Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -082018-174465
Contact Name: Mark Lawson
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 16, 2018 12:36

Job Description

We are currently working with a leading creative company based in London, they have evolved globally and are now looking for a Finance Director to join their business to lead their Finance Team and work closely with the CEO and the board in driving the business forward.

This role will offer the right candidate the opportunity to be strategically involved with the senior stakeholders in building the business through advice, guidance and insight. You will be working with an entrepreneurial SME, who are well respected in their market place and who already work with a number of the FTSE 100.

The key responsibilities for this Finance Director role will be;

Work with the CEO & Board in developing budgets, forecasts and business plans and provide analysis on the strategic business plans.
Review commercial performance of the business including Pricing, Headcounts and contracts
Review and update Key dashboard information
Manage the Finance Team, overseeing their work and ensuring their development through reviews
Overseeing the Tax, Treasury and Legal functions ensuring compliance with all regulations
Ensure the completions of the Monthly and Annual Accounts are within deadlines scheduled.

The skills required for this Finance Director role with include

Qualified Accountant (ACA / ACCA) with a commercial background, ideally within the Creative sector
Be a clear communicator, both written and verbal
Experienced in business strategy, developing business plans and models and providing analysis
A person who can influence and have a strong management style
You will be a Hands on person, happy to muck in with the team and who enjoys problem solving

This role would suit a person who is looking to work within a growing company, with a global footprint who wants to build on their commercial finance knowledge and to assist a business to the next level.