Commercial Finance Manager

  • Sector: LMA UK Finance & Accounting
  • Contact: Suzanne Renwick
  • Client: LMA
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £57000.00 - £70000 per annum
  • Expiry Date: 09 February 2023
  • Job Ref: BBBH410923_1673347032
  • Contact Email: Suzanne.renwick@lmarecruitment.com

UK Commercial Finance Manager: Globally recognised company
The manager is a member of a high performing and mixed rank Commercial Finance team. You will be part of an extended internal global finance network and at the forefront of the company finance and business policies, tools and best practices.
Salary : £ 57K -£70K
Hybrid working model:2 days per week office based
Location: London
Flexible benefits scheme includes:

Additional holidays,
Health and well-being
Insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts

Your key responsibilities

  • Provides business insight to internal departments for margin, revenue recognition and inventory performance
  • Provide Business Partnering to support the teams in pursuit of margin optimization
  • Lead a team to shape solutions and/or drive adhoc projects
  • Teams with the Finance manager and Finance Business Associate's to foster positive and collaborative relationships,
  • Coach the finance team through experiential learning and identification of stretch opportunities to help them to achieve their full potential
  • Shapes new solutions, implement best practices and processes to optimise the financial performance
  • Develop and maintain a network across the global Finance community to share and develop solutions and best practices
  • Stay up to date with the firm's latest policies, processes and tools and proposes recommendations where there is a need

Skills and attributes for success

  • Strong financial, business and commercial acumen
  • Analytical/Decision Making Responsibilities through Excel modelling and data visualization tools. E.g., Power BI

Essential Skills / Experience required:

  • Preference for minimum three to four years' experience in a commercial and/or financial role
  • Strong financial acumen with a proven ability to influence commercial drivers of business performance
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills and ability to challenge mind sets and status quo with senior stakeholders and maintain resilience at all times

Ideally you'll have:

  • A recognised global accounting qualification
  • Experience of shaping and delivering training to junior finance team members