Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JC104665_1605086804
Contact Name: Jamie Cocklin
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 11, 2020 09:26

Job Description

An SME online retail fashion business is looking to recruit an ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified candidate to lead its finance function.

Managing 1 individual, this is a high-profile position and it will be expected that the candidate significantly contributes to the growth of the company, partnering with departments to provide useful insights via data analysis and helping the Directors to execute the strategy as set out by the company's Board. Key resposibilities include:

-Own the budget and forecast process running what-if scenarios, controlling any deviation from budget and supporting management to take responsible spend decision

-Create and run reports providing commercial insights to sales (wholesale and ecommerce) and production departments

-Take ownership of the company's cash position, negotiating with suppliers where possible to minimize monthly outflows

-Take ownership of the finance-related ERP processes, develop detailed working knowledge of it, to ensure accuracy of financial reporting

-Supervise month closing, year end management accounts, VAT submissions and create management report to be presented to the Board of the company

You will be ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified with an FP&A and modelling background. Experience within retail would be desirable