Commercial Analyst – Fantastic Growth Opportunity

  • Reference: CJ44392
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Cork, Cork City, Munster
  • Category: Accountancy & Finance

Fantastic opportunity to join a rapidly growing organisation with huge career growth potential. In this role you will gain great exposure to the operations side of the business by being heavily involved in the analysis of new business cases that will be driving the business forward. This role would ideally suit somebody with strong stakeholder management skills and experience in creating financial models/forecasts to impact the strategic growth of the business. 


***Excellent career progression opportunities in a newly formed team***

***Modern offices set in a great location with a vibrant culture***

Main Responsibilities:

  • Create financial models to support and inform financial decisions in the business
  • Liaise directly with operations, human resources, commercial and other functions providing analysis to inform strategic decision making
  • Present complex financial information and concepts in an easy to consume way
  • Work closely with human resources to provide analysis on salaries and costs for new pricing proposals and location business cases
  • Develop financial scenarios that consider changes in assumptions that may impact on the actual outcome to support decisions
  • Coordinate, collate and analyse information from all business areas for input to pricing models
  • From all analysis, be able to present clear qualitative assessments backed up with financial information
  • Closely follow business cases through implementation to ensure that the targets in the business case are delivered upon and future variances are understood and communicated early
  • Work closely with the finance team to understand our cost base and translate this into information and metrics to inform strategic scaling decisions for the business
  • Liaise with external stakeholders to translate and collate financial information for pricings and business cases
  • Provide financial analysis to support continuous improvement initiatives in operations

Main Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree & Professional Accountancy Qualification – ACA, ACCA or CIMA
  • 3+ years’ experience in operations finance, financial modelling, corporate finance, transaction services, financial consultancy, or equivalent
  • Advanced Excel
  • Ability to take ownership for your work and work independently
  • Will need to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong financial and analytical awareness


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Michael on 021 4911062 or email

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