Head of Finance

England, Dorset, Shaftesbury
£100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum
02 Jun 2022
30 Jun 2022
Vicki Angus
Job Title
Head of Finance
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Finance - £100k+ - Shaftesbury Luxury Brand.

Your new company
This privately owned luxury FMCG has enjoyed significant growth and change in their recent history, whilst still ensuring they deliver excellent levels of service to their clients.
They have a long track record of working with some of the most prestigious companies in the UK and providing a first-class product and customer experience.

Your new role
Reporting direct to the Managing Director you will be the Head of Finance, managing a team of 11 including 2 finance business partners directly. Some of your responsibilities will include;

  • Business partner with stake holders provide financial support to all functions.
  • Provide commercial input & strategic improvement suggestions.
  • Preparation of audit packs for UK & international entities.
  • Completing & presenting annual budgets for the group.
  • Implement training & continuous improvement of finance processes and mentor staff.

There will also be ample opportunity to take ownership of the Finance function as you will be directly involved in upcoming change & transformation projects including plans to upgrade all accounting software to become paperless to improve service & meet sustainability goals.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be ACCA/CIMA qualified or equivalent with previous experience working at executive level in a similar Finance position.
A ambition for continuous improvement and strong people management & excel skills are invaluable, with prior experience in a similar high growth SME or start up type environment being beneficial.

What you'll get in return
In return you will be working in a great office environment, with a positive people culture and will receive a competitive salary, excellent pension, staff discounts, 25 days holiday (+ 8 bank holidays). There is also ample free parking on site.

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