Commercial Finance Analyst - FMCG

Job Title: Commercial Finance Analyst - FMCG
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH52272
Contact Name: Ricci Gowland
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 13, 2016 10:06

Job Description

Our client, an internationally renowned FMCG business is currently looking find a Commercial Finance Analyst to join their team of professionals in their very trendy London office.

The role is providing all financial planning, analytics and reporting to a number of key stakeholders and budget holders within the business including the commercial & marketing teams.

We are looking for an ambitious and academically strong candidate, that's actively studying for a professional qualification; CIMA or ACCA.

The role:

  • Monthly reporting, analysis & insight to your stakeholders that is focused on improving future performance
  • Day to day support of national account managers maintaining sales and promotion planning tools and helping them evaluate account strategies and maximise return on promotional investments.
  • Supporting analysis for the several key cost centres and revenue streams
  • Completing post-promotion analysis, including marketing and trading events
  • To support the Commercial Finance Manager with the delivery of accurate budgets and forecasts across multiple channels and territories
  • Ad-hoc analysis to support major business opportunities
  • This is really exciting role and offers a huge amount in the way of progression and future opportunities as the business continues to grow internationally.

The candidate

  • Possess a finance or accounting related degree, ideally with a 2:1 or above
  • Desire to complete a recognised financial qualification (CIMA/ACCA) is expected
  • Experience of working with Excel and Microsoft packages
  • SAP system experience is desirable

This role will suit an energetic, self-initiating and ambitious individual who is keen to learn and grow their career in a commercially oriented FMCG finance role.

An excellent benefits package is also on offer which includes a full study package.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.