Commercial Controller

Michael Page Finance
£50000 - £60000 per annum
02 Dec 2017
09 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Take finance leadership and budget control for managing a safe and efficient finance function for the business.

Client Details

Our client is an internationally renowned business who practice in an array of different sectors. Renowned for staff retention through an array of added benefits, this forward thinking business is a stage for aspiring individuals to thrive and progress their careers.

  • Provide commercial and financial leadership, governance and support as a senior business partner
  • Identify, recommend and drive solutions to minimise financial and commercial risk and improve efficiency, profitability and cash- flow
  • Ensure that changes in commercial and financial requirements are communicated and implemented promptly
  • Work with internal & external partners/customers to foster collaboration, networking and best practice
  • Influence and align the strategic direction of the business and the associated initiatives
  • Influence commercial and financial strategies, plans and targets to develop existing and new business
  • Ensure that robust commercial and financial solutions are implemented and monitored to optimise profit and minimise associated risk
  • Support the preparation of contracts and business cases from a commercial and financial perspective, working with other stakeholders (eg. legal, risk, property, tax) to ensure profit optimisation and risk mitigation
  • Create, drive and influence improvement programmes to aid business efficiency and profitability
  • Ensure commercial and financial governance and ethical standards are maintained and communicated
  • Lead financial and commercial reporting and forecasting to aid decision making and monitor progress
  • Ensure adherence business compliance, policies and procedures
  • Ensure that accounting standards and other related policies are maintained and communicated
  • Manage and develop financial and commercial expertise in the business creating commercial best practice
  • Actively lead, develop and motivate commercial and finance team
  • Support own and others career development and succession agenda

  • Ability to provide finance leadership to a geographically spread finance team
  • Provide excellent business partner support
  • Assist in shaping new strategies for the division

Job Offer

£50-£60k p/a plus great benefits