Finance Director

Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Central London
Salary: £110,000 - £130,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3948
Contact Name: Dan Pallant
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2018 09:36

Job Description

Finance Director

Central London, £110,000 - £130,000

Our client, an ambitious and growing established recruitment business, are searching for an experienced FD to head up their finance function and drive growth during an exciting period for the business. The firm are currently in year 1 of a 5-year cycle, and this role will be pivotal in supporting the growth plans in place. The role will partner the rest of the executive team, and will involve managing a finance team of 20.

Some of your responsibilities as Finance Director will include:

  • Oversee and manage a team of 20, closely working with a strong group FC
  • Assess and implement changes where necessary to the culture, and dynamics, of the team
  • Develop secondary management team as much as possible
  • Work with management and FC to produce first class management information
  • Proactively network and build strong relationships with lawyers and bankers
  • Manage bank reporting/covenants closely
  • Produce board pack with other directors
  • Support and work with shareholders

This person will be tasked with gradually making changes and enthusiastic about working towards efficiencies. The FD will lead the use of advanced technology and look to make cost savings wherever possible.

The business has a fun yet professional culture. The office has an out-going environment and this role will involve integrating with driven and ambitious sales consultants. Therefore, the ideal candidate will have or be:

  • Fully Qualified accountant (ACA/CIMA/ACCA)
  • A commercial individual who can work with sales people
  • Adaptable and forward thinking
  • Able to manage and motivate a team
  • Experience of working in a contractor-driven recruitment environment