Finance Manager

Job Title: Commercial Finance Manager
Job Type: Full-time, permanent
Location: Manchester / Leeds (HYBRID)
Requirement: Security Clearance Level SC
Salary: up to £45000 + Benefits
Benefits: Car allowance, 25 days annual leave with the option to buy additional days private medical, life assurance, pension, and generous flexible benefits fund

Our client is looking for an experienced Commercial Finance Manager to join their finance team on a full-time, permanent basis.

As key part of the role will be working directly with senior stakeholders such a head of departments and Directors, providing insightful and useful analysis.

Commercial Finance Manager key duties include:

*Financially support/business partner
*Monthly close of (Monthly accounting adjustments/Variance analysis commentary/Forecasting);
*Manage revenue recognition of a key client service contract and additional charges;
*Update key financials P&L of a key client service contract and operational departments;
*Manage P&L forecast updates;
*Attend regular meetings with key operational leads to review performance;
*Produce cost/benefits analysis of various internal business cases;
*Develop and maintain financial models;
*Ad Hoc financial analysis & modelling;
*Deputising for others in the team as required to cover key roles.


*Qualified Finance Manager (ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW, CIPFA, etc);
*Previous experience in management accounts (Forecasting/Variance analysis/Performance reporting etc);
*Experience managing multiple stakeholders;
*Ability to work quickly and accurately with complex information and present in a clear format;
*Motivated, driven and keen to progress career;
*Keen attention to detail and an analytical nature;
*Confidence to challenge where numbers don't look right;
*Experience with Microsoft Office software particularly Excel, Word, Power Point;
*Flexible and adaptable to cope with a fast paced environment in a large organisation;
*Eligible for SC clearance.

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.