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Commercial Finance Manager (Startup)

  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 5 days ago

  • Sector: Recently Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Jordan Cheadle
  • Contact Email: jordanc@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 20 August 2021
  • Job Ref: JO0000009368_1626857169

Commercial Finance Manager - FMCG Start-up - London - £70k + bonus

Are you looking to join an exciting high-growth start-up in the FMCG sector, in a pure Commercial Finance and Operational role?

Our client is an award winning FMCG business in the high-end drinks space, looking to take on a Commercial Finance Manager. This is the number 2 role in Finance for an exciting business just under 6 years old, supporting the Operations Director, and working with a hugely passionate founder who is highly regarded in the sector.

You will get to work with an experienced FD, who will mentor you but let you work autonomously, and feed you a wealth of knowledge of both the industry and Finance, as well be encouraged to take on as much responsibility as you can handle.

You will need to get fully involved in managing business performance - supporting all commercial and operational decisions with accurate financial analysis, planning, forecasts and cash flows; all financial reporting and month-end is outsourced!

You will also manage one direct report who is in a broad operational and finance support role, and truly learn how a business is run and managed end to end.

Skills needed to be successful in this role:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Good knowledge of Management reporting and business partnering senior stakeholders
  • Proven commercial acumen and strong Excel
  • A Passion for startups; or drinks / events / FMCG

Experience working in or supporting a start-up or young growth stage business would be advantageous!