Commercial Executive

Cranswick Gourmet Pastry, North Yorkshire

​The person in this role will be an integral part of the team providing administrative support to the commercial Managers/ Controller.  To be successful in this role, you will need excellent communication skills, have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with an eye for detail.


Main duties include (but not limited to):

  • Provide support to the Commercial Managers / Commercial Controller
  • Responsibility for preparing standard product costings.  Ensuring that product costings are updated to reflect process changes and appropriate material prices
  • Working with commercial and operational colleagues to develop new product costings.  Reporting on variances, contribution and product evaluation
  • Effectively communication with key disciplines across the site (marketing, NPD, technical, purchasing, finance, planning and operations) internally managing the customer’s requirements
  • Work closely with finance to create and take ownership of internal sales reports. Creating weekly / Monthly sales analysis
  • Track customer KPIs
  • Maintain administration of customer accruals and overrides
  • Maintain customer systems and internal price files
  • Management of promotional plan activity administration internally 
  • Assisting with forecasting document and with budgeting
  • Provide support for meetings
  • Store Audits - collecting samples and market information


Candidate requirements:

  • Accounting background desired
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Be detailed and accurate
  • Project management skills
  • Numerate and analytical
  • Self-motivated
  • Tenacious
  • Capable of managing multiple deadlines and priorities
  • Flexible with a can-do attitude and where we can’t I’ll find a way to do it differently!


A full job description is available upon request.  Salary to be discussed at interview stage.

Please note that internal candidates must make their line manager aware before applying and confirm this when submitting their application.

To apply, please submit your covering letter and CV to:

Margaret Rus, Snr HR Advisor (

Closing date: Wednesday 19th January 2022

Please note that if a suitable candidate is found, this closing date may be brought forward.