Commercial Finance Manager

Recruiter
Sewell Wallis
Location
Leeds
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sewell Wallis are working to appoint a talented Commercial Finance Manager who harbours ambitions to be a future Head of Finance/ Commercial Finance Director.

Our client are a renowned organisation within a niche media organisation who have seen double digit growth consistently over the past 5 years. They are seeking an energetic, forward thinking and driven Commercial Finance Manager to shape the company's business strategy. You will lead and manage the finance team with your leadership skills, driving best practice on a global scale as the business continues to grow.

Based on the outskirts of Leeds, this extensive role will allow you to display commercial acumen on a broad level and provide significant influence towards the strategic direction of the business. The Commercial Finance Manager will have the chance to impact several different areas, with a particular focus on sales and margin.
Your proven leadership ability will help develop your staff through on-the-job coaching and inspiring capabilities, and ensure team priorities are aligned with the overall finance and business strategy. You will use your financial accounting background and commercial experience in sales and margin to drive process improvements across the board as the business looks to realise their growth potential.
The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA,ACMA,ACCA), preferably Chartered, within the Media, Retail or FMCG industry. You will communicate effectively, working with a wide range of areas at different levels within the business, both in the UK and abroad.

For more information please contact Tom Beale at Sewell Wallis.

Sewell Wallis acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers.