Commercial Finance Manager / FP&A Business Partner

Posted 06 January 2022
Salary £70000 - £75000 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineAccountancy & Finance
Contact NameMiles Gallagher

Job description

Commercial Finance Manager - £75000 - London (Hybrid working)

The company

Wade Macdonald is currently recruiting for a commercial finance professional for a growing PE backed SME Subscription based business located in Central London. Our client is in an enviable position as a leader within its sector. They pride themselves on truly developing employees and ensuring the welfare of the people that work with them. With ambitious growth plans, they are seeking to appoint commercial hands on individual who will be heavily involved with the SMT.

This position is currently remote, but will likely be in the office 2 day`s per week in the New Year.

The Role:

Broadly speaking the role will be FP&A, identifying and reporting on KPI's and producing other management information. You will be responsible for business planning and heavily involved in systems and process development. You will also manage 2 members of staff, one who is qualified.

Outline of Key Responsibilities:

· FP&A duties including owning the forecasting, budgeting, and planning

· Timely production of monthly Board Packs with insightful KPI's and analysis with support of Management Accountant

· Review and finalisation of Management Accounts and Annual Accounts

· Real time KPI reporting, producing reports in a timely manner

· Analyse trends and provide variance analysis

· Develop financial models for business opportunities

· Business Partner with the business

· Build relationships with Executive stakeholders

· Involvement with planning for fundraising activities

· Responsibility for commercial analysis and data interpretation

· Management of Finance team

· Assist with management of EMI Option Scheme

· Review and approve Supplier Payments

· Continually identify and implement system & process improvements

What you will need to be successful

The successful applicant will be a qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA or ACCA) with Commercial & FP&A experience. Proven excellent quantitative and qualitative analytical skills. A clear communicator. Excellent project management skills and have experience of getting things done. Process and detail orientated, able to manage multiple work streams to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Credibility operating and interacting with C-suite level people. Demonstrable Leadership and management skills. Previous experience working with in a PE enviroment is highly desirable.

What you will receive

This is a real opportunity to be involved both in the day to day financial reporting but also to truly make a difference and have a commercial impact on the future of the organisation. Working with Senior Management teams will lead to potential opportunities in the future. The business is offering pension, 25 days annual leave, healthcare amongst other benefits.

Commercial Finance Manager £65,000 - £75000 - London (Remote working)

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.