Head of Finance

85000.00 - 95000.00 GBP Annual + GBP85000 - GBP95000/annum Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
30 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Nicholas Associates are currently recruiting for a Head of Finance to work for our client based in Leeds.

The role will be accountable for the financial management, planning and controls within the business ensuring financial management and reporting is seamlessly integrated with the business and work closely Finance team at all times. The role holder will promote sound financial management including responsibility for ensuring appropriate risk and control is applied across all areas.

Principal Accountabilities of the role:-

* Provide a full financial planning, advisory and reporting service for the business
* Participate in the determination of overall strategy for meeting the business objectives
* Manage the production of the annual budget and Business Plan for the division and any entities under the control of the division
* Ensure justification for all major budgeted spend, and subsequently to ensure that all expenditure is monitored against appropriate targets
* Accountable for the risk and control framework applied to the business
* Provide regular and timely evaluations of the business performance and financial position, the business plans, strategic options and business opportunities, including profit trends, cash flow, financial exposures and tax matters.
* Manage the production of Board quality MI to a number of Internal and External Boards and Committees
* Liaise with and manage the relationship with internal and external auditors and other third party suppliers on all financial and compliance matters.
* Recruit and motivate the Finance team and ensure provide leadership for Finance

Qualifications, Knowledge and Skills:-

* Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) big 4 trained would also be an advantage
* Experience of working in a start-up or rapid growth company.
* Extensive experience of working in construction, housebuilding or for a manufacturing organisation
* Experience of entity financial reporting, business planning and budget setting and management
* Proven leadership skills and management of a finance team
* Proven experience of working as a member of a executive management team

A competitive salary package is on offer for this role along with a car allowance and excellent benefits. Please apply in confidence.

Nicholas Associates Professional is a highly respected industry leading professional recruitment agency specialising exclusively in Executive Search and Selection, Construction, Engineering and Technical, and Finance and Accountancy roles across the UK and internationally. Working with many of the UK's most well-known client brands, we are passionate about matching the best talent to the best roles.

Nicholas Associates Professional is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best.

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