Qualified Finance Director required to join a growing SME organisation based in Walsall.
Your new company
Hays are working with a growing SME organisation based within the service sector. Due to acquisition and also internal growth the company are on target to achieve a T/O of over £100 million in the next two years. The company are looking to appoint a Finance Director to support the exciting growth plans over the next 3 years.
Your new role
As Finance Director you will support the Managing Director and also the senior operations team to help deliver and support the planned growth of the organisation.You will be responsible for a team of circa 6 people within finance and also have management for an indirect team of 10 people including Payroll and IT. You will oversee the monthly and weekly financial reporting.
As Finance Director you will be responsible for the statutory accounts , including consolidated accounts and interface with the auditors. The company have recently made a number of acquisitions and this role will be heavily involved into their integration into the Head Office environment. You will also support the Managing Director in appraising future purchases.
As well as the hands on aspects of the role this position will also form a member of the board and work at a high level operational level.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be a fully Qualified Accountant, ideally ACA although consideration will be given to CIMA or ACCA. A background within a service related sector is essential and a working knowledge within a Shared Service Centre would be distinctly advantageous. You will be either operating as a Financial Controller looking for your first Finance Director position or operating as an FD and looking for the next challenge.
The ideal applicant will be able to work at board level and drive the strategic growth of the business whilst still maintaining a hands on approach.
What you'll get in return
A generous basic salary and company car, pension and potential discretionary bonus.
What you need to do now
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