Commercial Accountant

Job Title: Commercial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: AJM655_1541064415
Contact Name: Amy Marper
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 01, 2018 09:26

Job Description

Marks Sattin are currently working with a national manufacturing business in Leeds. Due to a period of growth, they are looking to recruit a new Commercial Accountant to their thriving finance team. The duties of this role will involve but not be limited to:

  • Monitoring gross margins/contributions while optimising sales mix.
  • Management of the accounting function for both operations
  • Coordinate the development of the systems to support business growth.
  • Monthly profit forecasting and report on a weekly and monthly basis on performance metrics.
  • Monitor working capital management, with particular focus on inventory and credit management.
  • Generate the necessary financial information that will highlight profit potential.
  • Support the Group business in relation to general development or specific issues.
  • Prepare and submit monthly management accounts and VAT Returns for a standalone commercial entity.
  • Other ad-hoc tasks as they arise.

This role would suit a newly qualified Accountant who is looking for a commercially focused role within a dynamic manufacturing business. Other qualities needed are:

  • Strong business acumen and analytical skills, along with the ability to review and submit monthly management accounts
  • Commercially focused with a strong disciplined professional approach.
  • Excellent Communication and Interpersonal skills is a requirement.
  • Excellent IT skills.