Junior Commercial Manager

Location
London
Salary
£30k - 35k per year + Study Support
Posted
19 Aug 2021
Closes
16 Sep 2021
Ref
AJCJ8
Contact
Amelia Collingwood-Johnson
Job Title
Part Qualified
Category
Marketing / PR
Experience Levels
Part Qualified
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Junior Commercial Manager – London – Marketing Agency - £35k +study support

This is an exciting opportunity to join a vibrant marketing agency as a Junior Commercial Manager! The purpose of the role is to partner with the wider agency regarding the financial strategy of a number of key clients. You’ll play an integral part within the wider finance team structure, with the aim of your role being to manage all client finances, from the billing & income reporting, to ensuring the overall profitability of each client.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the revenue, organic & pipeline forecasting of their assigned clients, ensuring changes & risks are communicated regularly
  • Supporting the Financial Controller & Senior Commercial Managers in the management of client finances.
  • Regular review of organic targets & phasing ensuring targets are realistic
  • Reconciliation of month‐end revenue position to ensure bookable revenue is recognised
  • Support the preparation of monthly profitability reports
  • Prepare & review client dashboards, ensuring action & escalation of any issues
  • Review employee utilization reports & highlighting key issues to client team leaders
  • Ensure client contracts are adhered to, timely billing & close WIP management
  • Continuous Improvement of systems & processes. Developing processes to assist each account team with their differing client needs
  • Support on fee proposals and contract reviews as well as ad-hoc financial projects

Experience:

  • ACA/CIMA/ACCA part qualified
  • highly organised with attention to detail
  • strong interpersonal skills, personality is key as you will be building relationships across all levels of the company
  • peoplesoft/Microsoft dynamics ax/cognos experience useful
  • excellent excel & spreadsheet skills

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