Head of Finance

McCarthy Adams Recruitment
Stenigot, UK
20 Mar 2019
21 Mar 2019
Job Role
Head of Finance
Contract Type
Level of qualification
McCarthy Adams recruitment are currently recruiting a Head of Finance for a highly profitable serviced based company in Lincoln. The business has a strong brand, an exceptional product and ambitions to surpass their short / medium term growth plans. They require an experienced Head of Finance who is used to operating with masses of autonomy, who's used to working within a dynamic, fast paced environment within a good sized SME business. Job Type / Category Key tasks of the role include:
• Working as part of the senior management team, leading on all monthly, quarterly and year end statutory reporting processes
• Delivery of all budgeting and forecasting processes
• Liaise with non-finance executive stakeholders to deliver financial recommendations and efficiencies
• Deliver key MI and the management reporting pack
• Identify and deliver internal efficiencies and other cost saving / commercial strategies
• Drive improvements and cost savings
• Manage all organisational stock queries and analysis
• Analyse key financial information and make commercial recommendations based on existing processes
• Delivery of improved working processes across the finance division
• Provide commercial analysis and decision making relating to upcoming acquisitions/ business trends
• Day to day management of the finance team Required Education, Skills and Qualifications The successful candidate for this Head of Finance role will be ACMA / ACCA / ACA qualified, technically strong and have proven experience of bringing tangible cost savings to a business. Ideally the individual will have prior exposure to working within an SME environment with a small but efficient finance team. Strong reporting skills, the ability to analyse large quantities of data and implement efficiencies across the business are essential as the candidate will be tasked with making an array of cost savings from day one. The ability to improve controls and drive key initiatives is also essential for this position.