Role details

Commercial Finance Manager

Lancashire   •   £40,000 - £45,000   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Are you looking for a commercial role in a great environment?
  • Do you enjoy building relationships with operations?

About Our Client

This business is growing very quickly in the retail sector, and will provide ample opportunity to gain new skills.

Job Description

As Commercial Finance Manager, you will form an integral part of this fast-growing business, reporting into the Head of Finance.

You will be liaising and influencing the buying and merchandising team, to help them understand why they are buying a particular product, and using your analysis and forecasting, understanding whether it will do well. Using cost-price analysis, you will be liaising with suppliers to ensure that the business are consistently getting cost-effective deals, and discounts where possible. You will be working closely with merchandisers to evaluate the efficacy of what they are doing. Leading on stock within the finance team, you will be managing stock intake and weekly sales reporting.

The Successful Applicant

This role requires someone with bags of personality, who isn't afraid to communicate, business partner and push back on operational managers!

Qualification is ideal but not essential - this organisation will consider CIMA / ACA / ACCA, or Qualified by Experience applicants. A sound understanding of adding value financially to a business is key however.

You will be hands-on, resilient, and with the appetite and hunger to get things done in a changing environment.

What's on Offer

This role is paying £40,000 - £45,000, on a fixed-term contract basis. There is the potential to go permanent after the initial 9 month period.

If this role sounds of interest to you, please call Mark Dacre at Michael Page ASAP on 0161 829 0412!

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