Accounting & Finance

Commercial Finance Business Partner

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Thursday 19th January 2023

Overview of role:


We are actively seeking a Commercial Finance Business Partner for our client, a global leader in the food manufacturing industry based in Co. Westmeath. Due to continued growth, this is a brand new, full-time and permanent position.

The Commercial Finance Business Partner will work closely with the Group Commercial Director and Group Business Controller to deliver accurate information to support strategic decision making.




  • Partner with the Commercial Director and Category Managers on pricing proposals and sales performance analysis
  • Provide assistance in collating reports and presentations
  • Support wider commercial team to understand data from all reports and act on corrective actions required
  • Produce weekly / monthly reporting on individual category performance
  • Liaise with finance and commercial teams to ensure all price files are up to date and accurate
  • Preparation of monthly commercial KPI reports for review and circulation
  • Engage and partner with commercial teams on new initiatives
  • Perform deep dive analysis on trends to identify drivers of performance
  • Support delivery of robust budget, forecasts and business plans for the commercial teams
  • Lead the demand planning process for the group and drive improvements in OTIF reporting




  • Qualified Accountant (ACCA or CIMA) with a minimum of 3 years’ PQE
  • Strong numerical skills and comfortable working with large data sheets
  • Excellent organisational skills and strong attention to detail
  • Excellent level of communication to work with key stakeholders at senior management level
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment, particularly during peak periods
  • Willingness to ‘get stuck in’ and learn the business
  • Excellent business and commercial acumen
  • High level of IT proficiency with an advanced level of MS Excel
  • Experience in category management would be beneficial but not essential
  • Flexible with oversees travel

The salary for this role is starting at €80K, plus pension.

There will be flexibility for hybrid working for the successful individual.

Overseas travel will be a requirement in this role on a monthly basis.


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