Head of Finance - Insurance

Recruiter
Oliver James Associates
Location
Hertfordshire
Salary
70000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
25 May 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client, a leading general insurance business, is looking to hire a Head of Finance. Reporting directly into the Finance Director, this is an incredibly broad position which will primarily be responsible for the day to day running of the finance function whilst supporting the FD strategically. Key accountabilities will include: Managing a team of 6, and growing/developing this teamReviewing current processes and putting into place any changesResponsible for the annual production of the Group's Report and accountsProduction and reporting of the annual budget and quarterly forecastingMonthly production and reporting of project trackingResponsible for all elements of operational and transactional finance Key requirements include: Minimum 5 years' post qualification experience (ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent)Insurance industry experience essentialGood stakeholder management and communication skillsExperience of building and developing high performing teams desirable