Finance Manager - Commercial - 9-12 month contract

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
11 Mar 2017
10 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

9-12 month contract. Commercial Finance Manager. Qualified role. Surrey. FMCG.

Your new company
You will join a large, international, branded business based in Surrey.

Your new role
You will be appointed on a contract basis (salaried by the company). The contract is expected to run for 9-12 months.

You will undertake a highly commercial Finance Manager role and will manage one member of staff. Your role will focus on business partnering including providing commercial support and analysis to the team. You will undertake management reporting, forecasting and budgeting and will take financial control of trade discount spends.

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Providing value added business analysis and support to the team including root cause analysis, scenario modelling and business plan preparation
  • Driving the commercial discipline at customer level
  • Evaluating, quantifying and coordinating budgeting and forecasting
  • Trade and consumer investment control
  • Ensuring delivery of AR KPIs
  • Identifying and driving process efficiency

This is a highly commercial role which will provide business partnering and support to decision making across various customer teams. You will facilitate cross functional issue resolution for Accounts Receivable and Trade Discounts.

What you'll need to succeed
This highly commercial 9-12 month fixed term contract role would suit a qualified Accountant (ACCA, ACA, CIMA or equivalent) with advanced Excel skills and a solid business partnering and decision support background within FMCG or a related industry. Candidates should live within a commutable distance - for example Woking, Guildford, Aldershot, Weybridge, Chertsey, Dorking, Leatherhead or Reigate

What you'll get in return
This is a superb opportunity to join a well known, branded FMCG client on a 9-12 month contract basis. The company have parking on site.

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