Commercial Analyst

Location
Manchester
Salary
£35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: bonus
Posted
18 Oct 2016
Closes
25 Oct 2016
Ref
ML/CA/1016
Contact
Mike Langford
Job Title
Finance Analyst
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Axon Moore is working with a leading UK brand looking to undertake a new strategic direction over the next few years. The business, which is significantly outperforming the market is looking for exceptional candidates with a demonstrable track record of outstanding achievement both academically and professionally.

With ambitious growth targets in the coming years, the business is looking to bring in an exceptional Commercial Analyst to undertake a pivotal role central to driving business performance beyond its current market-leading levels.

Our discerning client is looking for candidates with the demonstrable ability to look beyond numbers and provide significant value-add through being able to immediately identify key commercial drivers to impact business transformation.
Boasting a highly reputable brand name, the business has a number of strategic initiatives which have been earmarked for execution in the coming years. The successful Commercial Analyst will work closely with senior stakeholders to ensure the successful implementation of ongoing projects, as well as leading on the continued improvement in performance across the business.

The role of the Commercial Analyst will involve the following responsibilities;
• Responsible for providing strategic and commercial support on how to optimise value-added services and additional revenue lines
• Development, interpretation and reporting on business KPIs and metrics to support key strategic decisions across the business
• Driving continual improvement in the quality of reporting and analytics
• Analyse financial information and reports to provide accurate and timely financial recommendations to management
• Support with other ad-hoc strategic and commercial work

The person
• The candidate will be able to demonstrate exceptional financial and data modelling skills
• You will be an excellent communicator, comfortable with both internal and external stakeholders in a genuinely dynamic environment
• The ideal candidate will be from a Transaction Support or Data Modelling background within an accountancy practice, or a specialist business consultancy firm
• An exceptional academic background is required with a minimum 2:1 degree from a red-brick university within maths, statistics or other analytical discipline
The role is a genuine opportunity for outstanding achievers in their career to-date, looking to undertake the next step in their careers.

You may be a first-time mover out of practice or consultancy, however industry experience would be considered.