Head of Finance

Location
England, Middlesex
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
29 Jan 2019
Closes
28 Feb 2019
Ref
13984996/001
Contact
Gareth Mason
Job Role
Head of Finance
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Professional Membership
ACA (ICAEW), ACCA, CIMA
Seniority Level
Senior
Contract Type
Permanent


The Head of Finance is the number one role in the UK finance team and will be responsible for building and leading the team in promises to be a hugely exciting period for the business.

Client Details

My client provides services to the airline industry. It is a complex business that requires tight deadlines to be met and the Head of Finance will be central to everything the business does.

Description

As the UK Head of Finance you will be responsible for the day to day running of the finance function. The business prides itself on a customer-centric approach and this should be reflected int he finance function with its internal customers.

The role is central to ensuring the company achieves its objectives by providing first rate finance services.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Provide leadership to the finance team to ensure optimum performance
  • Lead and promote the company's finance strategy
  • Oversee control of the company's accounting and reporting function
  • Continuous monitoring and development of controls and policies
  • Overseeing budgeting and forecasting process
  • Drive improvements via automation
  • Ensure legal and tax requirements are met




Profile

The successful candidate will ideally have a background in the services industry and a good understanding of delivering value in long-term contracts.

You should be comfortable in challenging the status quo and have experience of driving performance in your teams. Some experience of automating processes via technology would be advantageous.



Job Offer

We have a very competitive package on offer for this role.

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