Commercial Accountant

Michael Page Finance
£36000 - £45000 per annum
04 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is looking for a Commercial Accountant to liaise with stakeholders and the supply chain finance team to support business decisions, including managing technical services and implementing new processes. This is a newly created, multi-faceted role based in Derbyshire, with scope for career development.

Client Details

A national, listed FMCG company, our client is a household name with an international customer base, providing goods from a number of sites across the UK.


  • Business partnering with the non-finance teams to provide insight on current performance
  • Interpreting and explaining variances; to deliver analysis to stakeholders and operational management
  • Designing and manage control KPI's for communicating internal performance
  • Month-end processing both for the technical and contract services
  • Monthly forecasting and annual budgeting


This Commercial Accountant position is an ideal opportunity for a bright and forward thinking Accountant with a strong track record. To maximise success, the ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • A strong academic background including a professional finance qualification (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) and a degree (ideally 2:1 or above)
  • Clear communication style and the ability to present information coherently to a board
  • An understanding of detailed accounts and commercial awareness
  • An understanding of forecasting and financial modelling
  • Excellent time management skills
  • A hands-on, involved approach to work

Job Offer

£35,000-45,000 + benefits

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