Head of Finance

Location
England, Devon, South Molton
Salary
£80000 per annum + Package
Posted
14 Oct 2016
Closes
21 Oct 2016
Ref
ML12421
Contact
Mark Lloyd
Job Title
Finance Director
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is seeking to recruit a fully qualified accountant with a strong background in either manufacturing or commercial sales. You will be responsible for managing a sizable finance team handling multi-site business operations throughout the United Kingdom. You will need to have

A strong technical understanding of UK & US GAAP in addition to robust management skills in terms of managing and motivating the finance team. More specific duties will include:

  • Plan and lead the production of the annual accounts
  • Liaise with external auditors
  • Responsible for Corporate financial reporting
  • Ensure adequate internal controls to safeguard assets and ensure proper accounting
  • Support requirements of Sarbanes Oxley legislation.
  • Support the requirements of the Internal Audit function.
  • Prepare monthly & quarterly corporation tax computations
  • Supervise, manage and mentor finance department Controllers
  • Responsible for maintaining adequate insurance policies across the UK businesses
  • Provide guidance to wider business on financial & tax implications of decisions as required

Salary: up to 70K basic (depending on experience) + car allowance, bonus, health care and excellent additional benefits. 9- 12 month initial contract with possibility of permanent employment