Finance Director

FD Recruit
Pampisford, UK
08 Dec 2018
06 Dec 2018
Job Role
Finance Director
Contract Type
Our client, a dynamic and growing SME Pharmaceutical Company in Cambridge, requires a forward-thinking, resilient and technically strong Finance Director to support the continued growth of the business. Main

Oversee and actively participate in the management of all UK Group accounts and investments. Help to build and contribute to a strong leadership team. Develop the Group's financial plans, and review and manage budgets and cash flow, taking into account new collaborations and ongoing changes to the business. Liaise and provide reports for the overseas parent company. Ensure implementation and adherence to accounting policies, procedures and tax structures. Maintain a strong controls environment, safeguard assets and ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded in accordance with IFRS and US GAAP, filed and reported, and work with external parties, e.g. banks, auditing services, government services, etc. to ensure proper compliance with applicable regulations and legislation (both UK and US). Prepare Annual accounts and reports for the UK Group companies and provide annual and monthly strategic information and management reports to identify results, trends and financial forecasts. Review and approve monthly payment runs and payroll. Manage Treasury activities and compliance, review bank accounts, VAT reconciliations and fixed assets. Manage the Finance Manager and monitor performance and all financial responsibilities. Look to continually improve all areas of financial transactions, including accounting systems, invoicing, payroll etc., monitoring accuracy and productivity within the financial service. Assist with the establishment of new collaborative contracts and services and monitor external contracts and services provided by suppliers to ensure that these are operating effectively and provide the best value to the company. To apply, you will need to be qualified, with experience in a senior finance position for a UK business, responsible for business support, core financial accounts and reporting, and also experience working within a multi-national organisation. You will have outstanding core finance, communication, management and organisation skills, with a "can-do" attitude and collaborative approach. You will be an experienced FD / Head of Finance, or an exceptional Financial Controller / FC looking for the next step.