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Commercial Finance Manager

Job Title: Commercial Finance Manager
Contract Type: permanent
Location: Hatfield
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
REF: CG2705CFM_1653667216
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
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Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Our client, an innovator in its field and highly sought after brand, is looking to source a confident and credible Commercial Finance Manager to join its talented team. This is an exciting opportunity to part of a dynamic finance function, acting as a true business partner and contributing to future growth and profitability.

Working as a key business partner to the Buying team, you'll play a pivotal role in supporting the Commercial teams to grow profitability, by providing commercial insight to drive business performance.

Main duties include:
* Supporting with pricing, promotions and buying decision on a daily basis
* Turning data into insight and help make the business more profitable
* Supporting in annual business plans with suppliers to ensure the best deal
* Acting as a main point of contact for the Senior Buyers
* Owning the forecasting process for the category, driving forecasting accuracy improvements and key trade drivers are understood
* Providing regular and insightful reporting around performance, understanding mix vs rate analysis and how various brands are driving performance
* Ensuring strong financial controls exist
* Leading and mentoring more junior members of the team

Key skills & experience required:
* Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
* Excellent communication skills and able to build relationships with key stakeholders, both internal & external to the business.
* Strong Excel skills
* Highly numerate and analytical with a keen eye for detail that is deadline focused and goal oriented
* A proactive and enquiring mindset
* Proven track record in a similar commercial role
* Examples to date of driving profitability and steering decision making
* Confident and credible demeanour

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a team driving strategy and gain some invaluable experience actually shaping commercial decision making.

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