Finance Director - SME

Finance Director - SME

Job Title: Finance Director - SME
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: West London, London
Salary: £500 - £600 per day + Inside IR35
Start Date: ASAP
REF: JP1255_1619713790
Contact Name: Jamie Pollock
Job Published: 8 days ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are retained to recruit the new Finance Director for an international SME manufacturing company based in West London.

This is an excellent opportunity for a commercially minded Finance Director to join the Senior Leadership team as the business looks to maximise its long-standing market foothold and assess diversification and transformation plans.

Working closely with the CEO and Board, the Finance Director will be responsible for the timely production of financial & management information and ensure the operational & strategic objectives of the company are achieved.

Key responsibilities

* Finance business partner to the Board to ensure a complete understanding of revenue and cost information
* Day to day control of the accounting function and management of a small finance team
* Formulating strategies and plans to ensure the company achieve objectives
* Preparation of the 12 month rolling budget and forecast
* Responsibility for the month-end close and monthly reporting pack
* Full control of working capital and company cash-flow
* Statutory reporting, corporation tax and audit liaison
* Developing and improving the company ERP System
* Responsibility for management of the company IT function

The candidate

* The Finance Director will be ACCA/CIMA or ACA qualified and have proven experience within an SME environment
* You will be commercially minded with strong business partnering experience and excellent financial reporting skills
* A manufacturing background is advantageous and international accounting experience is also beneficial