Divisional Head of Finance
My client is an international organisation that operates in over 100 countries worldwide. With a hugely diverse range of programmes, they work in some of the most demanding social and political environments in the world. Always wanting to do more, they have a number of major change programmes underway that define their ambitions for the future.
At present they are looking to appoint an interim professional to act as an executive business partner to one of their largest commercial income streams.
- Provide strong leadership and analysis relating to all financial matters of the business division
- Work with the Finance Director and Executive Business Team to develop and deliver a robust yet ambitious 5 year plan through both driving income and cost efficiencies
- Ensure financial integrity and drive accountability across the unit, overseeing planning, management accounting, reporting and analysis
- Direct management of a team of 5, with additional teams below
With a strong academic background, the successful candidate will be a fully qualified accountant who has already operated at a significantly senior accounting level in a complex and international environment. Ambitious and with an appetite for best practice, you will be an engaging leader who has a passion for the mentoring and development of staff. Gravitas and an emotional intelligence will be essential elements of your personal tool box in order to deal at the top level of this organisation and across all internal functions.