Commercial Finance Manager

Job Title: Commercial Finance Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH79345
Contact Name: Edward Cardona
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 01, 2019 17:20

Job Description

Commercial Finance Manager needed for an instantly recognisable, global publishing business. This is a 6 month contract role where the main purpose of the position, is provide financial and commercial support to the division. Working closely with the Commercial Director, you will play a key part in the strategic planning for future growth.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Take ownership of the month end, budget and forecasting processes from a commercial finance stand point
  • Act as a Business Partner to senior stakeholders - both finance and non-finance
  • Contribute to, and help evolve reporting, including monthly reporting for the board and investors
  • Review weekly and monthly commercial results for the business
  • When requested, attend and participate in monthly commercial review meetings and other meetings
  • Provide support for external financial reporting where necessary
  • Mentor, develop and coach one commercial analyst

Who we are looking for:

  • Qualified accountant with a minimum of 2 years PQE
  • Demonstrable experience in commercial finance
  • Experience in a publishing business, or another industry that has a similar supply chain model
  • Be highly numerate with excellent attention to detail
  • Knowledge of Hyperion is advantageous

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