Commercial Finance Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page
Location
Leeds
Salary
£42-£50,000
Posted
30 Jul 2021
Closes
13 Aug 2021
Ref
MPFEJN0720212942740
Position/Level
Department Head
Responsibilities
Accounting, Analyst, Finance
Sector
FMCG / Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
  • High growth e-commerce business in Leeds city centre
  • Commercial role reporting straight into the CFO

About Our Client

DUSK began 4 years ago, founded by a CEO with an extensive track record of building hugely successful e-commerce businesses after he spotted a gap in the market for a high quality online home retailer.

Since then, the business are consistently featured in the likes of GQ, Elle Decoration, Sunday Times and GoodHomes Magazine, have a strong social media presence and have grown to £20m with ambition to scale revenue to £100m over the next 3 years.

Due to this we are looking to recruit a Finance Manager to strengthen the high performing, close knit Finance team already in place.
 

Job Description

Sitting alongside our existing Finance Manager who will maintain responsibility for Management and Financial Accounts, this is a versatile role with an emphasis on commercial reporting & analysis and Budgeting & Forecasting.

Reporting directly into the CFO, the role will offer plenty of exposure to DUSK's Founder/CEO and the wider executive team and will involve spending time in all areas of the business.

Responsibilities will include;

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  • Business partnering key commercial stakeholders in areas such as Sales and Marketing
  • Embed a series of commercial reports for regular distribution
  • Ad hoc analysis to help business decision-making
  • Weekly cash flow forecast and proactive cash management
  • Coordinate the annual budget and subsequent forecasts
  • Weekly flash forecasting
  • Cost control and identification of efficiencies
  • Holiday/sickness cover for other aspects of Finance

The Successful Applicant

DUSK is a growing, fast paced business, and the successful candidate will ideally:

Hold a recognised accountancy qualification
Be commercially-minded
Be confident using and interpreting data
"Right first time" attitude
Be an effective communicator
Be enthusiastic and self-motivated
Be proactive and able to work without supervision
Have the ability to think outside the box
Be a true team player

What's on Offer

Competitive


Where specific UK qualifications are required we will take into account overseas equivalents. All third party applications will be forwarded to Michael Page.


  Ref Code: MPFEJN0720212942740Z