Finance Director

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

Harper May is currently working with a highly successful software company based in Euston. The company have experienced exponential growth since their inception in 2008, and are currently in the process of receiving a large private equity investment. My client is currently seeking a Finance Director to lead their team as they continue to diversify their revenue streams. This is an outstanding opportunity to join a modern, forward-thinking organisation with a great working environment. The successful candidate will be fully qualified with prior SME and software experience

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and develop the finance function
  • Operate as a strategic business partner to the CEO and COO, to assist in developing the strategy for the Group
  • Look for potential opportunities to maximize the potential of the existing business and actively review other opportunities that may exist within the wider structure
  • Support the development of strategy and planned growth
  • Be a catalyst for change in the business whether it through setting up Joint Ventures, restructuring or amalgamating divisions
  • Establish strong relationships with clients, investors, partners and banks
  • Review all Management Accounts; assist in business planning along with systems and tax planning.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Must be fully qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Prior software experience is essential
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Excellent Excel skills