Commercial Finance Manager Job | HT13755 - Howett Thorpe

Commercial Finance Manager
Farnborough, Hampshire

Salary: £55,000 + Package

Benefits: Good benefits package
Reference number HT13755
Added on Aug 10, 2017

About The Role

  • Responsible for reviewing and ongoing improvement of the wider Commercial procedures, processes and working documentations
  • Optimising the Working Capital element
  • Monitoring, searching and communicating around opportunity and risk, driving the team to convert the opportunities and mitigate the risk
  • Gain detailed understanding commercially of the contracts
  • Ensure all financial results are produced at month end
  • Analysis of the results to highlight risks and opportunities
  • Development and execution of action to improve commercial performance
  • Building strong relationships with the regions and the client by providing a value added service
  • Manage the budget planning process
  • Support in contract negotiations including new bids

About You

The ideal candidate will have the following skills:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA)
  • Commercial/Financial experience in a commercial services/contract environment
  • Previous client facing experience
  • Professional, committed, Pro active, innovate and has integrity
  • Strong communication with internal and external customers
  • A clear understanding of the need for confidentiality

Things you should know

Commutable from Addlestone, Ascot, Basingstoke, Bracknell, Camberley, Chertsey, Crawley, Dorking, Egham, Epsom, Esher, Feltham, Fleet, Frimley, Gatwick, Guildford, Horsham, Kingston, Leatherhead, London, Maidenhead, Reading, Redhill, Reigate, Slough, Southampton, Staines, Sunbury, Walton, Weybridge, Windlesham, Windsor, Woking, Wokingham.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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