Head of Finance - 12 month FTC

Recruiter
Sheridan Maine
Location
Portsmouth
Salary
75000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is a visible and influential Head of Finance role that has been created to cover a 12 month maternity period. Based from the Portsmouth office of this large corporate services business, this role is a strategically focussed position and responsible for the all aspects of financial and commercial activity of the business.

You will be a fully qualified finance professional (ACA or ACCA or CIMA) and have previous experience working within a similar level leadership role such as Financial Controller, Head of Finance or Finance Director. You will possess proven experience with regards to being responsible for monthly financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting activities in conjunction with leading a finance team. You must also possess a commercial background and been instrumental in the review of and financial challenge to Bids & Proposals for new and existing contracts.

This role will work closely with Bid teams and provide commercial finance input, support, and financial understanding to ensure informed business decision making and ultimately improve pricing performance.
This role will require a sound technical finance skill set, excellent communication skills across a varying audience of both internal and external stakeholders and a proven ability to provide commercial input and insight to Bids, Pricing and Proposals.

This is an excellent contract role that will see the successful applicant given a strategic role within a division of a globally operation business.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.