Head of Finance

3 days left

£80,000 - £90,000
02 Jul 2021
30 Jul 2021
Job Title
Head of Finance
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time
A London based SME construction firm are looking for a Head of Finance to join their highly regarded business. The business has fared well in recent times with an established residential and commercial build part of the business as well as a strong trading in the public sector.

Reporting to the MD and sitting on the senior management team, this role will oversee the whole finance function, manage the finance team and work with the MD on improvements to the business.
The role will require someone who is happy to still roll up their sleeves and help prepare the financial accounts for the business, supported by an experienced finance team. The role will support the MD with plans for growth, as well as recommending improvements to cost savings and implementing new processes and systems. Ideally they are seeking someone with prior experience within a construction business (SME would be a preference).
The role will include but not limited to;
  • Annual statutory accounts and monthly management accounts preparation
  • Management of annual audit, point of contact for external auditors
  • Ensuring job costings are accurate and analysing previous jobs to ensure profitability
  • Dealing with project managers on costings
  • Overseeing the annual budget and quarterly forecasts
  • Management of cashflow/cashflow reporting to MD
  • Presenting of financials to MD and Senior Management Team
  • Implementing new systems and ensuring processes and internal controls are improved
The ideal candidate will have;
  • ACA, ACCA or CIMA Qualified
  • QBEs may be considered with considerable industry experience
  • Previous management experience
  • Experience within the construction industry is a must (SME ideally)
  • Strong stakeholder management experience
  • Proven record reporting into the senior management team
  • COINS system experience is advantageous
In return they are offering;
  • Salary of between £80,000 - £90,000 (depending on experience)
  • Private medical insurance
  • 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays off)
  • Flexible working arrangements
 If you like the sound of the role and feel you have the above experience, please do get in touch