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Commercial Manager

Posted 28 days ago by Sodexo
Location Heathrow Job Type Permanent
Salary Up to £35,000 + Bonus + Benefits Sector Professional & Admin

We are looking for a Commercial Manager to join the Sodexo Sports and Leisure team, to lead the financial operations for all contracts within our aviation business. Acting as a business partner, you will provide insight, ensure robust processes and support operational decisions through detailed analysis. Working as part of a global business, this role offers the opportunity for career progression and development within a market leading organisation.

Our heritage is built on catering and hospitality experience and fuelled by our passion for exceptional food and service. For over 40 years we have been providing bespoke catering and hospitality services for sports stadia, racecourses, visitor, attractions, historic venues, major events and premium airline lounges. Recognised across the globe for hospitality, we help create exceptional moments at extraordinary events such as Royal Ascot, Tour de France, The Open Championship and RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

For more information on the company see Careers in Sports and Leisure

 

Package description

Up to £35,000 + Bonus + Benefits

Main responsibilities

We are looking for a Commercial Manager to join the Sodexo Sports and Leisure team, to lead the financial operations for all contracts within our aviation business. Acting as a business partner, you will provide insight, ensure robust processes and support operational decisions through detailed analysis. Working as part of a global business, this role offers the opportunity for career progression and development within a market leading organisation.

Ideal candidate
  • Part Qualified accountant, or qualified by experience
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills with experience in management accounts and reporting developments
  • Desirable to have good working knowledge of SAP and Essbase or other large accounting systems
  • Experience in operational and financial controls and continuous improvement of such
  • Desirable to have knowledge of a high-volume retail and cash environment and client contracts
  • Strong interpersonal skills and leadership of team members
  • Clearly identifiable influencing skills

 

About the company

Our mission is improve the quality of life of Sodexo employees and all those we serve, and contribute to the economic, social and environmental development of the communities, regions and countries in which we operate. We work to improve the well-being of people across the globe through our unique range of expert services and the talent of our teams. As one of the world’s largest employers and a
company of “people at the service of other people,” we are committed to being an employer of choice – providing jobs for our people, as well as training and opportunities for internal promotion to help our employees move up the career ladder.