Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dorset
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Reference: 3698575_1572976381
Contact Name: Emily Oakes
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 05, 2019 17:53

Job Description

Your new company
This owner managed SME business has enjoyed significant growth and change in their recent history, whilst still ensuring they deliver excellent levels of service to their clients. They have a long track record of working with some of the most prestigious companies in the UK.

Your new role
This Head of Finance job is a pivotal role within their senior leadership team, where you will oversee & develop the finance team and working closely with the Directors to provide financial management to aid strategic decision making. You will ensure financial controls and accounting standards are in place and improve commercial reporting and financial analysis to help maximise revenue and reduce costs. You will input heavily to business plans, will be responsible for budgets & forecasts, cash-flow management, statutory accounting & audits, as well as managing critical external relationships eg. banking/legal/auditor etc.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with extensive experience in financial leaderships roles within an SME environment. Ideally you will have a background from manufacturing, wholesale or retail environment. You will have excellent problem-solving, organisation, negotiation and communication skills. You will be decisive and commercially focused, whilst still maintaining a professional and personable approach to leadership.

What you'll get in return
Competitive salary, matched contributory pension, staff discounts, 35 hours per week, 30 days holiday, rising to 33 days holiday with service (including 8 bank holidays). Parking on site.

What you need to do now
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