Finance Business Partner

Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
Reference: BBH1163_1580310344
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gap professional are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client.


Chesterfield, Office hours, Monday - Friday, Up to £57,000 DOE

gap professional are recruiting on behalf of their nationwide logistics client, for an experienced Commercial Accounting Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and oversee two small finance teams across three sites.
  • Review the weekly P&L reporting
  • Ensure weekly costing support is provided and submit KPI information as required
  • Oversee and review monthly management accounts for all profit centres, providing support to team as required
  • Attend customer meetings as finance lead
  • Review and understand commercial agreements (a mixture of open and closed book)
  • Produce MI to various external and internal stakeholders
  • Lead annual budget process and periodic forecasting for those P&Ls responsible
  • Invoice and credit control customers and update Company cash forecast
  • Understanding of key finance processes including haulier self-bill, customer invoicing, purchase ordering, petty cash etc.
  • Numerous ad-hoc reports and project tasks as required from the Head of Management Accounts or General Managers
  • Regular updates to Head of Management Accounts and be a key member of the Finance/Accounts team

Experience, attributes & skills sought:

  • Proven management ability and excellent communication skills.
  • Commercially minded
  • Experienced in managing accounts and budget / forecast preparation
  • Ability to manage various stakeholder expectations and deliverables
  • Good team-player with the drive to ensure tasks are completed to the highest standard and meet deadlines set
  • Experience in logistics would be beneficial
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Advanced Excel experience
  • Qualified CIMA accountant

Closing date is 20/02/2020

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