Head of Finance

High-Growth, Recruitment Business

London/Hybrid - Competitive Salary + Package

Some Accountants like ‘maintenance’ type, finance roles. This is certainly NOT one of those ‘typical’ roles.

If you are seeking an alternative challenge within a high-growth, recruitment business, and where you can make a tangible difference, then this could be the ideal opportunity for you.

This international group are seeking a commercially minded, Finance Professional who will thrive on helping to build something special.

This well respected, established Company have a highly experienced, credible and commercially astute senior leadership team who have achieved rapid success and growth to date.

With this strong foothold in their sector, a superb proven product, a clear identity and a track record of delivering consistency, they are now positioned for the next chapter in their story.

As the new Head of Finance, you will be a key part of this.

You will form a close partnership with the Directors and the existing management team and stakeholders, providing strategic finance advice and direction.

Whilst there is a strong team in place, you also need to strike that well-known balance within any SME of being hands-on and adopting a pragmatic approach to the transactional requirements.

You must have a collaborative style and a desire to coach, manage, develop and mentor the hard-working and loyal Finance Team. Your ability to communicate effectively, working with and presenting to internal and external stakeholders at all levels is also essential.

Reviewing current processes and procedures, identifying and driving improvements and ensuring robust controls are maintained is another key requirement for this opportunity.

If you are this commercially minded, qualified individual, have relevant experience within recruitment or a closely related sector, a background of reviewing and improving processes and procedures, strong business partnering background and you are comfortable dealing with the challenges faced within this environment, this could be a perfect match.

If this is you, then please send us a CV or call for a confidential conversation.

The recruitment process is moving swiftly so please contact us ASAP.


  • Qualified Accountant
  • Experience within recruitment or closely related business
  • Strategic decision maker with a high level of commercial acumen
  • Strong I.T. Skills with a knowledge of the challenges of a high-growth businesses
  • A keen eye for detail and accuracy, ensuring financial data is summarised in a logical way and targeted to the relevant audience
  • A proven background of taking a pragmatic and commercial approach to cost management
  • A positive and collaborative approach
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

We’d love to develop our partnership with you and thought you might be interested in this opportunity.

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