Interim Commercial Finance Manager

Recruiter
Greenwell Gleeson
Location
Birmingham
Salary
55000.0000
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

greenwellgleeson are recruiting for a well known brand within the Birmingham area for an Interim Commercial Finance Manager to cover a maternity leave.

Main purpose of the role is to work in partnership with the MD and senior management team of a specific buisness unit, providing robust financial information, highlighting opportunities and contributing fully to key decisions.

key Responsibilities:

  • To advise and support business unit senior management in the development of strategy and financial plans, and in the commercial, operational and financial delivery of strategic objectives.

  • To empower the business to take financial decisions and be accountable for the outcomes.

  • To be valued as an effective business partner contributing fully to key decisions.

  • To provide timely and robust financial information to support decision making.

  • To improve the efficiency and effectiveness of financial processes and controls, and risk management.

  • To manage direct reports effectively, motivating and empowering them to make decisions, improving competency of the finance team and supporting individual development and progression.

Experience Required

  • Degree holder with a CCAB qualification or qualified by experience and having more than 5 years post qualification experience in a commercial finance manager role.

  • Track record of influencing broad business change and supporting development of IT systems and management information.

  • Strong communication skills, able to build and maintain effective relationships with senior management.

  • Skilled planner and organiser with an enabling management style to achieve results through others across the business not just in finance.

  • Assured at moving from strategy to operational detail.