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Head Of Finance

Employer
Universal Business Team
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
26 Jun 2022

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Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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The holding group of two diverse (global) businesses is seeking a commercially focused and astute Head of Finance / FD to take ownership of and plan the group's financial strategy.

This is a true financial business partnering role where you will be advising the Directors of each business in the design and implementation of longer term strategic and short-term business plans to improve and drive growth whilst reducing overheads.

The holding group is parent to two separate autonomous and international businesses with combined turnovers of approaching £25m and over 100 members of staff.

The business sectors they operate in are primarily in manufacturing and design.

Key Responsibilities include:

* Business partnering closely with the Directors to ensure the businesses hit their respective strategic milestones

* Drive the company's financial planning

* Drive Gross Profit.

* Reduce overheads and drive cost efficiencies

* Forecasting return on investment for various projects

* Creation and management of budgets and company key performance indicators

* Provide input on investment strategies by considering cash and liquidity risks

* Control and evaluate the groups capital structure

* Ensure cash flow is appropriate for the group's operations

* Manage vendor relationships including responsibility for the MRP system

* Prepare reliable and current forecasting reports

* Ensure compliance with the law and company's policies

Requirements

* Charismatic with excellent communication and people skills

* Qualified Accountant - ACA/CIMA/ACCA

* Proven experience as CFO, finance director or relevant role

* Previous experience in spear-heading a Microsoft Dynamics implementation

* Manufacturing background would be desirable

* Export experience

* Excellent knowledge of financial planning and analysis

* Ability to strategise and solve problems

* Strong, proactive leadership and organisational skills

Benefits

* Executive salary

* Car / Car Allowance

* Performance related Bonus
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