A FTSE 100 retailer is looking for a Commercial Finance Manager to join a key transformation project team. The Commercial Finance Manager will work across the business to drive better insight into trading and supplier performance through improved reporting and analytics.
The Commercial Finance Manager will serve as the link point between finance, the business and technology, seeking opportunities for improvement and ensuring they are actioned effectively. The business is looking to utilise technology and data tools as well automate processes in order to make better informed strategic decisions.
Therefore the role requires a strong blend of excellent technical & analytical experience coupled with good project management, business partnering and presentation skills. Exposure to project management and transformation would be of huge benefit within the role, as would a detailed understanding of a trading P&L and data analysis experience.
The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant (CIMA / ACA or equivalent) with experience in the retail and consumer sector. As mentioned above, experience of project management and business partnering is also key. Exposure to working with technology & data tools to drive improved insight would also be a huge plus.