Head of Finance - Central London - Consumer Products - £65-75k

Executive Talent Solutions
Central London, London
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Executive Talent Solutions are working with a fast growing consumer products business to recruit an ambitious Head of Finance.

The company has experienced impressive growth over the past 3 years and this expansion has created the need for an experienced and ambitious Head of finance to join them.

The position will be based in central London (near Paddington) and offers a salary between £65000 and £75000 plus benefits. There is also an opportunity to work towards a Finance Director position over the first 12-18 months.

The position will involve the financial stewardship of the business as well as supporting growth through business partnering and commercial input to the strategy.

Responsibilities include:

  • providing analysis and insight to help drive profit and cash generation

  • team management and development

  • the accounting operations of the company

  • the production of periodic financial reports,

  • maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records

  • maintaining and improving the control environment to reduce risk

    • balance sheet reconciliations

    • documented accounting procedures and policies

    • System and other controls and segregation of duties

    • Data quality throughout company systems

  • managing the budgeting and planning process

  • supplier payments and credit control

  • compliance with HMRC and reporting requirements

Candidates should be professional qualified (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) with strong hands-on experience of running a finance function. Candidates coming for a SME background will be preferred.