Finance Manager

Harper May Ltd
City of London, London
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Harper May is currently working with an exciting management consultancy firm based in central London. This industry leading firm has found rapid expansion since conception in 2010 due to their bespoke, cutting edge approach and this has attracted a number of Blue Chip and FTSE listed clientele. With international operations launching later this year and a range of new high profile contracts in the pipeline, this revolutionary company is now looking for a Finance Manager to join their growing team.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Preparation of investment appraisal documentation for submission to the board regarding the profitability of potential acquisitions
  • Business partnering with the senior management to ensure progressive strategic planning
  • Business partner with commercial managers and company marketing department in respect to new initiatives
  • Reviewing client accounts and maintaining client relationships


  • Ownership of the budget and half year forecast preparation, inclusive of analytical review and agreement of financial targets
  • Reviewing the monthly management accounts pack as well as the financial accounts
  • Overseeing the month end process
  • Assist with long term strategic planning and other planning computations
  • Overseeing a team of 3 direct reports
  • Taking ownership of a new systems implementation

Key Requirements:

  • A background in financial accounts will be highly advantageous
  • Must be fully ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified
  • Will have experience working within professional services industry
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced retail environment and to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Confidence and ability to challenge & question information
  • Can demonstrate commercial acumen