A unique role has become available as a Commercial Accountant within GFS! The commercial accountant will co-ordinate with both the finance and commercial finance function to identify where margin is potentially at risk, and to ensure that all customers and supplier’s invoices are in line with their agreements. They will escalate issues as they arise, and ensure robust controls are in place.

The ideal candidate will possess strong SQL skills to extract data to be analysed with a high degree of accuracy, to reduce the risk of lost profit margin, and provide accurate provisions to the finance team at month end, working to strict deadlines.

Education, Experience and Skills:


  • Analytical with experience in data extraction, manipulation, and presentation.
  • Knowledge of financial processes and controls.
  • Knowledge of the logistics / distribution industry is desirable but not essential.


  • Excellent knowledge of SQL.
  • Good knowledge of Excel, with experience of managing large and complex data sets.
  • Knowledge of Power BI and NetSuite is desirable, but not essential.


  • Present findings & insight to key stakeholders in a clear and concise manner
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Able to work off their own initiative.
  • Positive attitude and a team player
  • Good problem-solving skills & drive to continuously improve solutions through

Key Competencies:

  • A keen eye for detail is essential alongside a talent for problem solving and analysis.
  • Excellent knowledge in SQL and Excel skills.
  • Ability to multitask to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team environment.

To apply for this job email your details to faythe.ginger@gfsdeliver.com.