Head of Finance

England, Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne
£75000 - £80000 per annum
22 Jul 2021
19 Aug 2021
Peter Bristow
Job Title
Head of Finance
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Finance

MRK Associates are excited to be working with this new client with offices in London and Newcastle, they are a hugely exciting Fintech business who are looking for a qualified accountant to join them as Head of Finance.

This job would suit a candidate with good experience of managing finance operations teams and requires someone who has a strong appreciation for the importance of timely and accurate consolidated reporting on a global basis.

The client has enjoyed rapid growth across Europe and Singapore with subsidiaries in SE Asia, Australia and the USA. The role will be to take full ownership of the Finance Function across the UK and Europe, reporting into the Financial Director

The successful individual will be ACCA or CIMA qualified, with the ability to deliver consolidated global accounts with strong understanding of requirements to do so and potential issues to be aware of. Prior experience with using commercial accounting software, preferably Netsuite, is desired.

Job responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the Financial Control (cash, payroll, AP, AR, etc.), Billing, and Credit Control teams.
  • Primary focus on UK & Europe with global oversight
  • Implementation of Group accounting practices to ensure that the records are maintained in line with relevant accounting standards
  • Implement Controls for both for both the accounting and billing operations
  • Passionate about IT and Automation
  • Developing and rolling out global standards
  • Engage with customers where required - process education, complaints resolution, etc
  • Representing the financial operations team across various company projects and initiatives

This is a great role for an ambitious accountant seeing their future as Head of Finance and looking for a position in a growing business that can offer this opportunity.

For more information about this role or any other Head of Finance jobs in Newcastle please don't hesitate to contact us in confidence or visit our website.

Every application will receive a response as this is the recognised working practice at MRK Associates.

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