JUNIOR COMMERCIAL FINANCE MANAGER

Phil Rands

£27-30k + Excellent Benefits – Greater Manchester, M3

A Junior Commercial Manager / Junior Commercial Finance Manager is needed to join one of the UK’s largest and most successful integrated marketing communications agencies near Manchester.  We’re looking for someone to develop their career in finance, in line with their CIMA / ACCA studies, whilst gaining true commercial exposure.
With over 300 offices across 125 countries this global marketing communications agency employs thousands worldwide and works with some of the globe’s brightest brands. The Manchester agency is an exciting hub employing over 300 highly talented people all housed within a state-of-the-art 8-acre campus which includes a swimming pool and veg allotments! 
As a key member of their finance team the Junior Commercial Finance Manager will take ownership for a group of the agencies clients, preparing and analysing weekly and monthly management information on revenue, forecasts, recoverability and utilisation.  Whether you are preparing monthly reports, conducting analysis or researching key business information it will be your commercial insight that produces strong reporting capabilities.
To qualify… You should be a Junior Finance Manager / Junior Commercial Finance Manager / Junior Commercial Manager / Commercial Finance Manager or similar with a CV that demonstrates: 
  • Previous experience in a finance / commercial role, analysing and preparing management reports;
  • Excellent communication skills including the ability to communicate financial matters to non-Finance people;
  • The ability to interpret large amounts of data in a logical manner;
  • PC literate and proficient in the use of Excel to a high level (SAP advantageous);
  • Methodical and thorough, a good organiser with strong attention to detail.
 
CIMA/ACCA study support is available if required
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Commercially minded finance professional to join one of the largest marketing communications agencies in the UK. In return, you can expect a competitive package, a culture ideally suited to those who enjoy pursuing personal career development and a working environment that really is hard to beat.