Finance Director job in London, providing financial leadership for this multi-disciplinary consultancy.
Your new company
This UK property services consultancy has a leading presence in the marketplace for what they do, with over 100 talented, professional staff delivering on projects driving the revenues upwards of £25m for their successful business. Primarily focusing on engineering and related consultancy services, their unique and diverse portfolio and healthy office environment has placed them as one of the industry's most recognised brands.
Your new role
For the Group across the UK you will be the number one in finance and be responsible for a broad scope of responsibilities whilst reporting to the Board. Team management will play a part as you'll be required to lead the finance team of 8 additional members which include a healthy balance of qualified accountants, administration and trainees. You're first task will be responsible for reviewing the Company's financial performance from an operational and controls perspective and implementing improved processes to support accurate financial and management reporting. You will work closely with Operations and Development teams on implementing the local strategy as your role moves to providing more insight and value to the business from a revenue generation perspective, including integrating the finance department into core business units and partnering fee earners.
What you'll need to succeed
You must have strong academics and have a recognised accounting qualification ideally chartered ACA. You will have a good knowledge of the time billing environment from industry experience gained in a professional services consultancy business. Being able to demonstrate your experience of working with a senior board and Partners are key, alongside the ability to lead and motivate a stable finance team. Knowledge around project finance and the nuances of a time billing company are useful, alongside excellent communication skills, energy and charisma.
What you'll get in return
You will be part of a market leading organisation and uniquely positioned as number one in finance leading a motivated and collaborative function. With a wide range of responsibilities this is a great opportunity to implement your skills and experience into a well-rounded senior finance role, and based in their Central London offices it's easily accessible from around the city.
What you need to do now
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If this job isn't quite right for you but you're a qualified accountant looking for a new job in finance, contact Nicholas House at Hays Senior Finance team in Central London.
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