Head of Commercial Finance

Sharp Consultancy
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you at the top of your peer group, ready to take the next step in your career? This is an outstanding opportunity to join a leading business in a fast paced, commercially focused Head of Commercial Finance role.

Our client is looking to recruit a talented commercially minded Head of Commercial Finance with strong business partnering skills who will be responsible for supporting the commercial finance team with accurate financial insight. The role will involve Analysing key business trends, using both internal and external data, to support key business decision making and evolve strategy.

Key responsibilities will include:
*Production of high quality market and trading analysis by the commercial finance team
*Working with finance teams to improve the customer offer, internal operating procedures, data capture and analysis
*Cost analysis and budgeting
*Competitor analysis

The ideal candidate will either already be a fully qualified Accountant with demonstrable experience in a commercially led finance role such as analysis, transactional services or corporate finance. Strong communication skills and the ability to work with senior stakeholders is essential. You can either be looking to make your first move from practice into industry or already be working in an industry side role.

You will be able to demonstrate clear achievements in your finance career to date supporting senior stakeholders with insight and analysis. You will be highly numerate but also have clear commercial acumen.

You will have an excellent academic track record, be highly numerate and IT literate with strong finance systems skills as well as excellent ability with Excel.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 20 years experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website www.sharpconsultancy.com for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.