Senior Commercial Finance Business Partner

  • Location

    East Midlands

  • Sector:

    Qualified Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ben Love

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0115 922 2240

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Ben Love

Are you Qualified ACCA/ACA/CIMA accountant who is passionate about retail & business partnering?

The role, Senior Commercial Finance Business Partner, a role where you will be at the heart of an extremely successful UK based Retail Business.

The ideal candidate will work closely alongside their Group Marketing & Sales Directors to influence strategy and business outcomes, offering expert analysis and interpretation, presenting options to resolve problems and exploit opportunities and support informed financial decision-making. The

The Opportunity…

Our client is looking for an ambitious candidate who can provide high-quality financial support and challenge the business where appropriate. Key responsibilities in this role will include:

- Managing the delivery of finance business partner support for the retail business channel
- Personally involved with senior retail stakeholders in the prioritization and delivery of key strategic and tactical initiatives
- Business lead for retail pricing. Chairing their pricing and promotions meetings, ensuring in the short term that all campaigns and product launches are both legally compliant and optimized for performance, whilst in the long term guiding the evolution of a complex pricing structure
- Monthly retail channel profitability and KPI reporting, including key variance analysis
- Coordinating forecasts for the retail channel to support both group financial and operational volume forecasts
- Finance lead on overall weekly trading reporting

Who the client is looking for…

- You will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with related post-qualification finance experience in a Retail environment
- Experience partnering senior Sales & Marketing teams
- Must have extensive retail/trading experience (this is a non-negotiable)
- Comfortable influencing Board level stakeholders
- Passionate about business
- Demonstrated experience in commercial Finance Business Partnering role, where you have developed business cases
- SAP or SAP BI experience

What’s on offer…
- Package on offer is between £70,000 - £80,000 + £9,000 Car Allowance + Bonus + 6% Pension + 33 Days Holiday
- Flexible hours, working from home (in the future likely to be a 50/50 split)
- You’ll be given autonomy to spend the time to find the *right* solutions
- You’ll pick up new skills and experiences, broadening your knowledge and capabilities to push you to the next level
- A seat at the leadership table

Jobs you may have applied for include Senior Finance Business Partner, Head of Commercial Finance, Commercial Finance Manager.

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

Cherry Professional are recruiting for this opportunity on behalf of our client. Please view our Privacy Policy on our website to understand how your data will be used if you apply for this role.