Commercial Accountant

Gleeson Recruitment Group
£45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
13 Mar 2018
21 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Commercial Accountant - Coventry - 45 - 50k

Are you keen to build on your business partnering experience in a project focused environment where you will be required to provide the financial link across the business?

Gleeson Recruitment Group are supporting a large organisation in Coventry to recruit a Commercial Accountant who can become a key part of the team required to influence external stakeholders, turn the project strategy into delivery within finance and the business.

Commercial Accountant in Coventry responsibilities:

  • Understand the financial challenges, opportunities and influence stakeholders to optimise our business plan and engagement approach
  • Business partner the central project team and main business leads to identify and solve emerging issues and support key activities
  • Accountable for determining and delivering the business support regulatory strategy for the project
  • Co-ordinate the virtual finance team to deliver strong and consistent support to the business
  • Build strong rapport and trust with internal and external stakeholders to achieve the credibility to enable challenging discussions and financial leadership
  • Provide commercial insight that improves our plans and enhances shareholder value
  • Effectively collaborate with finance colleagues to ensure provision of consistent, high quality financial support across the programme
  • Deliver compelling, well justified and advocated regulatory submissions into price control processes which are aligned with customer and stakeholder needs.

Is the Commercial Accountant in Coventry role right for me?

As an organisation they have a reputation for employing high performers who enjoy hands on opportunities that provide you with the skillset needed to make senior moves in a short time frame. Alongside the progression opportunities, the business is well known for flexible working and offering real variety in the roles offered. This particular role will see you supporting a project team that have been instructed to drive down costs and provide a true business partnering service to internal and external stakeholders.

We are looking for a Qualified Accountant who has studied ACA, ACCA or CIMA with previous experience partnering in fast paced environments and engaging with stakeholders who need to be challenged. Any project accounting and previous experience in a regulated business would be an advantage.

Commercial Accountant in Coventry Package:

  • £45,000 - £50,000
  • Bonus
  • Pension
  • Healthcare

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