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Commercial Finance Analyst

  • Location: Wakefield
  • Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Flexible working policy, Other
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 15 September 2021
  • Job Ref: RGO36960_1629128991
Rapidly growing global business in the marketing industry are currently recruiting for a commercially minded CIMA/ACCA qualified Accountant or passed finalist Accountant to join their growing Commercial team in a newly created position. Reporting into the Commercial Finance Manager you will be a key point of contact for a number of internal and external stakeholders where you will assist with a variety of commercial decisions that will play a key role in the business's ambitious growth plans over the coming years.
Your duties will include but not be limited to:
*Business Partner to the Commercial teams to support the delivery of financial targets.
*Responsible for implementing and monitoring robust financial controls for new suppliers.
*Providing regular reporting on financial performance and business KPIs.
*Proactively identifying and highlighting opportunities to improve business performance.
*Managing periodic planning and forecasting processes.
*Support the continued development of our reporting suite; providing guidance and support to the business users and proactively identifying opportunities to improve clarity and understanding.
*Ad hoc project work and reporting.

Ideally you will be able to demonstrate the below experience:
*Degree educated with a relevant professional accounting qualification (CIMA / ACCA / ACA or equivalent).
*Have excellent communication skills and experience with dealing with non-financial stakeholders.
*Previous experience in finance business partnering or in a commercial role
*Strong command of Excel and experience with relevant financial systems, including ERP and reporting platforms.
*Good understanding of general accounting processes.
*Advanced Excel skills with the ability to use pivot tables and VLOOKUPS..

This is an excellent opportunity for a career minded ACCA/CIMA qualified Accountant or passed finalist looking to join a business that will offer continuous career development and progression opportunities as well as a fantastic benefits package.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.