Head of Commercial Finance

  • Location

    East Midlands

  • Sector:

    Qualified Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £75000 - £100000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lee Kemp

  • Contact email:

    Lee.Kemp@cherryprofessional.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    07384 815474

  • Job ref:

    BH-20912

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-26

  • Startdate:

    2022-07-26

  • Consultant:

    Lee Kemp

Head of Commercial Finance | FMCG Sector | Flexible Working + Competitive Benefits Package

 
This is an exciting opportunity to join a renowned brand as their next Head of Commercial Finance.  You will take the lead in terms of the accounting teams and will be charged with driving strategy and innovation across the business ensuring they operate as a ‘Best in Class’ function along with remaining ahead of the competition!

Working closely with the Finance Director, the successful candidate will take ownership of the full planning cycle, including long term strategic plans, budgets and forecasts and will provide insight and analysis to the SLT to support strategic decision making.

Alongside this the role holder will get involved in wider transformation projects, system implementations and anything driving innovation across the organisation.

Role Summary

Provide Leadership across the finance function, maximising performance and encouraging innovation
Take the lead in Reporting, Budgeting and Re-forecasting against plan
Drive insightful Financial Modelling and Analysis
Take ownership of the Monthly Accounts working across the relevant teams to ensuring accuracy, any variances are understood and management packs are insightful and impactful
Deputise for Finance Director when required

Candidate Profile

Educated up to Degree level or above
Strong Commercial Finance and Strategic Planning Background
Fully Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with +10 years PQE
Intelligent, Articulate and Highly Numerate 
Analytical, Strategic and a Customer focussed approach
Someone used to a fast paced, multi-site organisation 
Understanding of FMCG sectors would be useful

What is on Offer?
 
Highly competitive remuneration package on offer along with access to corporate benefits. 

This role is ideal for someone seeking to progress to Director level as you will be required to deputise for and work closely with the current FD. 


Sound interesting? Think you have what it takes? If so, please forward your application or get in touch for a confidential chat. 

 


Other roles you might have applied for: Finance Business Partner, Finance Manager, Senior Finance Manager, Commercial Finance Manager, FP&A Manager, Financial Controller, Finance Director, Commercial Finance Director.
 
The role is commutable from Nottingham, Derbyshire, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Lincolnshire



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