Salary £70,000 - £90,000 per annum + bonus + benefits package
Consultant Julie Peacock
Date posted 30 August 2018 2018-08-302018-10-29 retail UK Robert Walters United Kingdom
Our client is a fast growth, highly entrepreneurial SME retailer. Currently seeking a high calibre, fast track and passionate Finance Director to support the board in regards to its ongoing investment plans and strength the finance function. Min. of 5 years relevant post qualified experience gained within a fast growth SME environment is essential. Those from all sector backgrounds are welcome to apply.
Reporting directly to the board, you will be asked to take on a pivotal and exciting position within the business. Your key role will be to strengthen the finance function and directly support the board through an exciting period of evolution.
You will be working within a high growth, high energy environment with an ambitious team of professionals who operate and excel within a fast paced environment.
Successful management of timely and high quality financial and management reporting will be key
You will be asked to maintain and strengthen the financial control environment; manage the financial planning, budgeting, forecasting processes as well cash flow management
Additional elements to your remit will be as follows
Management and identification of ongoing financial risks and opportunities
Presentation of strong business cases to the board to support commercial and strategic decision making
Management of a small finance team
Ad hoc commercial and oeprational project work as and when required
The role will suit a fast track, driven ambitious and passionate finance director
A strong academic record; formal accountancy qualification or overseas equivalent is required as well as a minimum of 5 years relevant experience gained within a fast growth SME environment. Retail experience would be useful, particularly within the high end sector but actually the hiring directors are happy to look at those keen to apply from across all sector backgrounds.