Head Of Finance

Central London / Remote Working

Head Of Finance - Up to c£70,000+p.a.

Are you an experienced recruitment sector Head Of Finance?
If you have a strong background of implementing controls and processes within a growth busines, this could be an ideal match.

A respected, perm-led growth recruitment business, driven by an engaging Senior Leadership Team, require a commercially astute and technically competent individual to support their journey.

The business is an exceptionally well-respected, market leading consultancy who already have a strong foothold in their sector.


Whilst the business has a good structure and support from an external accounting function, they are now seeking to implement their own purpose built robust financial controls, and you will play a key role in this process.

Your role will include taking overall responsibility for accounting systems, assisting the Directors in preparing budgets, management reporting, statutory reporting, taxation, banking and additional, finance-related strategic involvement.

As with any role of this nature, and whilst the outsourced support will still be on hand, you will need to be prepared to be hands-on with day-to-day requirements as well as the strategic and operational duties.

If being part of a growth journey excites you and fits with your experience and sector background, this could be an ideal opportunity.

Experience of leading a recruitment business on a similar journey or towards an event will be beneficial, and you will need to be the type of person who uses initiative and commercial acumen to resolve challenges.

You will be a close aid and a sounding board for the Leadership Team, assisting with the production of commercially insightful financial information.The Directors are supportive, highly credible, and are very open and welcoming to ideas and insight on this growth journey.

The business is in a phenomenal position within a market they know well and you will be integral to this growth journey.

This is a challenging but rewarding 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.

If this is you, please apply ASAP as our client is ideally keen to recruit swiftly.


  • Experience of implementing financial controls and processes and controls
  • Strong Excel and I.T. Skills
  • An engaging personality with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Commercially aware, with the credibility and authority to gain respect and influence in a driven, energetic, commercial sales environment.
  • A relevant accountancy qualification (CIMA, ACCA, ACA)
  • Recruitment or service industry experience is advantageous but not essential

We’re so passionate about the quality of our partnership with you that we’re happy to meet with you to discuss the market, assist with salary benchmarking, provide honest advice, run a staff engagement exercise for your team FREE of charge or even just shoot the breeze!

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