Finance Director

Newcastle, Newcastle Upon Tyne
£80 - £90k
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Job Title
Finance Director
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

A recognised engineering business based in Newcastle are currently looking for a Finance Director to help drive business strategy and develop the finance team.

In the past 12 months this company has won a number of game-changing projects which are set to change the future direction of the company. To help support these exciting developments, this newly created role will involve coaching and mentoring the current finance team, hiring new team members, and working on business strategy alongside the leadership team, as well as deputising for the MD as required.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working with the senior management team on business growth strategy
  • Working on KPIs, systems and procedures to support planned growth
  • Preparing business appraisals for future projects
  • Monitoring revenue and profitability
  • Developing the finance team

Candidates will need to have extensive experience in leading a team and working closely with senior team members to influence business strategy to be considered for this role.

To be successful, you will also need to be a fully qualified accountant, with at least 5-years post qualification experience. On personal level you must have the ability to inspire a team, provide creative solutions to problems, and thrive in a challenging, fast-paced environment.