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Commercial Finance Manager - Northamptonshire - PLC Business

Salary £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Carr Allowance + Bonus
Location Northampton, Northamptonshire
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00058424
Published over 1 year ago

Job Description


A fast-growing plc is currently looking to hire a Commercial Finance Manager to support the Finance Director during a significant period of growth. This is a role which has plenty of exposure to senior stakeholders across the business and will allow you to make a real impact on the bottom line of the business.

This business has a track record of making high-calibre hires and offering accelerated routes of progression into Divisional and Group Finance Director roles.

Commercial Finance Manager - Key Duties:

  • Weekly and monthly sales forecasting
  • Monitoring sales progress and managing risks.
  • Monthly Balance sheet forecasting - involvement in mid and long term strategic decision making
  • close working relationships with senior stakeholders in Sales, Commercial, Operations.
  • Actively involved in the forecasting process - monthly current financial year forecasts and typically quarterly three year forecasts
  • Understanding of the risks and opportunities of the business, including sales pricing risks and opportunities
  • Challenging the commercial department and understanding the wider business
  • Manage the Finance team in Northampton, including development, leading any change, recruitment etc
  • Ensure the accounts are robust and delivered on time. Less of a "doing" role but more ensuring there is sufficient oversight and monitoring quality.
  • Identify control weaknesses and put in place measures to mitigate
  • Providing half/full year reporting to Group
  • Be curious, work on own initiative, ask why, keep asking questions until you get an answer that makes sense

You will be ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified with a close attention to detail and excellent work ethic. Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively with colleagues at all levels of experience is key, as well as the ability to identify areas for improvement and drive changes in processes. Previous experience in a Finance Manager role is desirable.

This is a great varied role and definitely one which will lead to future progression. As a company they are challenging, demanding and hugely rewarding. At times this will not be a typical 9-5 role, especially if you want development, but you will be working with a group of colleagues who really love the business and are proud to work where they do.

If you match the above criteria, and you are looking for a role which will take you to your next step in your career, then apply today for immediate consideration.

Commutable from Northampton, Milton Keynes, Wellingborough, Corby, Kettering, Rushden, Towcester, Rugby, Bedford

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