Category
Location
Type

Accounting & Finance

Commercial Finance Business Partner

Posted on:

Thursday 19th January 2023

Overview of role:

Description:

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.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • 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

 

Requirements:

 

  • 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.

 

Salary:
See description

Closing date:
31/01/2023

Reference number:
DL/VM56