Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £54000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Reference: RB8907_1572461120
Contact Name: Michael Swinburn
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 30, 2019 18:45

Job Description

Robertson Bell are recruiting an adaptable and enthusiastic Head of Finance for a growing organisation based in Central London. This role is a very varied and people orientated position that is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to manage all elements of finance.

The Head of Finance will be managing the operational elements of the business finance function, support the Director in managing the organisation's governance strategy and ensuring the business plan is delivered, and co-ordinating all corporate office support functions.

Main responsibilities will include;

  • Be the catalyst for opportunities and change through timely and effective analysis, decision support and key financial modelling, evaluation and recommendation.
  • Create and develop systems to drive accurate forecasting to drive efficient decision making
  • Manage a small finance team, providing support, leadership and training when necessary
  • Production of management and statutory accounts,
  • Provide high quality management reporting and information, meeting strict deadlines
  • Ensure that the finance team delivers on key deadlines and targets with sound financial control
  • Being a key financial advisor and service delivery partner, providing strategic support and constructive challenge through superior negotiation and influencing skills

The successful candidate will be fully qualified (ACA, CIMA, CIPFA or ACCA) and will have strong communication skills, with the ability to influence at all levels. Ideally, you will have worked in a small/medium organisation or have the right mindset to be hands-on, as well as having the interest and experience to pick up the strategic side as there is a good balance. This is a great opportunity for someone looking for a wide-ranging role who likes to be involved in the centre of an organisation.