Senior Commercial Analyst

Senior Commercial Analyst

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £55000.00 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rob Anderson

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Senior Commercial Analyst - Reading

Reporting to the Commercial Finance Director, you will be a technically strong qualified accountant with excellent analytical skills. This highly visible role will work throughout the business to understand business trends and activities. You will also support wider commercial business needs and requirements with a key focus on managing the implementation and reporting of a newly acquired product

Key Accountabilities

  • Provide support to the Commercial Finance Department with integration of newly acquired product, including design and implementation of initial files & reporting etc.
  • Support the Commercial Finance Department in delivering the annual budget, current year financial reforecasts and monthly forecast
  • Responsible for managing budget and forecast data upload processes, with strong understanding of data flows
  • Monthly management accounts and provide first-pass commentary on trends & performance vs. budget/forecast.


  • Qualified Finance Professional (CIMA, CA, ACA, etc.)
  • Comfortable leading a project and developing new systems and processes
  • Confident and pro-active communicator
  • Fast learner, with positive attitude and continuous improvement mind-set
  • Excellent analytical skills and strong attention to detail
  • Methodical & logical approach with good planning & organisation skills
  • Calm under pressure; able to balance multiple priorities in a fast-paced & changing environment
  • Comfortable manipulating and managing datasets, with strong data interrogation techniques Intermediate/advanced Excel skills to Power BI or other recognised BI tool (Tableau etc) experience


  • Experience of working in a Commercial Finance team is desirable
  • Big 4 trained is desirable
  • Relationship Building & Communication
  • Initiates collaboration with others and where necessary assists in the delivery of their work. Supporting others in taking independent action
  • Decision making & analytical thinking
  • A driver of change and innovation

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