Divisional Finance Director - Business Services

Surrey and Home
£120,000 plus car allowance and bonus
11 Oct 2021
08 Nov 2021
Job Title
Finance Director
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time


Blackwaters is recruiting a Divisional Finance Director on behalf of an internationally renowned, listed business services group, based in Surrey/London with home working. 

Managing a portfolio of high profile contracts (revenue c£120m revenue). This role will support the Managing Director in commercial and strategic decision making: specifically to:

  • Contribute to the development and deployment of strategy and policy within the division
  • Provide commercial and financial support and divisional sign-off for contract bids, and playing an  active part in bid/no bid decisions.
  • Ensure that historical and future performance data is available in order to enable the business to make informed decisions on future actions including investment and growth opportunities.
  • Develop and maintain good working relationships with external customers. Manage, in consultation with colleagues, customer relationships and contract negotiations for the division.
  • Identify and monitor risks and opportunities.
  • Ensure prudent management of cash flow.
  • Ensure compliance with statutory and corporate requirements.
  • Undertake ad-hoc project work.

We can consider either an experienced finance director or someone looking to make a first move into an FD role. We are specifically looking for the following:

  • Qualified accountant 
  • Exposure to low-margin, B2B services environment
  • Customer facing experience
  • Commercial competency (contract review, bids etc)

This business has a great track record of internal promotion, so can cater for an ambitious individual.