Finance Director

England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£105000 - £115000 per annum + Car, Bonus plus Benefits
15 Jul 2021
12 Aug 2021
Vijay Patel
Job Title
Finance Director
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance Director
£105,000 - £115,000, Car, Bonus Plus Excellent Benefits

Hamilton Woods Executive Search (HWES) has partnered with an instantly recognisable commercial and residential developer looking to appointment a hands-on Commercial and Operational Finance Director to support the Regional FD, MD and operational teams within this new region. Experienced and capable of operating as a stand-alone finance professional, this role will allow you to be involved in all aspects of finance, strategy and delivery across a demanding growth driven region.

Cash Flow / Development Appraisal Maintenance

  • Meet with Development Director and Managing Director to review changes each month
  • Review and challenge changes in cash flow of all appraisals including margins and fund changes
  • Maintain the programme schedule of key dates (Start on Site and PC) to ensure alignment with the appraisal
  • Review and challenge upcoming receipts and payments
  • Run the monthly forecast and review the Half year and Full Year outturn
  • Support Sales & Marketing team with the production of Development Appraisals and management of contingency levels.

Business Partnering

  • Understand new business forecasts and integrate this into budget and forecasts, supporting with finance queries
  • Attend JV board meetings
  • Support the development of financial modelling / strategy of sites, such as bulk sales and programme changes
  • Develop and deliver the regional board pack
  • Build strong partnership with the Divisional FD and Regional MD to be able to respond to requests and obtain information to have understanding of the actuals.
  • Attend site review and build sales meetings to challenge sales values, cancellation rates and forecasts where appropriate
  • Ensure that the regional deliverables are aligned to the Divisional and Group timetable

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Appropriate and significant experience in a financial leadership capacity, with a strong background in control and challenge
  • Solid and thorough accounting knowledge
  • Demonstrate financial leadership capabilities, having been in a senior influence position previously/currently.
  • Commercial acumen (appraisals, pricing, sales analysis, board MI packs for key decision making).
  • Departmental leadership, and cross function exposure
  • Investment appraisal, and a value-add, enabling mindset is essential.
  • Highly commercial individual, who can demonstrate driving commercial and control frameworks and decision making.
  • Package:

  • Basic Salary - £105,000 - £115,000
  • Car / Car Allowance
  • Outstanding Bonus potential Plus Excellent Benefits
  • To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Vijay Patel, Managing Director of Hamilton Woods Associates on 01509 276159 or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing VP-HWA-ES376. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 - 10 days, It is regrettable that we cannot reply to everyone with feedback directly and please consider your application unsuccessful.

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