What’s the challenge?
We currently have an opportunity available for a proactive and influential Commercial Finance Manager to join our comparethemarket.com division and directly support the Commercial team. Ensuring the commercial team understands performance and has the right information to make smart commercial decisions, you will develop value adding partnerships and seek out potential commercial opportunities.
As a curious, inquisitive and highly proactive individual, providing proactive financial analytical support, you will demonstrate strong commercial acumen, in relation to panel, third party and partnership performance. Furthermore, you will support the development of future commercial and third-party partnerships alongside new commercial initiatives. Being a highly effective business partner, you will naturally and effectively support non-financial stakeholder’s understanding of commercial performance and share complex model.
What will it take to be successful?
As a Qualified Accountant, you’ll also demonstrate:
• Be a fully Qualified Accountant
• Have experience of working with non-financial stakeholders
• Hold strong influencing skills to ensure that the best decisions are taken
• Excellent business partnering skills given there are multiple stakeholders across the business
• Be curious, inquisitive and highly proactive – this role requires a relentless drive to seek out insight and answers
• Excellent communications and presentation skills, with the ability to share complex models with non-financial stakeholders
Why choose us?
You’ll have heard of Compare the Market and the meerkats no doubt – we’re one of the UK’s most loved brands and regularly produce award winning creative. We’re a diverse and talented team of passionate professionals and the opportunities to develop and grow are unrivalled. You’ll be part of something special – helping to keep our customers lives simples.
Founded in 1992, the BGL Group has grown significantly in size and capability. From 30 to 3,000 people globally we are a leading digital distributor of insurance and household financial services.
We’re growing and we are home to such brands as; Les Furets, Compare the Market, Beagle Street, Budget Insurance and Dial Direct. We are trusted by more than 10million customers in the UK alone, with this foundational success we continually grow and invest in our people and their ideas. We enjoy what we do and we have fun doing it!
Diversity and Inclusion
We're a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and talented professionals. With an inclusive and open workplace, we encourage our people to create and share ideas – supporting their growth and celebrating their uniqueness.
We understand the importance of achieving a healthy lifestyle balance, whether it’s working remotely or flexibly we have an environment where people are empowered to embrace flexible working in a way that works for them and for the business.