Finance & IT Director

Recruiter
Greenwell Gleeson
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
70000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
12 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Aug 2017
Job Type
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Greenwell Gleeson has exclusively been retained to recruit for a Finance Director role for a fast growing, innovative B2B business. Having expanded into Europe and the US the business is well placed to continue with their growth plans.

Key Duties:
*Quickly build credibility with the Executive team
*Develop, implement, maintain robust controls and ensure all risks are identified and managed
*Devise and develop a group structure in line with business activities
*Develop financial and tax strategies in line with organisational objectives
*Deliver timely and accurate reporting & KPI's for local management and Group including full statutory accounts.
*Lead the identification, selection & configuration and implementation of new ERP system
*Shape the suite of reports that will drive the commercial decision making process of the operational
*Work with the Executive team and Group to drive the strategic direction. Always seeking to maximise Profit & Cash generation.

Practical Experience
*Hold recognised accountancy qualification
*Experience of working in the lead finance role within an SME (Essential)
*Experience of working in a projects/contracts led environment (Essential)
*Strong IT skills with experience of selecting, implementing and bespoking IT systems (Essential)
*Provide a demonstrable track record in delivering excellent control and reporting frameworks.
*Provide a demonstrable track record in supporting the commercial decision making process, ultimately driving profit & cash optimisation

Personality Traits
*Demonstrates a Can do Attitude and always delivering on tasks though to a conclusion
*Intuitively able to comprehend business needs and taking appropriate decisions to drive business growth and improvement
*Hands on with an eye for detail but able to appreciate the bigger picture
*Adaptable character, strong enough to challenge whilst at the same time able to build long-term relationships with management and group