Commercial Manager ( Forestry )

Job Overview

FRS Recruitment is currently recruiting for a Commercial Manager with a background in Forestry. This is a full-time permanent role.

Our client is a leading Irish natural resources organisation with several national operations spanning the agricultural, energy and utilities sectors nationwide.

Currently recruiting for an Commercial Manager for their Forestry division.

Job overview

This role has responsibility for the overall commercial management of the Farm Partner and Corporate Financial Partnership portfolios through management of accurate Partnership reporting and analysis and the full commercial assessment & payment process, maintenance of accurate datasets, reports & journals and driving Strategic Partnership objectives & initiatives and collaboration with key supporting teams. The role requires a good commercial mindset and understanding of financial management, as this role is focused on optimising the commercial management of forestry crops and Partnerships.


* Coordination of the commercial assessment process and collaborate with all relevant teams to ensure high quality, accurate plans are delivered to meet our Partner's needs
* Develop and maintain accurate budgets and forecasts of Farm Partner payments and collaborate with CF Finance to explain variances
* Calculate accurate annuities due, in line with policy, to support payments calculations
* Prepare and issue commercial statements on time
* Manage processing all Farm Partner payments on time and maintain accurate records
* Complete accurate Farm Partner valuations to support acquisitions
* Undertake comprehensive analysis and data validation to provide support to Farm Partner team

* Completion of journals, invoices and payment instructions
* Preparation and monitoring of management and licence fees and prepare and issue final invoices
* Preparation and maintenance of accurate accounts on an annual basis
* Manage and co-ordinate information for any other Partnership requirements, including ad-hoc queries from Partners

Candidate profile

* Education & Experience: Business, Forestry, or related qualification with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience
* Commercial and Financial Acumen: Strong awareness of the commercial and financial aspects of all aspects of forestry management. Ability to manage top-line and bottom-line financials to maintain profitability and value from Partnerships.
* ICT Proficiency: Strong IT skills, in particular Microsoft Excel and the supporting suite of Microsoft products. Experience in database development and maintenance is desirable.
* Analytical/Data Skills: Excellent analytical and organisational skills with experience in managing 'big data'.


Attractive salary , bonus & other benefits

To apply

Please email cv

Phone calls to John in confidence on 087 9955439

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