Financial and Operations Director
Exclusively registered with Hays, Financial & Operations Director opportunity in a fast-growing SME business
Your new company
An exceptional business who has gone from strength to strength seek to appoint a qualified accountant with excellent leadership qualities to take the lead on a broad remit. Well established and well-funded, they are in a unique position to accelerate substantial growth over the coming years due to their position within an attractive sector.
Your new role
You will be reporting into an entrepreneurial MD who seeks a trusted business partner to build further scale within the organisation. This is an all-encompassing role with the primary focus of providing the end to end control of the finance function whilst managing a number of operational considerations including stock, logistics and supply chain. You will manage all commercial accounting activities, develop the maturity of the finance function and recruit a team over time as the business continues to grow.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) with a hands on style. You will demonstrate broad financial skills but with an obvious commercial flair and track record of developing financial control processes. You will have strong communication skills and business partnering experience to build and manage relationships. Candidates with a track record of building scale within a business and preparing them for a sale or other corporate transaction would be highly desirable. You will demonstrate obvious energy and enjoy working at the forefront of the business to deliver growth.
What you'll get in return
A competitive package and a great opportunity for the right individual who wants to work within a fast-paced environment in a growing company, who is able to work independently. Hybrid work arrangements (3 days in the office, 2 from home), car allowance, phone, laptop and potential for an equity stake in time in the business.
What you need to do now
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