Head of Finance

Meraki Talent
West Lothian, UK
55,000 - 55,000
14 Oct 2020
26 Oct 2020
Job role
Head of finance
Experience level
Meraki Talent are supporting with the appointment of a Head of Finance based in West Lothian paying upto £55,000.

The Opportunity

The position of Head of Finance will offer a clear line of progression into the Director of Finance role as the current encumberment transition into a purely operational & commercially focused leadership position. The role of Head of Finance is a wide ranging position offering excellent visibility and exposure to all area's of this highly performing business.

This opportunity would best suited an individual with aspirations to achieve a leadership position and has experienced of operating as a Finance Manager or Financial Controller within an SME environment.

On Offer

The role of Head of Finance is based in West Lothian and will offer a base salary of upto £55,000 plus other company benefits & perk

You will be involved in but not restricted to the following duties:
  • Reporting to and deputising for the Director of Finance
  • Leading the finance function - AP, AR, Credit Control & payroll
  • Business partnering with departmental heads across operations & commercial functions
  • Involvement in a number of business critical projects
  • Production and presentation of monthly reporting packs
  • Variance analysis
  • Preparation of statutory accounts
  • Budget setting and monitoring
  • KPI setting and monitoring
  • Forecasting and cashflow analysis
  • Reviewing and developing processes, procedures & controls
  • Assisting with financial systems developments
  • Adhoc duties

To be considered for this opportunity, you must have the following experience:
  • Qualified Accountant
  • Experience of operating as Finance Manager or Financial Controller within an SME environment
  • Ability to liaise, interact and influence senior stakeholders
  • ERP systems exposure and strong user of Excel
  • Excellent verbal and written communications

Please do not hesitate to contact John Gilbertson for a private & confidential discussion.