A FTSE listed Telecoms business is looking for a recently qualified accountant (CIMA / ACCA) for a Commercial Finance Analyst position. The Commercial Finance Analyst will partner the Marketing team and look at return on investment of new product launches across an international remit. The position will report to the Head of Commercial Finance and will have exposure to a broad range of top level senior management.
The Commercial Finance Analyst will lead the budgeting/forecasting for the Marketing department and will produce daily, weekly and monthly reporting and analytics in order to provide insight to the business. However, the vast majority of the role will be quite ad hoc and project focused. The Commercial Finance Analyst will be expected to independently carry out analysis on large volumes of data to identify trends and potential commercial opportunities.
This individual will also lead commercial initiatives and manage projects as required and stand in for the Head of Commercial Finance in senior level meetings when they are not available.
The ideal profile is a recently qualified accountant (CIMA / ACCA) who is very strong in Excel and can exhibit first rate communication skills. This is a high profile role and the ability to influence a range of senior stake holders is imperative.
The Commercial Finance Analyst will need very strong Excel skills and the ability to build financial models from scratch. This individual will also need first rate communication and influencing skills in order to drive decision making.