Commercial Finance Analyst - Leeds

  • Location:

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Gemma Watmough

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Gemma Watmough

Sewell Wallis are excited to be working with a large, global company based in south Leeds. This flexible, modern thinking business have always been an employer that has put their employees first and this has only been enhanced over the past 12 months.

This highly profitable organisation, has recently invested some of their profits into enhancing their product and their supply chain process behind the scenes. This investment has resulted in the business being even more successful, and they now require some extra resource within their commercial finance function.

This commercial finance team consists of highly experienced and diligent finance business partners that work closely throughout the business with key internal stakeholders across multiple non finance departments. They now require an experienced Commercial Finance Analyst to join their team, to provide key commercial finance support to the Sales Director, in order to help them achieve their targeted KPI's.

As the Commercial Finance Analyst you will report into the Commercial Finance Manager and will perform the following duties:-

-Assist in the production of timely, accurate and insightful reporting and analysis
-Business partnering across the Sales team, challenging and advising where necessary to provide insight on business performance
-Review and analyse sales and margin performance against targets providing insightful commentary to stakeholders
-Assist with the sales and margin budgeting and forecasting process
-Setting commission targets and overall management of commission schemes
-Work with the Sales team in scoping and defining reporting requirements and also streamlining processes
-Consolidation of global sales and margin performance for time distribution to the Leadership Team
-Assist with preparing the global P&L forecasts
-Ad hoc reporting and analysis tasks on behalf of the Global FP&A function.

To be considered for this opportunity you must be a part qualified accountant with a strong background in a commercial finance role. You will ideally have experience working with sales teams, however this is not essential.

You must be a confident character who has experience in stakeholder management with strong analytical and reporting experience.

To hear more about this exciting new opportunity then please contact me as soon as possible on 07900738647 or gemma.watmough@sewellwallis.co.uk

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.