Divisional Finance Director

Recruiter
Finatal
Location
West London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Sep 2019
Closes
19 Sep 2019
Ref
1261598783
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Divisional Finance Director£90,000 per annumWest London

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Financial Controller or current Finance Director to join a VC-backed technology business, to support a rapid period of growth and international expansion.

Strategic partner investment is facilitating accelerated growth in multiple markets leading to the creation of this role. This role will focus on the company's operations in Africa and will directly manage a team, as well as coordinate multiple in-country finance teams, developing a best in class finance function.

The Role:

A broad role that will require the individual to be both a technical accountant, as well as commercially aware and a true business-partner:

Key Responsibilities:
  • Primary finance liaison with Group Finance and B2C Board for all African operations;
  • Overall responsibility for African finance functions across all aspects of financial planning, reporting and financial controls;
  • Business partner to country MDs
  • Grow operations within new geographies, including implementing finance controls, processes and teams
  • Manage local 3rd party relationships
  • Manage cash flow at a local level
  • Prepare budgets and forecasts
  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting

About you:
  • ACA/ACCA (or equivalent) qualification
  • Proven working experience as a Financial Controller / Divisional Finance Director
  • Strong communication skills in English and French
  • Thorough knowledge of International financial standards, taxation and legislation
  • This role requires frequent travel

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/87944856

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