Head of Finance

Recruiter
Howett Thorpe Recruitment Consultants Ltd
Location
Woking
Salary
From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Howett Thorpe are currently partnering a growing SME based in Woking who are looking for a Qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) Head of Finance. As part of the leadership team you will be supporting the Managing Director in terms of the commercial development of the business whilst ensuring the smooth running of the department. 

About The Role
Whilst part of a much larger group, this is an SME environment and as such you must have worked in a similar capacity and be comfortable that part of the role will be hands on, remaining close to the day to day detail and managing a small team. More importantly as the number one finance person on site you must be able to demonstrate your commercial and strategic experience, adding value over and above the numbers and working as a true business partner supporting the Managing Director. 

About You
You Must be fully qualified ACA, ACCA or CIMA with a stable career history and experience within an SME. You will also possess strong people management skills, have a proven track record in a similar role and demonstrable commercial finance experience. Knowledge of Sage and Navision would be an advantage but not essential.

Things You Should Know
Commutable from Woking, Addlestone, Aldershot, Ascot, Bagshot, Camberley, Chertsey, Cobham, Cranleigh, Dorking, Epsom, Esher, Farnborough, Farnham, Fleet, Frimley, Gatwick, Godalming, Guildford, Hook, Horsham, Kingston, Leatherhead, Lightwater, West Byfleet, Weybridge, Windlesham and Windsor.

Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.
Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.
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