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Commercial Finance Manager

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North London, London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: September 11 2018

Job Description

A leading global FMCG brand based in North London is currently seeking a Commercial Finance Manager to business partner with their logistics and procurement teams. My client is a well established and rapidly growing brand currently operating on an international scale. The successful candidate will be qualified or a finalist, with strong interpersonal skill.

Job Role:

  • To partner with the Procurement and Logistics departments to provide financial support, reporting, forecasting and insightful analysis to optimise both cost and performance
  • To lead business-wide cost optimisation and work cross-functionally to support decision-making
  • Working together with the Logistics team to understand and optimise cost and customer service
  • Provide strong Business Partnering support to Procurement, proactively providing detailed interpretation and insightful analysis of performance, together with advice, support and constructive challenge:
  • Periodic reviews of financial performance with the Head of Logistics
  • Managing and mentoring junior team member
  • Providing support to contract negotiations

Requirements:

  • Qualified accountant or finalist
  • 1-2 years experience
  • Experience with FMCG/Logistics/Supply Chain or Procurement strongly desired