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Interim Commercial Finance Manager

Job Title: Interim Commercial Finance Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £270 - £280 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH86733
Contact Name: Edward Cardona
Contact Email: edward.cardona@handle.co.uk
Job Published: January 26, 2021 20:24

Job Description

Handle Recruitment are currently in partnership with a global media giant, who are looking for an Interim Commercial Finance Manager. Working within their - Marketing, Sales and Distribution team, the Commercial Finance Manager will be responsible for various commercial and FP&A tasks across the EMEA regions.

This is a great opportunity for an experience finance professional to work for a highly regarded, and instantly recognisable brand.

Key responsibilities include -

  • Analyse business information to identify high level trends and issues
  • Contribute to projects beyond the finance function using professional expertise to support, advise and guide others as part of cross-functional project teams
  • Manage end-to-end processes within a full planning cycle (e.g. forecasting, reporting, close etc.) to ensure the effective financial management of the business area
  • Develop and deliver financial presentations for key business stakeholders
  • Build relationships with key business stakeholders to provide guidance and influence their thinking around future business direction
  • Line management of one Junior Analyst
  • Share knowledge effectively across the function to facilitate good financial management and support the team

Candidate Requirements -

  • Degree level essential and Accounting qualification/MBA preferable
  • Experience of an equivalent commercial or strategy role.
  • Experience working in Studios Finance preferably for a US corporation (advantageous)
  • Experience of supporting commercial management to a high standard and working with the Regional Finance and Commercial head office.
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • SAP or Cognos knowledge would also be highly advantageous

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

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 you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.