Finance Director

FD Recruit
From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
05 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
FD Recruit is pleased to be recruiting for a knowledgeable Finance Director to join our fabulous Retail client based in Kettering.

This brand has a substantial number of retail outlets across the country and has committed to expanding its portfolio moving forward. They are looking for a Finance Director to join them at this very exciting time who is able to support them on their path.

This role is an excellent opportunity for somebody with extensive accounting experience who is seeking a new challenge. A mix of both operations and strategy, it’s an excellent opportunity not to be missed!

Finance Director Responsibilities:

  • Management of accounting department
  • Accountable for daily financial operations to support the business
  • Contribute to company strategy by providing accurate financial insight and input
  • Evaluate business opportunities
  • Prepare all necessary accounts and reports
  • Cultivate strong working relationships with all stakeholders
  • Oversee budgeting & forecasting
  • Assume a place on the Senior Management Team
  • Regularly review accounting processes to ensure they support the needs of a complex retail business
  • Carry out financial modelling
  • Set and achieve short and long term financial objectives
The person:

Our client manages a complex retail brand, a multi-site operation where a significant number of financial projects are carried out at one time.

Therefore they are looking for a Finance Director with experience of retail or a similar consumer industry, who can guide them forward. The successful candidate will be financially astute, sharp, knowledgeable and able to drive forward a wide variety of projects.

Essential skills: people management, communication, leadership and influencing.

Relevant professional qualifications are needed as well as a minimum of 5 years’ experience.

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