Head of Commercial Finance

Head of Commercial Finance

  • Location

    Bedfordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Senior Finance

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  • Salary:

    £95000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Lauren Druce

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Head of Commercial Finance / Strong Business Partner / Bedfordshire / Well-Known International Household Brand / Up to £100,000 + Bonus + Benefits

A Head of Commercial Finance is required for a well-known international consumer business with a strong brand name and impressive reputation. With very clear values, our client is instantly recognisable and has established itself as a household name with an excellent pedigree and broad product portfolio.

Reporting directly to the Finance Director and managing a small team you will have significant exposure to the senior leadership team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Acting as a strong business partner, supporting commercial and operational decision-making across the organisation and driving value
  • Analysing new and existing business initiatives, challenging assumptions and highlighting any risks and opportunities
  • Ownership of the annual budgeting, forecasting and planning processes, providing in-depth analysis of key business drivers
  • Delivering improved management information (including preparing enhanced weekly reporting and board packs) developing new reports and models as appropriate
  • Providing clear leadership, development and on-going motivation of your team

Experience Required:

  • Qualified accountant
  • Proven business partnering experience
  • Exceptionally strong commercial expertise
  • Prior exposure to owning and driving improvements across commercial finance
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to interact with and develop working relationships internally, externally and cross-functionally
  • Credibility and gravitas to challenge current thinking and influence in a positive and constructive manner
  • Confident and pro-active self-starter
  • Comfortable contributing to high-level strategic decision making whilst being able to 'roll up your sleeves' and get into the detail
  • An inspiring manager who will thrive in a robust, change oriented and fast paced environment

This is a highly commercial, business partnering opportunity and a vital role within the finance function. If you are interested in this Head of Commercial Financial role please apply below.