My client is recruiting for a Head of Finance, to report into the Finance Director, to manage the day to day Finance team and be responsible for ensuring the delivery of effective reporting dashboards and processes that support business objectives and operational performance.
My client are a high growth Private Equity backed business who have experienced 30% growth in the last year. With strong ambition plans the business has plans to grow both organically and through acquisition.
Management and development of the Finance team - a team of 9 with 3 to 4 direct reportsKey contact with bank, completion of compliance certificate and ensuring compliance with covenants, including sensitivity analysis.Consolidation of group accounts on a monthly basisDetailed review of performance of business v forecast & budget & prior year on at least monthly basisPreparation of Board Pack on a monthly basisReview and authorisation of payrollReview and authorisation of supplier and other paymentsTechnical lead on all tax issues in terms of UK and worldwide taxes due to global expansion, including identifying potential issuesKey contact for audit, ensuring minimum control issues and audit adjustments identifiedPreparation of 13 week cashflow on a weekly basisPrepare divisional profitability on a monthly basisTo work closely with the Operational Board and wider senior management to understand and improve the performance of the businessTo maintain a culture of continuous improvement and quality assurance
- Qualified accountant either ACA, ACCA, CIMA
- Previous experience of managing a team
- Previous Private Equity experience would be desirable or a fast-paced environment
- Previous experience of integration of acquisitions, covenant compliance and sensitivity analysis, financial analysis and tax
- Strong communication skills
A competitive salary and package with some equity on the table as well as an opportunity to progress.