Commercial Accountant

Commercial Accountant

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  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ben Love

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Commercial Accountant | Cherry Professional | Nottingham

The Commercial Accountant will work closely with the Finance Director and CEO to help drive business performance and provide improved business finance support. The Finance Business Partner role requires a confident and charismatic individual who is able to quickly get "under the skin" of what is happening within the business and have a direct impact / influence on future results.

The successful applicant will be heavily involved in strategy and performance across multiple departments, working directly with stakeholders to help deliver value-adding and commercially focussed support designed to improve margin.

This is a great opportunity to work closely with the current CEO and carry out a pivotal role providing the Leadership Team with key information to influence strategic decisions and assist the continued growth of this successful business.

They are offering up to £45,000 basic + Further benefits

A variety of business improvement initiatives are either live or planned and the Finance Business Partner will be actively involved in each of them.

The Role…
  • Drive awareness, accountability and responsibility of key P&L drivers into appropriate functions and departments
  • Responsible for the production of deadline driven detailed reporting, analysis and interpretation focused upon the Sales to Gross Margin, stock and Supply Chain analysis.
  • As Business Partner to the CEO, create a culture of cost & risk focus and develop Management Information and KPI's to provide insight and aid decision making
  • Develop, monitor and challenge KPI's in order to drive performance / efficiency
  • Responsible for commercial and New Product Development business partnering, producing costings and gross margin analysis
  • Drive delivery of the strategy and keep on top of trends to amend business goals as and when required

Your Experience…
  • Qualified Accountant (ACA / ACCA / CIMA) with strong relevant management accounts experience - Qualified by experience candidates will also be considered
  • Advanced excel skills - Pivot tables, Vlookup formula, Modelling etc
  • Demonstrable track record with continuous improvement activity including, as an example; Identifying areas for system and process improvements and implementing robust solutions
  • Significant experience with financial analysis and reporting on KPI's
  • Strong ability to produce analysis and communicate your findings convincingly to a varied audience in order to drive improved results / process / behaviour

Jobs you may have applied for include Finance Business Partner, Finance Analyst, Finance Manager, Business analyst.

Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the client.