Commercial Finance Manager
Location : Bedford
Post Date : 03 March 2017
Employment Type : Permanent
Job Order Number : 466862
Line of Business : Accounting and Finance
Robert Half Finance and Accountancy are pleased to be supporting our client on the recruitment of an excellent newly created Commercial Finance Manager position. This role will be the number 2 position in finance reporting to the FD and looking after several key areas of the business. This will be a varied position with a high level of responsibility, part of the succession plan and the Commercial Finance Manager will step up and cover for the FD whenever required. The role will be responsible for:
-Review and oversight of the monthly management accounts - the P&L, balance sheet and cash-flow
-Analysis of the retail trading figures - trends, variances, risks & opportunities
-Proactive analysis to aid commercial decision-making
-Production of insight, high quality management reporting and board packs
-Investment appraisals and modelling on potential acquisitions/new sites
-Co-ordination of internal and external auditors
-Management of finance projects as and when required
-Cover for the Finance Director as and when required
We are looking for a fully qualified (ACA, CIMA or ACCA) who has at least 5 - 6 years post qualified experience, has strong experience in reviewing monthly accounts, the ability to ensure the team produce high quality monthly accounts, analysis and management reports and you will be someone who looks to improve processes, quality and maximise commercial opportunities.
Our client are a highly successful and fast growing SME Retail business based in Bedfordshire. They are offering a potential route to Finance Director as this recruitment forms part of the succession plan for the UK business.
Salary & Benefits
A highly competitive salary of £65,000 to £70,000 plus bonus of up to 15%.
Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.
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