Part-time Finance Director

Job Title: Part-time Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Reference: 3734185_1578657451
Contact Name: Corinne Hull
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 10, 2020 11:57

Job Description

Your new company
A luxury sme manufacturing company is looking for a new Finance Director to be involved with the high-level strategy and technical systems work for the business. This company started as a small family business, working with 80% interior designers and also private clients. Recently a decision was made to develop the business into a larger, professional operation, with serious improvements to the website and systems, taking it to be a market leader. With ambitious growth plans adopted, a larger workroom has been acquired, and they are now seeking a part-time finance leader to drive further strategic improvements.

Your new role
Owing to the multifaceted nature of the business, there is an exciting array of transactional accounts. Hence this role represents financial depth and commercial opportunity. Responsible for the overall financial affairs of the company, this role will be fully holistic and diverse, with scope to gain oversight and appreciation of the global presence of the financial transactions and trade exports. You will be based with close proximity to a luxury workroom floor, with several impressive sales personnel, interior designers and will develop a close relationship with the owners.

This role will be further involved with
- preparing annual forward budgets and reviewing the performance actuals
- comparing actual sales, costs and profits against budget on a monthly basis
- analysis of workroom costs with complex
- tailoring the bespoke software to be incorporated into the accounting

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a finance leader with strong experience within the manufacturing space, with an appreciation for the complexities of a luxury, bespoke business. You will need to be a fully qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) accountant with senior level experience and a strong technical accounting profile. Experience with working with a conglomeration of products, processes and services will be a key transferable attribute, while an appreciation of dealing with a high-end consumer base will also be beneficial. You will need to be a confident communicator with a keen eye for detail and a passion and hunger to invest in developing sincere and flourishing financial processes.

What you'll get in return
A competitive base salary is on offer with great opportunities for insight and responsibility to grow alongside the business plan. There is potential for equity alongside the salary.

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