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Commercial Finance Manager

Job Description

Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to innovate, land change and accelerate our commercial strategies? Are you looking to expand your knowledge, further invest in your development and advance your opportunities for career progression?

Whilst the business embraces new ownership and change, we have a number of newly created positions to support one of our commercial strategies.

These will be high-profile roles providing you with a high level of exposure and autonomy. You will work and partner closely with senior stakeholders' cross-functionally to make a real impact commercially.

The Role

You will have a dynamic and fluid role that will create lots of opportunities to expand your remit and drive value for Asda and its customers.

You will be the commercial finance business partner supporting our operational functions and acting as the key interface with the rest of finance and wider business. This will involve oversight of day-to-day finance processing alongside providing commercial challenge and unlocking improvements to grow the proposition.

  • development of proposition including driving commercial conversations to shape the delivery model, working across finance and wider business to unlock value

  • analyse, interpret and communicate financial and performance data, providing commercial advice and guidance

  • coaching and oversight of colleagues who are responsible for the day-to-day finance processes of the existing partnership trials and review of some key processes such as weekly invoicing and month-end actions (C8 and D)

  • landing change, establishing new ways of working and embedding these improvements

  • Oversee the transition of work to ABS

  • collaborating with internal audit and controllership to ensuring control and governance is maintained across the proposition

Candidate Description

  • Commercially focused with a strong finance grounding (MBA, ACA, CIMA or ACCA would be advantageous but not essential)

  • Critical thinking and thought leadership to influence decision making over commercial strategies

  • Comfortable working at pace and dealing with ambiguity, able to quickly prioritise to pick out the things that drive the biggest difference

  • Strong analytical and communication skills

Application Description

Asda House - Leeds Asda House, Great Wilson Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, LS11 5AD Loading…