Head of Finance

7 days left

Location
London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
Salary
£120,000 - £130,000 + Package
Posted
22 Nov 2021
Closes
06 Dec 2021
Ref
JMS-971-008
Position/Level
Director
Sector
FMCG / Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

About the Company

I am working with a client in the retail/e-commerce industry in search of a Head of Finance. With an International presence, my client is looking to continue expanding by bringing in their first Senior Finance hire. This is a well-established brand with an and significantly grow their capital. Used by over a million people a year, the client is searching for someone to head up and build their finance function from scratch.

Key Objectives:

  • Building out and leading a Finance Function from scratch
  • As a key part of the executive management team, ensure that all business decisions are based on accurate and timely financial data.
  • Continue to develop the company’s financial planning model and assess any issues potentially present
  • Completing the year end reports and overseeing the month-end process to ensure everything is running efficiently and that all the reporting is correct.
  • Maintain key relationship with auditors and accountants in order to sign off statutory accounts/tax returns as well as create and execute accounting policies and processes for the company.
  • Lead budgeting process and overseeing company’s administration

Candidate Requirements:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CA)
  • Experience in E-commerce/SaaS industry is preferred
  • A minimum of five years PQE, ideally including both practise and industry positions.
  • Ability to work on many tasks at once.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills, as well as extensive experience in financial control and commercial situations.
  • Able to manage, guide, and lead a team in order to guarantee right financial practises are followed.
  • Accounting principles and financial statistics should be well-understood.
  • Expertise with Excel and great presentation abilities
  • Excellent time management and organisational abilities

Apply for Head of Finance

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left

Your data will be passed to the recruiter who will contact you directly about your application. For more information about how we use your data please refer to our privacy and cookie policies.


By applying for a job listed on exec-appointments.com you agree to our terms and conditions. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs