Commercial Analyst

England, Lancashire, Bamber Bridge
£30000 - £38000 per annum
19 Jul 2021
26 Jul 2021
AS 19/7-1
Abbie Smith
Contract Type
Full Time

Commercial Analyst

Based: Preston

Salary: highly dependent on experience

Our client are a leading retailer/manufacturer based in the Preston area. They have expereinced exciting growth over the last 10 years, launching internationally and increasing turnover from £2m to £20m with plans to continue that over the next few years. Due to this growth, a number of roles have been created in finance over the last 12 months, having filled all those positions we are now looking for a Commercial Analyst/Accountant to join the team

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a forward thinking, growing business where you can get really hands on and work under a supportive Head of Finance.


  • Supporting the Finance Manager in ensuring completeness and accuracy of gross margin
  • Validation and reconciliation of revenues including detailed reviews of invoices and credit notes down to gross margin
  • Validation of customer account balances
  • Validation of stock movements and period end stock valuation
  • Monitoring and reconciling cash inflows relating to deferred revenue
  • Validation of WIP
  • Monthly reviews of finance and data, reconciling duty, carriage and VAT relating to sales
  • Management of deferred revenues
  • Working closely with senior stakeholders to improve gross margin reporting process
  • Assisting with audit deliverables when required & ad-hoc projects alongside the Finance Manager


  • Experience within a commercially focused role with practical knowledge in margin analysis
  • Part qualified/qualified Accountant with a desire to grow with a business
  • High attention to detail and strong analytical skills
  • Tenacious, able to multitask and want to be hands on in a growing, exciting SME

Please send your CV for immediate consideration!