Group Finance Director
Group Finance Director - Up to £150,000 p.a. package
Are you a commercially focused, driven Senior Finance Leader who thrives within a dynamic, growing and entrepreneurial organisation?
Will you be at the forefront of driving organisational change, business planning, future business growth and creating new opportunities?
Do you enjoy working across a broad financial remit, managing, motivating and developing teams and engaging with senior stakeholders?
Are you a strong negotiator?
If so, then this could be the ideal opportunity for you.
Following a fast period of organic growth, and with continued expansion into global markets, the business is now looking to recruit an experienced Finance Director to support the CEO and Board of Directors. The role is a newly created opportunity to relinquish senior operational financial responsibilities and financial strategy from the current CFO who will move into a more commercial management position.
This role is key to the growth of the organisation and you will work closely with the CEO to drive both the UK and international financials. You will be pivotal in identifying and analysing new business opportunities, analysing current and potential business wins, assess the feasibility of operations in new areas/products as well as new countries/regions. There will be projects around due diligence and market analysis and you will have the autonomy to drive them.
Motivating and mentoring the Finance team, you will also oversee all aspects of financial control, compliance, statutory accounting and Year End as well as budgeting and forecasting. You will manage relationships with the banks, legal firms, external accountants, HMRC and other external professional bodies.
You will have the gravitas to operate as part of the leadership team and with the clout to deals with stakeholders internally and externally, be confident and thrive within a change environment.
This is a truly rewarding, challenging opportunity for the successful individual, who will be able to help to shape the current and future financial performance of the business and be given the autonomy to put their stamp on it.
Is this you?
The process of recruiting this opportunity is likely to move swiftly so please apply ASAP with an up to date CV.
Qualified Accountant (ACCA/CIMA/ACA)
Previous experience within an international business
Proven experience managing, motivating and developing a finance team
Experience working with the leadership team and at Board level