Commercial Finance Manager

Salary/Rate:£60,000 - £70,000 per annum
Job type:Perm

About the Role

You will be a fully qualified Accountant, ideally CIMA / ACA / ACCA with a strong commercial background within a large organisation.

This role will also suit an individual with a strong FBP background, looking to make their next step into a Commercial FM role.

Reporting to the Commercial Director, your responsibilities will include:-

  • Partnering the global supply chain and logistics teams, working alongside key stakeholders to drive KPI's, capex investments and BAU cost management
  • Providing comprehensive analysis support to the management team including P&L, projects and forecasts, budgeting and cost analysis
  • Developing financial forecasting models to support key business decisions
  • Monitoring KPI's
  • Making improvements to policies and procedures
  • Analysing and interpreting financial and operating data
  • Preparing journal entries, calculating accruals, allocating expenses, and working closely with the accounting team during the month-end close process
  • Providing recommendations for financial plans, acquisition activity, trended future requirements and operating forecasts
  • Ad hoc project work


  • Fully qualified Accountant, ideally CIMA/ACA / ACCA
  • Experience of working in a large, fast paced environment
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to influence and challenge key stakeholders
  • Ambitious and self motivated


  • Hybrid working - 3 days in the office and 2 WFH
  • Free parking
  • Product discounts
  • 25 days holiday with the opportunity to purchase extra days
  • 5% on target annual bonus
  • Life assurance / healthcare plan

For further details, please contact Emma Dugdale.

To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful. Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions.

Job ref: ED/4732_1715176689Post Date: 08.05.24

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