Head of Finance

40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP45000/annum
13 Mar 2019
10 Apr 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Job Title: Head of Finance
Salary: 45,000 GBP per year
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Redditch, England

Amazing opportunity for an experienced Head of Finance to lead and provide support in the continued financial growth of this SME. As the finance lead you will be expected to assume responsibility for the complete finance function of the organisation; that's daily transactional activity, finance controls, monthly and ad hoc reporting and finally company financial procedures and regulations.

The client is looking for a candidate that's got exposure to all round financing, someone that can display experience of bookkeeping, payroll management, management accounts and provide strategic financial insight to the rest of the executive team.

In return our client will offer autonomy and the chance to head up the finance department of a well-respected local company known for its excellent customer service for its clients across the various industry sectors they operate in.

Duties & Responsibilities
??Preparation of monthly and annual management accounts as well as managing the company statutory accounts (in line with accounting standards) and annual returns
??Preparation of monthly VAT returns and acting as lead on HMRC
??Ongoing budgeting and forecasting and then providing commercial financial insight
??Ensuring compliance with Accounting Standards and other specific internal and external guidelines
??Taking the lead on
??Overseeing the debtors register and minimising the company exposure to bad debt
??Manage the payroll function of the organisation; new starters, leavers, pension contributions, and holiday/sick pay

??Fully qualified accountant to CIMA or ACCA level with degree in accounting/finance (relevant field)
??At least 2 years finance department experience and 3 years as finance lead
??Good working knowledge of Sage and Xero
??Experience of taking the lead in a change of accounting software within an organisation
??The ability to organize, prioritize and manage multiple deadlines, in a fast paced, rapidly evolving and demanding work environment
??Ability to bring a fresh perspective to projects and company finances
??Hard working and organised with a positive attitude
??The ability to analyse complex problems and to develop and communicate solution options to stakeholders/senior executives
??Self-motivated & able to work well alone as well as seamlessly in a team environment

Please contact Kanyin Jolaosho:
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