Finance Manager

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

Harper May are working with a exciting Gastro Restaurant and Wine bar brand based in the heart of London's food district, on the market for a Commercial Finance Manager. This company has achieved rapid expansion over recent years following a number of major industry Awards for a unique, experimental approach on modern British dining and cuisine. Featuring multiple sites in the city alone, this proudly British institution has even developed its own brand of extensive wineries and swanky wine tasting bars in the inner city, all of which offer tasting experiences and the opportunity to join an exclusive members club. Now, boasting an extensive list of celebrity recommendations and an equally impressive turnover this growing phenomenon in the restaurants industry looks to add to its growing and highly successful team.

Key Responsibilities…

  • Budgeting with finance team for exciting new site openings along with current Wine and Restaurant Branches
  • Assist FD in key decision making for new site openings and projects
  • Preparation of management accounts
  • Implement new finance strategy and identify areas for business improvement , having an active role in creating positive outcomes for the business
  • Variance analysis for budgets versus actuals along with actual versus company forecast
  • Forecasting for business HQ with presentation to board
  • Oversee cash flow forecasting
  • VAT preparation
  • Helping in the development of junior team members
  • Ensure timely production of group reporting to group FD

What they are looking for …

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified or part qualified will be considered
  • A sociable and proactive attitude and able to join in with an outgoing team
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent communicative ability