Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex
Salary: £125000 - £150000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JC106075_1617117219
Contact Name: Jamie Cocklin
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 30, 2021 16:13

Job Description

A highly successful and continually growing international SME e-commerce business is looking to recruit an ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified Finance Director.

A board member and no.2 to the CEO you will manage all financial aspects of the business as well as oversee marketing. You will provide insightful financial analysis to drive the business forward on its continual growth trajectory. Managing and developing the finance team this is both a hands on financial and highly commercial role.

Main duties include:

Partner the CEO to drive the business forward strategically.

Prepare the annual budget and forecasts

Constantly strive to drive costs out of the business

Relationship manage both internally across the Directors of the business and externally with suppliers, including negotiating and re-negotiating contracts.

Oversee management accounting, FP&A, financial accounting, tax and VAT

Ensure strong systems and controls and processes are in place

You will be ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified with experience in a no.1 role in finance in an SME environment. Experience of e-commerce would be hugely advantageous. An understanding of international commerce and VAT/taxation would also be desirable.

This is a fantastic change to join a hugely profitable and fast growth business as it enters its next growth trajectory.