Your new company
Your new company is an exclusive private members' club group set in the City of London, the company is set on creating the most prestigious of environments for its members - which features some of the most prominent members of British society.
The American based business has two other sites within London, though this role has oversight of the flagship club. They are ambitious and looking to emulate the overseas market using that initial success as a platform to grow market share with their exclusive offering.
Your new role
Working directly with the Commercial Director, you will initially be involved with setting up the financial and management reporting process and presenting the useful information to senior stakeholders, with the role developing into a commercial one operating on large project management engagements.
Commercial elements such as working on bids and tenders will help to support business development activities on further contract negotiations. Backed by a successful venture capital firm, additional offshore tax structuring and developing a complex understand of the wider hospitality industry will form key parts of the role.
Initially a lean team you'll be exposed to senior management, and as the business in London grows; your position will require a finance team to be built around you to closely monitor project and financial performance.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have a strong academic background and sound technical understanding of accountancy through ideally completing your Charted Accounting qualification from a small or mid-tier accountancy practice.
You will have in depth experience of working with owner managed businesses and SMEs particularly on supporting them prepare the management and financial accounts.
You will also be ambitious with enough drive and motivation to take on a business opportunity that will in time move away from pure accounting and into a real operational and strategic role that can yield great rewards in the future.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click "apply" and forward me an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Robert Warwick now for more details.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you're a qualified accountant looking for a new job in finance, contact Robert Warwick at Hays Senior Finance team in Central London.