Head of Finance

Location
Liverpool
Salary
£56,000 - £63,000 per annum + benefits
Posted
10 Jun 2021
Closes
08 Jul 2021
Ref
V-33032-1
Contact
Mark Thomas
Job Title
Head of Finance
Experience Levels
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The European Division of a large and well-known business in Liverpool requires a Head of Finance for a full-time, permanent position. This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the region’s best employers in a senior role that is both rewarding and varied. The successful candidate will have experience of leading on management accounts and reporting in a medium to large sized business and managing a small team.

Key Responsibilities

The Head of Finance will:

  • Lead the preparation of the monthly and quarterly management accounts process.
  • Support the monthly management result. 
  • Ensure the balance sheet is accurate, compliant with accounting standards and fully understood. 
  • Ensure external auditors receive the information and support they require from the team to complete their audit. Work with the external audit team to provide the assurance required in the most effective way possible.
  • Maintain strong relationship with Finance Director and Financial Controller ensuring that both actual and plan outputs meet their needs and provide additional analysis support in line with their direction.
  • Maintain strong relationship with Accounting & Analysis leader and Technical Accountant ensuring balance sheet inputs are in line with their expectation.

Person

The incoming Head of Finance will need to be a qualified Accountant who demonstrates:

  • Proven ability to manage complex financial reporting procedures.
  • A track record of good judgement when reviewing and analysing complex results.
  • An ability to embed effective and proportionate financial controls within team processes. 
  • Strong skills in relationship and stakeholder management.
  • The ability to motivate others and influence those outside of his/her direct control.

Salary & Benefits

In return, the Head of Finance will be offered £56,000 - £63,000 per annum, dependent on experience, plus excellent benefits including a bonus and flexible working options.

Apply Now

This is a brilliant opportunity for a Head of Finance to join one of the region’s best employers. Please apply today to find out more.