Commercial Financial Analyst - Repairs

45000.00 GBP Annual
13 Jan 2018
27 Jan 2018
Contract type
Full time

The Role

Here at Fortem 2017 was an exciting period of growth with 2018 already bringing further success, due to which we are pleased to confirm we are currently seeking a Commercial Financial Analyst – Repairs to join our team in our Birmingham South branch.

As the Commercial Financial Analyst you will work as part of the Commercial team in Branch accountable to the Surveying Manager or Commercial Manager for a repairs workstream(s). You will be responsible for ensuring appropriate controls are in place and adhered to in order to secure the company's expected margins. As well as this, you will analyse data to introduce innovation within the contract & identify cost saving opportunities.

The Project

Working with Birmingham City Council, we provide responsive repairs and maintenance services, gas servicing and capital improvement work programmes to 26,000 properties in the South quadrant of the City including Edgbaston, Selly Oak and Northfield.

Most importantly, you will be joining a values based business with a true family ethos, with our people at the heart of everything that we do. Are you looking for a job? Or are you looking for an employer who will welcome you, support you, and encourage you to be the best you!

Essential and Desirable Criteria


Excellent data interrogation skills

Excellent Excel skills (incl. V Look up, pivot tables, formula development)

Negotiating, communication and presentation skills

Accounting skills

Contractual and commercial awareness

System interrogation skills



Experience of Management Accounts

Excellent Access skills

Fortem embraces diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.

Personal Qualities

At Fortem we look for a balance of skills and experience but just as important to us are your values and behaviours. We are looking for people to join our team aligned to our values which are: loyal & united, honest & trustworthy, take responsibility, be proud, and listen & act. If you are passionate about what you deliver, and willing to go the extra mile then come and join our Fortem team, and become a great ambassador of our business.

Additional information

We offer a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package* including company pension scheme, birthday leave, discounted private medical cover, incentive/bonus schemes, and many more!

*Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract.

We offer you a bright future, one where you will have the opportunity to develop your career with a fast moving, forward thinking company, who recognise and reward your achievements.

About us

Here at Fortem we are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets.