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Finance Director

Finance Director

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Senior Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £100000 - £105000 per annum + + Equity

  • Contact:

    Lauren Druce

  • Contact email:

    ld@cedarrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000008033_1579605514

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-20

  • Startdate:

    21/01/2020

  • Liquid error: internal

SME Finance Director / Award-Winning Private-Equity Backed International Consumer Client / London / Up to £105,000 + Equity

A 'hands on' Finance Director is required for a sub £50m turnover private-equity backed and award-winning international consumer client. This role will reporting directly to the CEO with significant exposure to senior management and the investors. Managing a small team you will be tasked with full ownership for running all aspects of the finance function, ensuring robust controls are in place and driving the commercial and strategic framework.

Financial Controller Responsibilities:

  • Acting as a strong business partner to the CEO and working in close partnership with the senior management team, supporting commercial and operational decision-making across the organisation
  • Ensuring appropriate structures are in place to service the business, maintain tight controls, drive continuous improvements, creating an effective infrastructure to support future growth
  • Managing and overseeing all financial and management reporting, budgeting and forecasting, annual accounts preparation, audit relationships, compliance, tax, payroll and company cash flow to agreed deadlines
  • Developing reporting and management information across the group, identifying and delivering process improvements
  • Full accountability for ensuring robust corporate governance and compliance with all regulatory requirements

Experience Required:

  • Technically strong, commercially minded, qualified accountant with a broad finance skill set
  • Demonstrable track record of working in an entrepreneurial SME in a hand's on capacity
  • Strong reporting background
  • Previous exposure to operating within a multi-site consumer facing business
  • Team-oriented
  • Confident self-starter
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Comfortable operating with a minimal level of support
  • Emotional intelligence, credibility and gravitas
  • Demonstrable drive, enthusiasm and proactivity

If you are interested in this Finance Director role please apply below.