Commercial Accountant

Distinct Recruitment
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking for a commercially-focused finance role in a team of high performing, ambitious individuals? This is a challenging role that requires someone who is capable of providing high-quality commercial analysis, challenge and strategic support to operational stakeholders.

Our client, based in North Leicestershire, are looking for a CIMA / ACCA / ACA Qualified Accountant who has strong experience of supporting and challenging stakeholders, ideally in a manufacturing / logistics environment. For succession planning reasons, the line manager is looking for an ambitious individual who has the desire to progress in to a Commercial Finance Manager role.

With close links to the M1 and A46, the office is easily commutable from Leicester, Loughborough, South Nottinghamshire, Grantham, Corby, Ashby and Hinckley.


Partner with operational teams, supporting them with high quality reporting to ensure the business is maximising profitability and growthWork with senior stakeholders to create and challenge potential strategic investment proposalsChallenge the business on costs to identify potential efficienciesProduction and development of KPIs to allow operational teams to enhance their performanceTake ownership of budgets and forecasts for the operational areas of the businessProvide expert financial analysis, identifying customer trends and behaviours to allow the wider business to make informed commercial decisionsREQUIREMENTS

CIMA / ACCA / ACA QualifiedStrong experience of working in a commercial accounting capacityLogistics or manufacturing sector experience preferred
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