commercial finance manager in stevenage

posted
23 July 2018
contact
randstad financial & professional, randstad accountancy & finance
job type
permanent
salary
£ 50,000 - £ 60,000 per year, Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
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posted
location
stevenage, east of england
specialism
accountancy & finance
sub specialism
Finance
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 50,000 - £ 60,000 per year, Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
experience
3 years pqe plus
reference number
MJ63176
contact
randstad financial & professional, randstad accountancy & finance
apply now

job description

I am seeking a qualified experienced Commercial Finance Manager who has previous bids/tender experience and who thrives in the variety it brings to join this well known employer.

The role of the Commercial Finance Manager is to act as the interface between finance and sales teams to establish the pricing strategy for bids, ensuring a coherent and commercially viable output, thus be able to support, advise and challenge to ensure these are achieved.

You will provide commercial, financial and strategic expertise to drive informed decisions and optimal return on resources and investments, driving insightful financial planning and value-oriented support to the business.

Key responsibilities of the Commercial Finance Manager job will include:
-Take a lead role in the independent review and analysis of bids and other proposals, facilitating internal approvals and providing support to subsequent contract negotiations
-Being a trusted advisor within the senior management teams whilst also maintaining a level of independence and having confidence and interpersonal skills to challenge performance
-Assurance of all cost and price data, ensuring proposals are properly prepared and approved in line with group guideline.
-Support price audits and contract negotiations, ensuring compliance with the approved position is achieved.
-Demonstrable experience of being able to deal with the complexity of projects spread across different sectors
-Managing relationships cross functionally to ensure data integrity is well understood and provided in a timely manner
-Making recommendations for decisions which are consistent with company policy

The ideal Commercial Finance Manager will possess the following attributes/skills:
-Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
-Previous experience of the organisations costing and pricing methodologies
-Strong working knowledge of systems, preferably SAP & Excel
-Strong business partner relationship builder

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Commercial Finance Manager to join a highly regarded employer that offers variety and career progression.

If you are interested in the role of Commercial Finance Manager please do not hesitate to apply today.

Randstad Financial & Professional encourage applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Randstad Financial & Professional acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003

skills

sap

qualification

acca,cima,icaew - aca

responsibilities

-Take a lead role in the independent review and analysis of bids and other proposals, facilitating internal approvals and providing support to subsequent contract negotiations -Being a trusted advisor within the senior management teams whilst also maintaining a level of independence and having confidence and interpersonal skills to challenge performance -Assurance of all cost and price data, ensuring proposals are properly prepared and approved in line with group guideline.