Financial Director

England, North West England
£50000 - £55000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Harper May
Job Title
Finance Director
Contract Type
Full Time

A brilliant opportunity has come up for a Financial Director to join the finance team of a centre of performing arts and media. The company provide arts training to underprivileged individuals. The centre has a number of dance studios which are available to hire and also offer full time courses in the arts. The company is funded by private donations and are through payment for the full time courses. They are currently turning over £2 million. This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled and qualified Accountant looking to take on a commercial role with a lot of responsibilities to join the finance team of an exciting company as they grow.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Management of day to day finances
  • Producing full sets of management accounts
  • With the Chief Executive, develop and deliver the long term vision of the company with the support of the Board and its sub-committees
  • Develop and lead the IT strategy and implementation
  • Develop and lead on all HR activities
  • Develop and support the organisation to deliver new sources of income to underpin the core mission of the company.
  • Strategically develop the commercial operations of the building including supporting Heads of Departments with contractual negotiations
  • Lead the implementation of a major capital development within the next 5 years, and in support of the Head of Events and Operations, oversee the overall building improvement and maintenance

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • The successful candidate will be an ACA qualified accountant, ideally straight from practice
  • Intermediate to advanced excel skills
  • An analytical way of thinking
  • Strong technical finance skills
  • A commercially astute individual with excellent communication skills
  • Project leading experience
  • Strong networking skills