Head of Finance

Meraki Talent
Livingston, Scotland, United Kingdom
Competitive salary
14 Oct 2020
03 Nov 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.