Commercial Finance Analyst – Permanent

Commercial Finance Analyst - Permanent
Competitive Package
Location: Cirrus House, Paisley


Are you someone who loves nothing more than being right at the center of where it all happens?  If the anser is yes then you could be exactly the person we're looking for.

First Milk Limited has gone through a radical make over in recent years and have come out of that in a much better shape! Our number one priority is to deliver a competitive milk price to our dairy farmer members; to help us achieve that we are looking for a high calibre accountant to join our Commercial Finance team based in Paisley.

The successful candidate will work closely in supporting the FP&A Manager and other members of the wider finance and commercial teams to deliver high standards of financial performance.  You will also provide well-presented accurate financial information to support and challenge the commercial team to maximise returns for the business.  A key player in the preparation of annual operating plans and quarterly forecasts as well as regular weekly and monthly commercial reports, cash forecasting, analysis and action plans.

What you'll do:

  • Deliver accurate and meaningful weekly and monthly commercial analysis
  • Actively contribute to the delivery of the annual budget and quarterly forecasting processes
  • To support the FP&A Manager and Commercial team in delivering a high level of performance and support
  • Add value to the commercial team meetings by actively participating in tasks and discussions
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of fit for purpose, accurate and meaning reports
  • Work in partnership with the Commercial team on business and reporting improvement projects
  • Work in partnership with Operational Finance and Group Financial Control colleagues in support of joined up financial solutions for the company
  • Support in Finance and Commercial ad hoc projects

What you'll need

  • Relevant accounting qualification
  • Highly numerate with strong IT and financial analysis skills
  • Strong inter personal skills and a positive personality
  • Commercial acumen

What you'll be

  • Self-motivated, energetic and confident
  • Determined to succeed and take ownership for delivering consistently
  • Intuitive and influential
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work on own with minimum supervision and take responsibility
  • Attention to detail paramount
  • An individual who looks to propose solutions to any problems identified

Remuneration: A competitive remuneration package is on offer to reflect the experience of the successful candidate.

Interested? To apply for this exciting opportunity, please e-mail your CV and covering letter to