Totum Partners are delighted to be working with a leading top 15 global law firm and are looking to appoint a new Commercial Finance Manager to work in conjunction with the Head of the practice group and group’s management teams and provide a high-quality finance business partnering service. The Commercial Finance Manager will directly manage one analyst but will also need to co-ordinate and direct the contribution to the practice group of other areas of finance including, Financial Control and Working Capital management, and work with the Firmwide Financial Planning & Analysis team to ensure there is an understanding of the group’s performance in the context of the wider firm. 

The main duties of the role include overall responsibility for the reporting, analysis and commentary of the practice group’s financial performance both in management meetings and for inclusion in practice group management meetings. monthly financial performance review meetings with the practice group head and management team. You will also be responsible for leading and co-ordinating practice group budgeting, planning and forecasting as well as contributing to target setting. You will provide commercial finance support to the practice group head, including support on new business case development, pitch support and recruitment proposals and will sign off on the content of the statutory accounts of the different legal entities within the practice group

Applicants should be Qualified Accountants with considerable PQE working within the legal or professional sector. You must be able to demonstrate the ability to influence key business strategies and initiatives and be able to take a strategic view of the business and impact on Finance to improve and deliver a proactive service. Strong commercial awareness is key with experience in understanding complex and diverse business requirements. You must be service oriented with experience of stakeholder management & the potential to establish a polished reputation in the business quickly.

Job Details

Job Ref: 894391
Hours: Full Time
Location: UK – London
Working Term: Permanent
Salary: Competitive

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Dee Deol Dee Deol

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