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Commercial Finance Manager - Trading

Job Title: Commercial Finance Manager - Trading
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Berkshire, England
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months+
REF: X/SR/CFM_1553785318
Contact Name: Sara Rowe
Contact Email: sara.rowe@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Commercial Finance Manager - PAYG - Contract -Berkshire - Mobile Telecoms

This is an exciting role which sits within the commercial finance team and supports the PAYG voice and mobile broadband business.

The role is highly visible and will give you the opportunity to work cross functionally with a wide variety of teams including Trading and propositions, marketing, insight/analytics, sales, finance and technology.

This is a key role partnering with the head of PAYG acquisition to drive the growth of our customer base, and also the head of PAYG in-life to drive improvement and customer activity.

You will work with the insights and marketing teams to understand customer behaviour, and support business cases for new propositions and campaigns.

You will also work closely across channels to assess and improve channel performance including customer lifetime value.

The role is also responsible for the forecasting and budgeting including understanding all key drivers/initiatives

You will support all financial aspects of the PAYG line of business and support the PAYG analyst at month end to provide commentary and direction to the business.

This is an excellent role for someone who wants a commercially facing finance role as it combines finance, sales, marketing/campaigns, insights, and technology all into one and will give the candidate and real opportunity to influence the business.

Essential Skills:

Strong academic background - numeric background - preferably numeric degree

Trading experience - working with marketing/sales/propositions

Strong business partnering - preferably within telcos or fast moving businesses

Excellent experience in working on business cases - particularly comfortable with reviewing/challenging of assumptions/benefits, including post implementation reviews

Strong analytical skills - comfortable with working with large volumes of data (excel expert)

Strong excel modelling

Strong forecasting and budgeting - understanding key initiatives/drivers and challenging the business to deliver

Good experience of month end and providing succinct commentary

Excellent attention to detail (able to quickly identify things that do not look right).

Culture of continuous improvement and evidence of process improvement/efficiency

Proactive self starter

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