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Head of Commercial Finance

  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: Up to £130000.00 per annum + bonus per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 4 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Graham Thornton
  • Contact Email: gt@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: 09/09/2021
  • Expiry Date: 14 October 2021
  • Job Ref: JO0000009769_1631618344

Head of Commercial Finance

Technology/Telecoms

London / Working From Home

To £130,000 + bonus

This market disrupting SME has recently received substantial investment from one of the world's biggest brands.

Currently a small and agile technology business, this company is about to undergo incredible expansion across headcount, footprint, client portfolio and brand recognition.

As part of an ongoing programme to strengthen an already impressive management team, the role of Head of Commercial Finance has been created.

Reporting to the CFO, the role will provide financial support to the commercial growth of the business. The role will include:

  • Build a best in class commercial finance function to support ambitious growth plans
  • Influence the definition and execution of the mid-long term strategy
  • Partner commercial heads of business to drive improved performance, particularly around growth
  • Translate strategy into short, mid and long term financial and non-financial targets
  • Understand market and competitor insights
  • Pricing strategies, customer contract negotiation, financial support to the bid process and new business opportunities

Candidate requirements:

  • In-depth experience of providing commercial finance support to facilitate business growth
  • Experience of supporting an international business where your remit has included overseas markets
  • First class communication skills, high levels of emotional intelligence and deep reserves of energy and persistence
  • A hands on approach to delivery of targets and team building
  • Ideally, but not essential, you will experience of playing a key role in the scale up of a function/business
  • Sector experience would be an advantage though is not essential for the right candidate
  • Excels when empowered to deliver targets, needing little hand holding or constant support

This is a business that could, within its sector become 'the next big thing'. About to start that journey with considerable backing, this company will provide you with stretch, career development and the enjoyment of building a market leading business through genuine involvement in the journey.