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Commercial Management Accountant

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    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucy Regan

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Lucy Regan

Sewell Wallis are working with a leading logistics company based in Leeds who have been expanding and diversifying their services over the past 10 years. Traditionally a Yorkshire based organisation, they have now opened new premises across the UK and have ambitious growth plans moving forward.

They are now looking for a Commercial Management Accountant to join their dynamic finance team. In this varied role you will be required to produce the monthly management accounts and to effectively business partner with the Operations department to create robust relationships between the two functions.

If you are looking for a finance position where you can aid planning and commercial decision making then this is a fantastic role to apply for.

Reporting into the Commercial Finance Manager, your role will include the following duties:-

-Prepare and present the monthly management accounts
-Provide detailed variance analysis
-Business partner with the Operations department to raise the profile of finance and create strong and lasting relationships to aid key decision making
-Ensure effective budgeting and cost control whilst helping to develop a thorough understanding of departmental results
-Develop and improve effective KPI reporting to improve performance
-Development of management information
-Forecasting, budgeting, and tenders for new business
-Analysis on departmental costs, suggesting any necessary improvements to maximise profitability

To be considered for this commercially focused finance position, you will ideally be a qualified accountant with excellent communication skills and experience in business partnering with no finance departments. It is key that you have a management accounting background, with the desire to progress and succeed.

Please contact Lucy Regan or Emma Dugdale to discuss further.

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.