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Commercial Finance Manager

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  • £60000 - £65000 per annum
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Contract/Interim
  • Finance & Accountancy, Commerce & Industry

Commercial Finance Manager

Location: Manchester (hybrid working)

Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 plus great benefits

Duration: 12 months FTC

Do you have proven experience business partnering with senior non financial stakeholders?

Do you have experience of investment appraisal techniques and modelling to support effective decision making?

Do you have experience of using multiple sources of information and analysis to create a compelling summary of the findings?

Can you demonstrate detailed accounts of how you have influenced business decisions and impacted performance positively by way of effective financial risk management?

If so, we would like to discuss a truly commercial Finance role with you for an instantly recognisable and reputable UK business.

This is a great commercial and value adding role where you are able to immerse yourself within the company and gain great exposure at a key time in their strategic plan. This is a visible position working closely with senior stakeholders across the business to provide robust commercial insight that will support and implement changes across financial modelling and reporting across the businesses capital and investment team to maximise performance and drive initiatives for profitable growth

General responsibilities:-

  • Lead on new reporting requirements to improve the way the business oversees, reviews and tracks investment spend and returns
  • Use your technical knowledge and experience to identify and implement process improvement and automation opportunities across the team
  • Provide insight and oversight on post investment appraisal reviews
  • Provide professional advice, guidance up to senior management level, sharing expertise to support effective decision making on investments
  • Support on adhoc investment decisions or strategy support as required
  • Support development of finance analysts within the team

You will also be able to demonstrate business acumen and ability to gain knowledge across the breadth of a variety of functions. Good communication skills - able to translate financial information and create successful business relationships. You will also be able to take a 'big picture' view with demonstrable internal consultancy and influencing skills, while possessing a keen eye for the detail

The successful applicant will be ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified coming from a similar commercial finance role with experience of investment appraisal techniques and modelling to support effective decision making?

You will be able to demonstrate being an effective business partner, decision maker, having commercial awareness and being a finance lead where you have driven value add and commercial insight /benefit. Experience within the retail, FMCG, multisite sectors is desirable.

You will have strong business partnering, stakeholder management, communication and presentation skills and in particular the ability to communicate, direct, challenge and influence senior level individuals. Focussed on delivering specific objectives, you will be proactive, adaptable, dynamic and self-motivated with a desire to find and deliver improvements. In addition you will have the ability to work independently and together with other personnel both finance and non-finance.

We are looking for someone with sparkle, drive & energy to come in and really drive some significant improvement. The individual in this role needs to have strong analytical skills, business partnering and influencing skills in order to be a success in a complex area of the business with multiple stakeholders. You will have a creative and innovative approach to problem solving and analysis; delivery orientated - able to work in pressurised environments, meet multiple deadlines and manage own priorities.

If you consider yourself to be a committed, motivated individual, who can demonstrate the above skills then we would be pleased to hear from you.

If you would like to apply for this role or would like to find out more, please apply online or contact Jonathan Moss at Sellick Partnership

Sellick Partnership is proud to be an inclusive and accessible recruitment business and we support applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances. We can adapt our processes to accommodate everybody, so please let us know how we can help improve your recruitment experience. Please note, our advertisements use years' experience, hourly rates, and salary levels purely as a guide based on the specific skills set out in the advert. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who can demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role. Our Consultants assess based on the experience and skills evidenced on the CV. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice which can be found in the footer on our website.

Jonathan Moss Senior Business Manager

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