Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Share Options
Reference: TA7744_1538670782
Contact Name: Thomas Baxter
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 04, 2018 17:33

Job Description

A growing, highly entrepreneurial privately owned publishing business based in central London seeks an ambitious and commercially minded Head of Finance to act as financial number one and partner with the CEO and board in order to lead its high-achieving finance team and push the business to the next level.

This is a key role within the business as the role involves full responsibility for the leading and development of the finance team as well as the day to day running of the finance function and supporting the business's planned M&A and other transaction evaluation and completion.

The role requires a driven and results orientated leader able to identify opportunities for improvements in systems, processes, and controls in order to drive the continued growth of the business. The Head of Finance will have a strong relationship with senior management and the board.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, ACMA) with a proven track record in leading and developing a finance team. There will be extensive interaction with the wider business therefore the role requires someone with strong communication skills. This is an excellent opportunity to join an exciting, business with exposure to a broad range of responsibilities and future prospects.