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Senior Commercial Finance Manager

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HelloFresh

21d ago

  • Job
    Full-time
    Senior Level
  • Banking & Finance
  • London

AI generated summary

  • You must be a qualified accountant with strong commercial experience, able to lead a team, communicate effectively with stakeholders, solve problems, drive continuous improvement, adapt to change, think creatively, and work well in a diverse team environment.
  • You will build relationships with operations directors, evaluate business cases, identify risks and opportunities, own budgeting processes, manage reporting packs, and provide leadership to a team of analysts.

Requirements

  • A qualified accountant
  • Someone highly commercial with proven experience in a fast paced environment managing simultaneous deadlines.
  • People Management and Leadership
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, able to simplify and feedback to senior stakeholders.
  • Problem solvers who are curious to get to the detail and reasoning behind the numbers and a drive for continuous improvement and development of legacy processes
  • Someone who enjoys new challenges, can adapt to change and able to take on new ways of working
  • A passion to drive the business forward, challenge current processes and think creatively about how numbers can be transformed into key insights
  • A team player who is looking to join and contribute to an exciting, vibrant and diverse team and culture

Responsibilities

  • Building strong relationships with the Ops Directors & senior managers across our fulfillment sites and logistics team, understanding their business and becoming a trusted advisor.
  • Evaluate and provide recommendations on business cases for new cost saving initiatives, commercial partnerships and revenue opportunities for HelloFresh UK.
  • Proactively identify risks and opportunities through ongoing and ad hoc reporting, as well as provide the support necessary to drive actions through effective challenge.
  • Take responsibility for reporting accuracy, working cross-functionally to seize opportunities to automate and make more efficient where possible.
  • Owning the annual business plan and quarterly budgeting process, helping refine and drive forward our processes and guiding/challenging stakeholders in building out their assumptions.
  • Ownership of the month-end reporting packs that provide insights & analysis vs budget and forecast
  • Communicating on a regular basis to exchange ideas and best practices with the rest of the finance team, as well as our global teams from around the world.
  • Management of a senior financial analyst, providing direction, coaching and leadership to them in their career development.
  • Support the Head of Finance in establishing forward thinking, refined processes for highly commercial business partnering across the business.

FAQs

What are the main responsibilities of a Senior Commercial Finance Manager in this role?

The main responsibilities include supporting the Head of Finance, implementing new processes, developing skills, and mentoring and coaching others.

What qualifications and experience are required for the position of Senior Commercial Finance Manager?

We are looking for an experienced individual with a background in finance and a strong understanding of commercial operations. A relevant degree and professional qualifications such as ACCA or CIMA are preferred.

What opportunities for career development and growth are available for a Senior Commercial Finance Manager in this role?

There are opportunities to develop your skills, implement new processes, mentor and coach others, and potentially progress within the organization.

What is the work environment like for a Senior Commercial Finance Manager?

The work environment is fast-paced, dynamic, and collaborative. You will work closely with the Finance Team and report directly to the Head of Finance.

What sets this role apart from other similar positions in the industry?

This role offers the opportunity to work in a supportive and challenging environment where you can make a tangible impact on the organization's financial performance.

We change the way people eat forever.

Retail & Consumer Goods
Industry
10,001+
Employees

Mission & Purpose

HelloFresh is on a mission to change the way people eat, forever! From our 2011 founding in Europe’s vibrant tech hub Berlin, we’re evolving from the world’s leading meal kit company to the world's leading food solutions group. We delivered 243.3 million meals and reached 7.5 million active customers around the world in Q3 2022. HelloFresh Group consists of six brands that provide customers with high quality food and recipes for different meal occasions. Every ingredient needed for our meals are carefully planned, responsibly sourced and delivered to your door when it’s most convenient for you. Only HelloFresh gives you the tools to achieve something delicious every day. Making a meal a delicious achievement - not just fuel for your day - takes a lot of work and smart people. From Designers and Copywriters to Data Scientists and DevOps Engineers, to potato farmers, pasta makers and the people who ensure every box is perfectly packed for every customer, we’re collectively disrupting the food supply chain and the multi-trillion-dollar food tech industry. Our more than 21,000 high-performing and ambitious employees across the globe from New York to Berlin, London to Sydney and Toronto to Milan enjoy a number of benefits including flexible working arrangements, discounts on our boxes, health and well-being and learning and development programs.

Culture & Values

  • Speed and Agility

    We make quick but informed decisions, we iterate and move faster than everybody else. We get things done here.

  • Data Drivenness

    We are data-driven because data is our vehicle to learn and to make decisions based on fact rather than gut-feeling.​​​​

  • Learning Never Stops

    We value those with a mindset that learning never stops, who always seek to better themselves and those around them, on both small and large scale.

  • Egoless Environment

    We operate in an egoless environment, where we want you to speak up and challenge the status quo.​​​

  • Relentless Prioritisation

    We stay laser focused and prioritise even if there are 100 things that require our attention.

  • Customer Centricity

    Whether we are designing new products or engaging with customers, we strive to keep their needs and interests at the forefront of everything that we do.​​​​​

  • Long-Term Orientation

    We build for the long-term. We move with speed and agility today to create a scalable and sustainable organization for tomorrow.