Job Reference: 182644
Type: Permanent
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £40 – 45,000
Qualification: Qualified

Dickson O’Brien Associates are supporting a rapidly growing business with the recruitment of a newly created group commercial finance role. Working as part of the existing commercial finance team, the Commercial Accountant will gain exposure to all aspects of commercial finance, with a specific focus operational performance and driving improvements across a division of a growing group.
The remit will be diverse but include: Monthly performance reviews across brands and geographical sectors, reporting on performance and trends, identifying key issues and ensuring targets are captured and delivered. You will play a key role as finance business part to operations and drive performance across the business.
The ideal candidate will be an ambitious qualified accountant with a strong commercial instinct. You will have a solid understanding of technical accounting principles and excellent analytical skills. The client is ideally looking for an ACA qualified first mover with a proven commercial instinct, but would also welcome applications from CIMA qualified with proven commercial and analytical experience. You should be a confident communicator, comfortable developing strong working relationships across different disciplines within the business and establishing strong networks with external advisors.
This role presents a unique opportunity to help shape a dynamic, growing business and excel within commercial finance in this high profile role.