Finance Director

Seymour John
West Bromwich
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Director – High-End Residential Property Developer c£10-£20m

Reporting to Managing Director

Up to £80K + Benefits + Equity Opportunity

Location – West Midlands

Seymour John are working exclusively with a growing property development business to recruit a Finance Director. The developer is an award-winning company, specialising in high quality new build homes and barn conversions.

The business has grown quickly to c£10-£20m and plans are in place to grow beyond £50m in the next 5 years. We are looking to recruit a commercially minded Finance Director who will play a key role in delivering this growth plan. This job will suit an individual motivated by wealth creation and the opportunity to take an equity stake in a business within a reasonable timescale.


·Form a close working relationship with the MD and the senior management team

·Overall control of the accounting function

·Contribute fully to the development of strategy across the business, challenging decision making as appropriate, providing financial analysis on all activities, plans, targets and key performance indicators

·Ensure that company financial systems are robust, compliant and support future growth

·Hands-on accountant, responsible for a management accountant (AAT qualified)

·Ultimate responsibility for cash management

·Ensure adherence to regulatory and statutory requirements

·Work closely with the MD to develop funding opportunities with banks, lenders and other financial institutions and private investors.


·Qualified Accountant ACA, ACCA, ACMA

·Previous experience in house building is desirable

·Experience of raising finance is highly desirable


·Highly professional and reliable

·Strong team player

·Versatile and flexible

·Excellent work ethic, with positive energy in a fast-moving, entrepreneurial business

·Strong communicator, rapport-builder, with excellent presentation skills

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