Commercial Finance Manager

£40,000 - £50,000 + bonus + pension + 27 days holiday + free on-site gym

Malmesbury, Wiltshire, United Kingdom

Description

The Commercial Finance Manager is responsible for delivering end-to-end Finance support across all consumer Categories, from the evaluation of RDD projects that will drive future Category performance through to ensuring the strategic goals for each Category are executed in markets.

Market Overview

The building is the heartbeat of Dyson. Over 1,500 people, including James himself, spend their days strategizing, inventing technology and telling the Dyson story to the world. From 2016, our HQ will begin doubling its footprint with an ambitious new expansion.

Function Overview

The Commercial Finance team delivers data and strategy that supports and enables commercial business decision making. The function works within the matrix of a product category leadership team and a geographic sales and marketing subsidiary structure.

Accountabilities

You will be a key point of contact for the commercial teams and commercial finance managers within the team, ensuring that sufficient financial rigour is applied to key decision making. Working with different functions across the business, this is a highly visible role that represents a great opportunity to develop a thorough understanding of Dyson.

 

The end-to-end nature of the role means you will have varied responsibilities including investment appraisal, influencing range planning decisions, commercial performance management and capacity planning.  The role will be project based and required to support all the commercial finance teams to deliver objectives and as a result has a wide visibility across all category teams, offering a great opportunity to build a broad understanding of the Dyson consumer business.

Skills

  • Qualified Accountant with experience in a commercial role

  • Highly competent IT and data manipulation skills, with SAP and BW experience preferred

  • Curiosity and problem solving skills, with determination and perseverance to push changes through

  • Strong communication, with ability to influence and use financial information to provide insight to non-finance managers and senior directors

  • Attention to detail and accuracy

  • Ability to bring structure, planning and prioritization to a less structured environment in order to meet deadlines

  • Languages desirable

Benefits Overview

Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.

Posted: 27-Mar-2017