West London, London
£70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus and excellent benefits
5 months ago
An established household name in the Media sector, is looking for an experienced Commercial Finance Manager to manage a team of 2 Commercial Finance Analysts in a truly commercial finance business partnering role to sales.
This international diversified business has a large and impressive Commercial Finance function with real opportunities for career development within their awesome London HQ. They are highly entrepreneurial business, with a diverse range of revenue streams tapping into various industries.
Now due to an internal promotion, an exciting role has opened for a Commercial Finance Manager to report into the Head of Finance for Sales, and business partner the Sales teams, providing financial insight, commercial analysis and strategic advice to the business.
This role will focus on partnering with the commercial sales teams and other senior stakeholders, supporting the delivery of stretching revenue targets and advising on commercial deals and business strategy.
·Become a trusted business partner and industry expert to advise on competitor and industry developments; developing sector expertise and supporting and advising on commercial opportunities while helping to shape strategic objectives
·Advise on commercial deals through valuable analysis and insight. Understand key performance drivers and market trends
·Evaluate and advise on financial performance to support the delivery of targets
·Manage and develop a team of 2 qualified Commercial Finance Analysts
·Shape business activity at a strategic and operational level with the development of forecasts, business plans and scenario models, advising on trade-offs, key assumptions and the arrangement of resources to strategic objectives
·Partner the Business Intelligence team to drive the evolution of high-quality management information
What you will need to be successful in this role:
This role would suit an individual looking to develop their career in a leadership position in a large commercial finance department with significant exposure to the business and scope for progression
Skills you will need:
·A qualification in Finance (CIMA/ACA/ACCA)
·Post qualified experience in business partnering and commercial finance in a large business
·Proven influencing skills with senior non-finance stakeholders