Our client is an exciting retailer who are looking to hire a Finance Director reporting to the CEO. My client has a brilliant brand in the sector and is looking to grow further.
You will be a key member of the Board responsible for the business. You will be responsible for all financial aspects of the business managing and developing the finance team. You will drive company strategy, commercial decision making and ultimately be responsible for the financial development of the company. This role will also crucially be involved in M&A as the company seeks to grow by acquisition as well as by organic growth. You will be interacting directly in this role with the CEO, Commercial team and the board and where necessary, external parties such as auditors, banks and advisers. As the Finance Director, you will also oversee the finance Department to drive quality and development. The role will be leading a team so previous management experience will be important.
Our client is seeking a qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent) for the Finance Director position. Our client would happily see a dynamic no.2 looking to make their first step up or a Finance Director seeking an exciting new challenge in a growing company. Retail, FMCG or multi-site experience would be highly advantageous. The candidate should be comfortable working in a fast-paced and commercial environment, as well as having the credibility to interact with Directors. Our client is seeking a high calibre candidate and this represents a superb opportunity to join a dynamic business in exciting growth.
The Finance Director will be paid a strong basic salary bonus, benefits and a long term incentive package. It will be based in Central London.