Group Finance Director - Media

Recruiter
Page Executive
Location
London
Salary
Six figure salary + Car + Bonus + LTIP + Bens
Posted
04 Oct 2018
Closes
18 Oct 2018
Ref
MPFE13948998Z
Position/Level
CFO
Responsibilities
Accounting, Finance, M&A, Strategy
Sector
Media, Technology
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
  • Group Finance Director
  • Leading Media Group

About Our Client

My client is a well established household name in the media sector with a broad portfolio of revenue streams. They have an ambitious growth strategy, a high quality board and impressive shareholder backing.

Job Description

Reporting to the Group CEO, this is a broad and high profile role with responsibilities including the following:

  • Member of the executive team responsible for the strategy and performance of the company
  • Complete P&L oversight including all aspects of accounting, financial control and treasury management, pension, property and HR supported by a strong finance and accounting and HR team
  • Budgeting, forecasting and strategic planning including setting and monitoring of KPIs
  • Financial and management accounting to the Group Board and shareholders
  • Evaluation of acquisitions and disposals, including post acquisition integration

The Successful Applicant:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) and University educated
  • Strong commercial experience with a good technical grounding in financial control
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills with experience of training, motivating and developing mixed ability teams
  • Proven relationship builder, credible influencing and presenting at Board level and to shareholders
  • Broad based experience of overseeing other departments outside of finance would be an advantage
  • Prior background in Media or related sectors desirable
  • M&A experience advantageous
  • Pro-active and and forward thinking, generating innovative solutions and new ways of working
  • Thrives in a commercial, dynamic environment
  • Open and approachable

What's on Offer

Six figure salary + car allowance + competitive bonus + LTIP + Bens

Ref Code: MPFE13948998Z

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