A well-established, yet innovative digital business is looking to make a key hire within their Core Finance team, for a Finance Director. Reporting into the CFO, you will play a key role in building close relationships with key internal stakeholders and supporting the CFO and the rest of the executive team in the continuous development of the Group. This is an exciting and challenging role that requires strong technical background, resilience, commitment and good business acumen. Key Responsibilities include: Create long-term department's vision and plan, which align with company's strategic and business plan. Supervise and develop all areas of the finance function, i.e. Financial Control, Group Reporting, Tax, Treasury, Business Finance and Finance Shared Services. Lead the finance teams in 7 different locations and manage its learning and development needs. Oversee the budgeting, forecasting and internal/external reporting process. Interpret complex financial information and provide updates, information and insight to the CFO and Executive management team. Support the implementation of the new Finance Shared Services Center. Support the CFO on the finance, accounting and tax aspects of strategic and corporate projects: disposals and acquisitions, capital requirements, new markets/offices, etc. Work closely with the other members of the Corporate Office, Senior Managers, Executives and members of the Audit Committee. It is essential that you are a qualified accountant from a Practice background with strong technical accounting experience. As well as this, you will have been heavily involved in commercial aspects of accounting and lead a number of projects. Whilst not a prerequisite, you will ideally have come from a digital or regulated industry. An ambitious, confident and commercially astute candidate will exceed in this fast paced, recognised brand. In return you will be a part of a dynamic, exciting company where you will be encouraged to develop and progress quickly within the business.