Head of Accounts / Finance

5 days left

Limelight Resourcing
From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Accounts / Finance

Corporate Hospitality / Live Events

Permanent/Full Time


Our client is an events company that specialises in sport, music, and bespoke events. They cover everything from live music, to corporate hospitality, and inventive trips to world-class destinations, always ensuring each and every package is carefully tailored to meet the needs of our clients.

We are currently recruiting for a Head of Accounts/Finance to join our fast-growing business. This is an exciting role for a candidate to manage and develop the accounts/finance team. The successful candidate will be encouraged to implement their own ideas and really make the department their own.

Key responsibilities:

·Controlling income, cash flow and expenditure

·Collating, preparing and interpreting reports, budgets, accounts, commentaries and financial statements

·Regularly asses and improve financial systems and controls throughout the business

·Carrying out business modelling and risk assessments

·Building strong working relationships with external partners, accountant, bank, credit card providers

·Managing and helping build the Accounts/Finance team


·Self-motivated and driven individual with an entrepreneurial mindset

·Strong time management and ability to work under pressure

·Minimum 3 years fully qualified practical accounts management experience

·ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified

·Good written and verbal communication skills

·Good commercial and business awareness

·An analytical, enquiring mind

·Proven management record

·An ability to make decisive decisions

·Excel (advanced level)

·Word (intermediate level)

Package and benefits:

·Basic dependent on experience

·Annual bonus

·Phone and laptop provided

·Access to live music and sporting events

If you have the ability, the ambition, and the tenacity to make the most of this opportunity, then we want to hear from you! Please submit your CV together with a cover letter.