Head of Commercial Finance

Firefly Human Capital Ltd
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a household name brand and is looking to build a new UK Head Office with a high performing finance team. Initially they are looking to recruit a high calibre Head of Commercial Finance as the business partner to the local General Manager and wider Group. You will provide overall financial leadership to the UK business, proactively drive and support short and long term business growth through the provision of insightful analysis, ensure that the monthly accounts are prepared accurately, on time, and in line with Group requirements, and assure the financial integrity of the business.

  • You will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, ACMA)
  • Extensive experience in Financial Management / Commercial roles
  • Experience in a manufacturing/fmcg organisation
  • Commercial acumen / partnership
  • ERP knowledge (SAP/BW)
  • Excellent communication
  • Strategic planning
  • Negotiation skills
  • Project management
  • Leadership / Team Development
  • Results orientation
  • Analytical skills
  • Manufacturing accounting

This role is an integral part of the Leadership Team, and is the key financial resource within the business. Whilst the dimensions of the business are currently small, UK / Europe is a key growth region for the Group, and the business is projected to grow considerably over the next 5+ years. This is an incredibly exciting time to join the business.