Commercial Finance Manager

Consumer Additions
08 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Consumer Additions are currently recruiting for an exciting private equity backed restaurant group who are looking for a Commercial Finance Manager to support the CFO. The business has grown considerably recently and are on target to continue double digit growth.

This is a great, high level, position in the company that will give the right individual exposure to the PE owners, CFO and you will have a heavy influence on M&A activity. This is a 'stand-alone’ role but works closely with all other areas of finance. The main duty of the role is to take ownership of the company’s planning model.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Owning the company’s forecasting model

  • Continually developing this and integrating new acquisitions into this model

  • Support future re-financing plans of the business and work with external parties

  • Support investors with analysis of potential acquisitions

  • Ad hoc analysis requested by the CFO or/and investors which will involve working with other areas of the finance team

  • Company KPI and competitor analysis

  • Long term and short term cash flow forecasting

Candidate criteria:

  • Qualified accountant (or overseas equivalent)

  • You will need to have the gravitas to support a high calibre CFO and work with investors

  • Previous FP&A and commercial finance experience is a must have

  • Experience in the retail / leisure / hospitality / FMCG sectors is highly beneficial

  • Highly level of Excel and modelling

  • Previous experience in the M&A or Corporate Finance team in an accountancy practice is beneficial

  • Experience working in a PE environment is beneficial

The company is looking to pay between £65,000 - 75,000 + excellent bens + bonus for the right person.