Commercial Analyst

Sewell Wallis
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Sewell Wallis are currently recruiting a Commercial Analyst for a leading professional services business in Manchester City Centre.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and highly motivated analyst who is interested in business partnering and juggling multiple projects across various departments throughout a large organisation.

As the Commercial Analyst you will bridge the gaps between all the Finance teams and their partners and fee earners. You will have a strong analytical background where you have manipulated financial and operational data in the past and then presented valuable insights through your findings.

Reporting to the Head of Finance your key responsibilities will include:

-Provision of client information to the MI and Operational teams on a monthly basis
-Production of other analysis for clients on an ad-hoc basis
-Regularly extract information from Case Management system, manipulating information into use-able formats for analysis
-Timely delivery of annual budgets, including meeting with partners, the COO and the Operations Manager to revise budget models and carry out any further necessary supporting analysis
-Production of monthly management packs and analysis to support understanding of performance
-Identify opportunities to improve inefficiencies within exciting finance team processes
-Designing and implementing a reconciliation process by liaising with relevant stakeholders to understand the detail of the data
-Implementing and maintaining an on going monthly reconciliation process

You will ideally be a part or newly qualified accountant and experience working within a legal environment would be highly beneficial. You must have excellent analytical skills and be a strong communicator who can liaise with individuals in different teams and locations.

This is a 12 month Fixed Term Contract and candidates who are immediately available / on a short term notice period would be preferable as my client is looking for someone to start ASAP.

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