Back to Job Search

Commercial Finance Manager

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Healthcare + Flexible Working
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 13 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Qualified Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: Neotiable
  • Expiry Date: 20 March 2021
  • Job Ref: AP36288PA_1613641575

Sharp Consultancy are partnering on a retained basis with a high growth, market leading client based in the Sheffield area.

Our client has developed highly profitable service lines throughout a sustained period of growth and as part of the next stage of growth wants to add a commercial lead to the current finance function.

The role will be based out of the head office in Sheffield but the day-to-day location can be flexible and remote.

Reporting directly into the Group CFO this is an exceptional role, suiting someone looking for an opportunity to step out of their current situation to gain more business partnering exposure with a clear path to FD combined with strong mentoring and personal development throughout that journey.

You will take full responsibility for the business commercials and will be the lead around the commercial decision-making process, predominantly with non-finance leads.

Job Purpose:
*To take responsibility for the Group's analysis of management information
*To lead the process for evaluating and approving new business opportunities, partnerships and agreements
*Identification of potential M&A activity
*Management of the Management Accounts team
*Manage specific projects as appropriate
*Create greater processes and control around the localised decision making process

Key personal attributes:

*Driven and proactive, with a key eye for commercial decision making
*Dynamic, proactive attitude - ability to improve performance and processes
*Qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) preferably ACA having advised business leaders as part of your professional development
*Strong communication skills, with the ability to influence at senior and director level
*Strong commercial awareness
*Experience of business process improvement - commercially focused
*Ability to drive insight from data and performance to support key business decisions

If you are interested in the above vacancy, or alternatively are only tentatively looking please do not hesitate to contact Sharp Consultancy completely confidentially in the first instance.

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 contact 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, so if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.