Finance Director

Finance Director

  • Location

    Derby, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £65000 - £80000.00 per annum + + Benefits package

  • Contact:

    Richard Bowe

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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Our client is a successful and fast growing SME business based in Derby. Their growth has resulted in the need for a Finance Director to help with the continued expansion of the business. This is a key strategic and commercial finance opportunity where you will add genuine value and drive increased revenue and profit.

You will play a key role in the leadership of the business, contributing to strategy, whilst managing the finance function through the next exciting phase of growth.

Responsibilities include:

  • Investigating and analysing the financial climate and market trends
  • Liaising with Board members and external stakeholders to ensure the financial plan is delivered
  • Taking full accountability for cash management
  • Leading company fundraising initiatives
  • Making recommendations to the Board, and being prime point of contact with financial institutions and shareholders
  • Inspiring and developing the finance team
  • Leading and actively delivering the annual business plan, budgets and targets

The successful candidate will be a Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA/ACMA) with financial leadership and experience of managing change within an SME environment; practised in business integration; able to handle high levels of pressure and critical decision making; commercially astute; able to analyse problems and implement solutions; possess proven experience at strategic level, confidence and credibility to liaise and present to a variety of stakeholders; work well in a driven and loyal culture; able to inspire and motivate the team; with excellent interpersonal skills and gravitas to influence and build strong relationships with external parties; possess a natural energy and passion to thrive in a growing business.

In addition to a competitive salary, you will be rewarded with an excellent benefits package including:

  • car allowance,
  • bonus,
  • share options,
  • pension and healthcare.

    It is envisaged that the financial benefits will increase in line with the continued growth and success of the business.

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