Finance Director

Recruiter
Harper May Ltd
Location
City of London, London
Salary
120000.0000
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Harper May is currently working with a premier high growth hospitality organisation based in central London. My client is AIM listed and has a number of sites in the UK and Europe, offering multiple revenue streams. This exciting company has doubled in turnover in the last 3 years and has just completed 2 acquisitions. The company is currently seeking a Finance Director to work alongside the CEO and continue their exponential growth. The successful candidate will be fully qualified with extensive hospitality experience. International experience and a strong M&A background would be highly beneficial.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading and developing the finance team
  • Running of day to day finance
  • Extensive business partnering with the CEO/COO to advise on all strategic decisions taken in the UK and abroad
  • Working with the COO to set operational budgets
  • Setting companywide KPI's and ensuring the provision of accurate and timely Management information
  • Reporting to the board on all financial results
  • Acting as the main finance lead on all mergers and acquisitions and leading on projects including all CAPEX reporting
  • Oversight of all month end and year end closing
  • Leading on group Tax positions and all audit activities

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Must have prior luxury hotel/leisure experience
  • Strong technical accounting skills are highly desirable
  • Highly motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Excellent Excel skills