133 Oldham St, Manchester M4 1LN, UK
Working closely with the executive team, the Finance Director will have overall control and responsibility for the financial management of the organisation, for assessing its financial performance and for shaping and delivering the financial strategy in the short and long term. The Finance Director will provide leadership to the finance team and will be responsible for both the strategic development and operational management of the team. Key Duties/Responsibilities Contribute to the development of strategy across all areas of the organisation, challenging assumptions as appropriate and providing financial analysis and guidance on all activities, plans, targets and business drivers. Provide leadership to the board on finance and accounting strategy in order to optimise financial performance and strategic position. Drive financial planning, analysing strengths and weaknesses, proposing corrective action where necessary and retaining a constant awareness of the financial position. Ensure that financial systems are robust, compliant and support both current activity and future growth. Manage policies regarding capital requirements, debt, taxation, equity, disposals and acquisitions as appropriate. Ensure budgeting processes are carried out and reported against. Oversee all audit and internal control operations. Prepare and present annual budgets, accounts, periodic forecasts and business plans to the executive team, the board, funders and investors. Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements. Essential Skills/Experience Fully qualified accountant e.g. ACA, ACCA or CIMA Experience of liaising with auditors, business advisors and statutory agencies such as the Inland Revenue and HMRC. Commercially astute, insightful and technically strong. Decisive, dynamic and adaptable with the ability to handle pressure and critical decision making. An influential leader with the ability to operate at both strategic and operational levels. High integrity and openness with a commitment to good governance.
South East, UK
THE COMPANY The company is a substantial SME group with international companies, operations and offices. Based south east England, they are on a high growth track and operate in the transport, logistics and freight sectors. Their customers range to global corporations. They are seeking a commercially minded CFO who can help drive growth. THE POSITION This is a commercial CFO position, reporting to the CEO. You will be a key finance partner to the board, operations, sales and management, helping drive business growth. Responsibilities include: Working closely with the management team, CEO, heads of sales and operations to drive the business. Manage the finance and accounting team. Review and manage all financial and management reporting. Forecasting, budgeting, business planning, analysis. Ad hoc projects, commercial and strategic input. Liaison with international operations and offices. Management of working capital, treasury, cash flow, foreign currency planning. Manage HR, IT. Liaison with third party suppliers, banks, lawyers, other. Input to operations as required including customer contract reviews. THE CANDIDATE Candidates should have a track record in commercial finance director positions, helping to build and drive growth while managing all aspects of finance. Experience working at board level in a down to earth, entrepreneurial growth culture. International work experience with international offices is preferred. Experience in the transport, logistics, freight or related sectors may be advantageous, however the person is key. The package includes salary, equity participation scheme, car allowance, bouns and benefits.
GROUP CFO - INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT CONSULTANCY GROUP CENTRAL LONDON Salary £175k - £200k + Bonus to 100% + Equity + Benefits SUMMARY This is an exceptional Group CFO main board opportunity for a talented finance leader to join a private equity backed, fast growth £multi-million professional services company. This sizeable international management consultancy group is based in London. The salary package includes basic salary c.£175k to £200k plus bonus to 100% plus equity and benefits. THE COMPANY The company is a rapidly growing private equity backed management consultancy with a global presence and international offices. They have several hundred employees and are leading-edge competitors in their field of expertise. They have continued to grow year on year and are seeking a Group CFO to work alongside the leadership team and develop the finance capability as the business continues its next phase of growth and development. THE POSITION This is a main board position, working alongside the leadership team with extensive business, strategic and commercial involvement. Responsibilities include: Managing and directing the finance function, developing the vision for finance and leading best-in-class capability. Ensuring robust financial and management control including budgeting, forecasting, reporting and analysis. Reporting on business performance to the board. Developing finance systems. Maintaining strong internal and external relationships and contact with investors, banks, operational management and board. Team management. Develop, implement and improve processes and KPIs. Working capital and cash management. Strategic planning and lead or co-lead strategic projects with directors. THE CANDIDATE You should have held a CFO/Finance Director position in a private equity or investor backed business and worked in a high growth environment. International jurisdiction experience is also required. You should have a demonstrable track record of success and delivery and experience in the professional services or management consultancy sector is strongly preferred. This opportunity will suit a commercial and entrepreneurial CFO/Finance Director who takes initiative, is a robust, rounded and positive personality and a strong influencer.
Our client, as fast growing broadband services business, is recruiting for a Finance Director to support the business' ambitious growth agenda. Responsibilities include: Lead the continuing development of the controls and compliance function Develop and manage financial reporting processes..... click apply for full job details
Ambrosden, Bicester, UK
Our client, an ambitious and market-leading commercial / real estate development business, is seeking an equally ambitious and entrepreneurial Finance Director to support the business with its growth agenda. Responsibilities include: Manage and develop the day to day finance function Lead and encourage continuous process improvements Maintain the robustness of financial controls, reporting and compliance Manage and enhance the budgeting, forecasting, reporting and cashflow processes Manage and develop new and existing investor relationships and fundraising Support the CEO with commercial property developments The ideal candidate will be a hands-on, energetic and astute qualified Finance Director / CFO, looking for a rare opportunity to join a business on an exciting growth journey. You will have experience in an entrepreneurial SME environment with grand plans. You will also have experience with investor relations, raising finance, growing a finance function and ideally in a construction/commercial real estate or major project development setting.
CFO -Construction and Building Services Group - London COMPANY A growing, successful and sizeable £multi-million construction and building services company. They have a wide range of blue chip, mid size and smaller customers. POSITION The CFO reports to the Managing Director and will work closely with the board. This is the key leadership finance role with involvenent across the company's operations and management of the finance team. Responsibilities include: leading the finance team and ensuring rigorous financial control, management, financial and statutory reporting. financial planning, budgeting and forecasting. financial analysis and project review. finance sytems development. commecial and startegic finance advice to the board. Ad hoc projects anbd review of investment cases. CANDIDATE Candidates should be technically strong with a robust and commercial outlook. Previous finance director / CFO experience in the construction, building or closely related sectors is strongly preferred. You will be a proven leader and enjoy working across the company operations, interacting with a broad range of management and staff. This is an opportunity to join a sizeable and growing organisation, offering great prospects for commercial involment and earning potential.
Our client, a market leading retail project management company, is looking for an exceptional Finance Director to lead and manage the finance function and to support the business' ambitious growth agenda. Responsibilities include: Manage the day to day financial activities including month end, VAT returns, cashflow management, compliance etc Lead the budgeting, planning and forecasting process Support the MD in long term strategic planning Lead, mentor and motivate a small financial and commercial team Prepare annual management and statutory accounts Control commercial success of projects, improve efficiencies and reduce costs Company secretarial duties Maintenance of payroll and HR To apply you will need to be an experienced FD / CFO or an exceptional Financial Controller, with outstanding communication and organisational skills, with the ability to get on with people at all levels of the business. You will be used to fast paced environments, with a background and detailed understanding within a commercial project management environment. You will also need to be a proactive, driven individual with a hands-on approach. Overseas reporting will also be an advantage.
A truly exciting opportunity has arisen for either a tenured Finance Director, or a Financial Controller looking for a step up into their first number one role, within a business that has experienced considerable growth over the past 3 years, and are continuing in the ascendancy. They are a young and trendy, private equity backed, Gloucester based, market leading manufacturer and retailer of high end sporting equipment that require a hands-on senior finance professional to provide finance, accounting and commercial support across the organisation during a continued period of growth. Reporting to the Managing Director, the successful candidate will lead a small Finance team, with the responsibility of ensuring the smooth running of the finance function during this crucial time. Key duties will encompass: Production of timely, accurate and meaningful financial reports and analysis to senior management and global head office Oversee all daily, weekly and monthly transactional requirements Leading and developing an efficient finance team and working closely with all front, back and operational personnel Ownership of budgeting, forecasting and cash flow analysis. Strong commercial acumen, margin analysis and management Confident relationship builder, happy presenting internally & externally, likes autonomy and accountability, and has experience of International Business. Provide commercial support to regional directors. Negotiation and supplier management skills required. Supporting and challenging budget owners to meet targets and deliver budgets Attend management meetings and present meaningful financial analysis and guidance / assistance where relevant to senior management Controlling / maximising working capital, experience of FX and overseas VAT legislation an advantage Close contact with financial institutions About you: Qualified Accountant ACA / ACCA / CIMA, ideally with at least 3 years post qualified experience, preferably in a sector or similar size business. A goal orientated, motivated finance professional with a desire for people management Previous experience of working in a Private Equity backed business is desirable Will take ownership not only of their role and areas of responsibility, but will feel passion and pride in the success of the business overall Professional, assured, with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels Some overseas travel will be required Works well under pressure in fast paced environment Strong technical, problem solving and analytical skills Sound experience in IT systems and highly process driven Sell side experience desirable This is a great opportunity to make a significant, long term impact in a rapidly growing company with the potential for significant personal and professional growth for the right candidate.
A truly exciting opportunity has arisen for either a tenured Finance Director, or a Financial Controller looking for a step up into their first number one role, within a business that has experienced considerable growth over the past 3 years, and are continuing in the ascendancy. They are a young and trendy..... click apply for full job details
CFO -Construction and Building Services Group - London COMPANY A growing, successful and sizeable £multi-million construction and building services company. They have a wide range of blue chip, mid size and smaller customers. POSITION The CFO reports to the Managing Director and will work..... click apply for full job details
An interim Finance Director is required, initially for 2-3 days per week for 3 months, to assist a market-leading SME integrated marketing communications agency with their financial modelling in preparation for some key acquisitions. The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant, experienced at financial forecasting and..... click apply for full job details
Our client, an ambitious and market-leading commercial / real estate development business, is seeking an equally ambitious and entrepreneurial Finance Director to support the business with its growth agenda. Responsibilities include: Manage and develop the day to day finance function Lead and encourage continuous..... click apply for full job details
Our client, a market leading retail project management company, is looking for an exceptional Finance Director to lead and manage the finance function and to support the business' ambitious growth agenda. Responsibilities include: Manage the day to day financial activities including month end, VAT returns..... click apply for full job details
South East, UK
THE COMPANY The company is a substantial SME group with international companies, operations and offices. Based south east England, they are on a high growth track and operate in the transport, logistics and freight sectors. Their customers range to global corporations. They are seeking a commercially minded CFO..... click apply for full job details
Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
Working closely with the executive team, the Finance Director will have overall control and responsibility for the financial management of the organisation, for assessing its financial performance and for shaping and delivering the financial strategy in the short and long term. The Finance Director will provide leadership to..... click apply for full job details
City of London, UK
PART TIME CFO - ENERGY / RENEWABLE ENERGY - LONDON COMPANY Part Time CFO (3-5 days per month) for a growing new energy infrastructure and services company. POSITION They are seeking a high profile CFO with experience in the energy, renewable energy or utilities sector and investor connections..... click apply for full job details