Commercial Finance Manager - Publishing

Job Title: Commercial Finance Manager - Publishing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + excellent benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57839_1490181022
Contact Name: Andrew Stevens
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 22, 2017 11:10

Job Description

Handle are proud to be working alongside one of the leading and most innovative companies in the Publishing Industry to assist in their search for a Commercial Finance Manager.

Working at the forefront of the business and across multiple divisions, this role will provide the key financial information necessary to assist the company in its rapid growth and its continual drive forward.

Responsible for critical accounting guidance and financial strategy the commercial finance manager will work closely with senior figures and board to implement procedures, planning and direction in order to meet the business' exciting future objectives.

Responsible for all the necessary financial administration and compliance this Commercial Finance Manager position will be hands on at all time and be key point of contact across all the business units. Exciting and forward thinking, the position will provide broad exposure and insight into one of the most successful companies in its field. The Finance Manager will be responsible for not limited to:

  • Financial planning and analysis
  • Continual budgeting and forecasting
  • Divisional management accounts and variance analysis
  • Analyse and report on complex financial information
  • Cash flow forecasting
  • Income analysis and the budget monitoring
  • Manage key regulatory requirements
  • Supervision and development of Assistant Management Accountant
  • Control of purchase/sales ledgers, expense and payroll duties
  • Ad hoc projects, analysis, reforecasts and reporting

The successful candidate will be a fully qualified ACA, CIMA or ACCA accountant and have experience of managing financial systems and processes. You will be able to think outside of the box and have the business acumen required to be work alongside key decision makers.

Building and developing key internal and external relationships is a key element of the role so you will possess strong communication skills and a track record of financial reporting.

You will be passionate about accounting and planning ;-) and have the commercial mindset that will be vital in this role in order to succeed. Apply Now!

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.