Commercial Manager (Heathrow)
Position: Commercial Manager
Location: Heathrow, SL3 0ED
Customer: British Airways
Salary: £40,000-£50,000 + excellent benefits
Contract Type: Permanent, Full-Time
Closing Date for Applications: 19th February 2016
British Airways, is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom and its largest airline based on fleet size, international flights and international destinations. DHL operate in strategic partnership with the Airline, fulfilling the critical role of Airline Catering across its Short-haul and Mid-haul operations.
These are exciting times at DHL British Airways and we’re currently seeking an exceptional candidate to join us as a Commercial Manager in our Supply Chain Division based at our site in Heathrow.
As a Commercial Manager you will provide business partnering support to the British Airways Account and you will be responsible for managing an open book account and a strong Finance Team of 10 individuals within our Airline Catering Supply Chain.
You will be aiming to develop new tools to improve financial visibility and support new business growth opportunities and renewals (c.€100m contract spend), ensuring that the risk and reward balance is well understood and communicated to business teams ahead of sign off.
Key Responsibilities in this role will include;
* Support with all organic growth opportunities
* Provide detailed financial analysis and reporting to the sector
* Managing financial performance
* Lead and develop a strong Financial Team
Key Accountabilities in this role will include;
Ideally 3-5 years of experience in a similar role
Excellent communication skills at all levels across the business
Excellent understanding of Financial Management
Team management experience
Driven to take on additional responsibility in an organisation that provides a high level of autonomy with ambition to progress your career within commercial finance
Multi-tasking – organised, highly efficient and able to push multiple projects forward at the same time Qualified accountant (CIMA/ACCA/ACA)
This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to develop to Commercial controller or Director of Commercial Finance role in the future.
What will you get in return?
As a part of growing DHL population you will receive access to variety of our excellent benefits which includes; 25 days holiday, pension scheme, medical cover, childcare vouchers, retail discounts, flexible working, training, development and secondments opportunities and MANY MORE.
What you’ll need to do next?
If you have a proven track record of achievement within financial environment are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.
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Contact: Deutsche Post AG