Due to an internal promotion, this market leading, multi-faceted service organization is seeking a qualified accountant to join them as Finance Director.
With a turnover of c£70m and part of a £1bn+ group and enjoying consistent double digit growth, this is an exciting time to join a fast-paced, forward thinking organization which has built an enviable reputation within it's sector.
Reporting to the Managing Director and working as part of the local senior leadership team, this role offers the opportunity to play a key role in the continued success and growth of the business unit. The Financial Director will assume overall responsibility for strategic and operational finance for the local finance team in partnership with Group Central Finance and the Finance Shared Service Centre.
The main responsibilities will include the preparation and review of company results, financial planning and reporting and the presentation of these to both local management and the Divisional Senior leadership team. The successful applicant will lead the annual budgeting and reforecasting process, play a key role in the development of commercial activities and will directly support the Divisional FD as deputy for the group risk committee.
This is a broad, hands-on role which enjoys considerable influence and authority and will lead, inspire and develop a finance team of c10.
Interested? You will be a qualified accountant with a proven track record in operating at a senior level. Aside from the requisite technical and strategic skills, you will need to possess outstanding communication skills with the ability to build effective cross functional relationships along with the gravitas to influence and challenge colleagues at every level both locally and within Group. You will need to be comfortable working within a rapidly growing, fast paced environment and have an adaptable, flexible approach to work.
In return, you can expect a very competitive salary and benefits package including bonus and car allowance.
EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.