Commercial Accountant

Page Personnel Finance
£40000 - £45000 per annum
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A great, and rare, opportunity has arisen to join a fantastic international business in the Weybridge area.

This role is very commercial role, and would suit someone that has experience acting as a business partner and managing costing models.

Client Details

My client is an international business in the Weybirdge area, the boost attractive offices and offer very flexible working environments.


  • Gain an in depth understanding of the commercials of the key contracts to optimise profit
  • Ensure controls are in place to monitor and accurately forecast the regions financial performance.
  • Develop actions to improve financial performance
  • Produce timely and accurate monthly forecasts and actual results.
  • Regional budgeting process
  • Regional monthly commentary detailing risks and opportunities
  • Provide financial support to the operational managers in order to reduce costs and maximise revenue.
  • Ensure efficient management of working capital by reducing unbilled and effective collection of overdue accounts.
  • Ensure that all contractual variations (price increases and volume changes) are accounted for and all additional work charged to customers.
  • Liaise and provide support to internal and external auditors.
  • Financial approval of purchase orders, invoices and authorising payments to suppliers.
  • Ensure a proactive approach is taken to ensure timely billing and cash collection
  • Provide support in contract negotiations
  • Build strong and influential relationships both internally and externally
  • Ensure local VAT is recorded appropriately within the accounts and reported on relevant returns accurately
  • Assisting with other duties as determined by the FD


  • Ideally to be part qualified - either ACCA or CIMA
  • Able to start in the next few weeks, and be committed to completing a contract
  • Have commercial finance exposure - working with internal stakeholders
  • A good level of Excel
  • Experience with costing, analysing P+L and financial reporting
  • Able to work in the Weybridge area

Job Offer

  • On-site parking
  • Fantastic benefits
  • Attractive offices with great on site facilities
  • 12 month FTC - that will have scope to become permanent
  • £40-45K

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