Commercial Accountant

Job Title: Commercial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 60000
Contact Name: Andrew Setchell
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Job Published: June 11, 2018 11:59

Job Description

Commercial Accountant

Our client is one of the leading house builders in the UK with a turnover in excess of £2 billion. Fully listed, the business continues to grow at a rapid rate.

Due to internal promotions an opportunity has arisen for a Commercial Accountant. This is a highly commercial position with regular interaction and close co-ordination with finance and senior operational management.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Support the Commercial Finance Manager reporting on the commercial activities of the Business Units
  • Proactively contribute to project teams aiding the strategic direction of multiple sites
  • Ensure projects are completely and accurately forecast
  • Provide analysis of development options and provide commercial recommendations
  • Review and control pre-development expenditure across projects

Core requirements of you:

  • Ability to get on with a broad spectrum of people, interacting across finance, construction, technical and commercial teams
  • Aptitude for commercial decision making
  • Ability to pick up new skills and concepts quickly
  • Organised with excellent attention to detail
  • Confident and concise report writing skills
  • A qualified accountant, likely to be a second move from practice