Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Herefordshire
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and car allowance
Start Date: 27/05/2020
Reference: 14097320/001_1590607788
Contact Name: Dan Atkins
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 27, 2020 20:29

Job Description

This is a autonomous Head of Finance position within entrepreneurial distribution division in Herefordshire, part of a much larger group.

Client Details

My client is a leading distribution and logistics provider in Herefordshire with an excellent reputation. Part of a much larger global group, the company has a platform for growth for the next few years. The business is looking to attract the best talent in the market in order to support the quest for increased market share, profit margins and customer engagement.


As part of the SMT, you will be expecting the drive the strategic direction of the division. The Head of Finance will critically partner with the Divisional MD and lead both the small finance team but the wider business through effective business partnering.

You will:

  • Provide timely financial and management information to the board
  • Create a business partnering culture within finance
  • Deliver analysis and commentary to aid business decisions
  • Effectively challenge the assumptions made by colleagues and peers
  • Manage, motivate and develop a small team


The ideal candidate will be a proven leader with the demonstrable knowledge of the market. Ideally, you will have held a Head of Finance, Financial Controller of FD role previously and demonstrated the skills and capability to succeed.

Ideally you will:

  • Be a professionally qualified finance leader (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
  • Demonstrate high levels of integrity and professionalism
  • Have a track record of success including tangible, value-added achievements
  • Lead by example - keeping a keen eye on the detail whilst elevating the team

Job Offer

£70-80k + Excellent bonus potential and car allowance