Head of Finance

Head of Finance

  • Location

    Leicestershire, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance, Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £75000 - £100000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lee Kemp

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Head of Finance (Technical Bias) | East Midlands | Package £75,000 - £100,000 + benefits

Do you have a strong technical finance background potentially starting in large practice? Do you have industry experience within global organisations with large finance functions? Are you looking for a group role reporting into a highly credible and highly personable FD? If so Cherry have been exclusively engaged to recruit this pivotal newly created role on behalf of one of the largest organisations in the East midlands. The client offers a diverse and fast paced working environment and plenty of opportunity to develop/progress. This is a rare opportunity to recruit a senior finance role on their behalf.

Role Summary

As an experienced Finance professional you will be directly responsible for financial reporting, accounting and any group liquidity for the UK & Europe. What sort of thing will you be covering? You will manage a medium sized team and provide leadership, guidance and motivation. You will monitor and maximise performance to ensure a culture of continous improvement and commitment to excellence.

As and when required you will liaise with external auditors in relation to the completion of statutory accounts, co-ordinate and report relevant results and build key relationships with senior managers and directors. You will also be responsible for developing and implementing process improvement strategy.

Candidate Profile

Recognised Accounting Qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
Significant PQE within global / multi site organisations
Experienced Team Managemer
Working experience of IFRS , UK GAAP etc
Strong IT skills including usage of a major ERP platform such as SAP
Strong communication skills effective both horizontally and vertically

If the above is of interest please click 'apply' or get in touch for more information.

Other roles you might have applied for include: Head of Finance, Financial Controller, Financial Reporting Manager, Finance Director, Director of Finance, Financial Accountant and Senior Finance Manager