial information and complex ideas simply and concisely.

  • Support and challenge operations with the annual Budget process
  • Build complex financial models from operational data and support operations in understanding the data
  • Update route costing model as appropriate building route costs for new business
  • Build and own ABC costings for the warehouse and update accordingly
  • Build and own a flex Budget to be included in the weekly accounts using core data from operations
  • Support with costings on any potential new business opportunities
  • Own a KPI model and manage on an ongoing basis
  • Assess/scrutinise business cases from operations and support on the financials
  • Review processes, identify and implement improvements
  • Support the Commercial Financial Controller with presentations required for Group and Exec team
Desired Skills & Experience
  • CIMA / ACCA / ACA Qualified
  • Proven commercial finance skills gained within a Logistics, Retailer FMCG business
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Inquisitive and not afraid to challenge the status quo
  • Advanced organisational skills, with the ability to work on own initiative
  • Dynamic, driven and confident
  • Problem solving skills and a solutions provider.

Required skills

  • Budgeting
  • CIMA
  • Commercial Finance
  • Partnering
  • KPI Reports

Application questions

Are you qualified CIMA, ACCA or ACA?
Do you have proven Commercial Finance Experience?
Have you supported non finance stakeholders previously?

Reference: 34698975

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