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Head of Finance

  • Location Welwyn Garden City
  • Job type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH113542

Due to continued growth my Private Equity backed client within the Engineering/outsourcing sector is seeking a Head of Finance support the CFO and senior management team in taking the business to the next level.

Whilst reporting into the Financial Director andl taking ownership of a small team this hands-on role covers all areas of finance and will play an active role in driving future investment, acquisitions, contract pricing and other projects whilst developing the Financial Controls.

Day to day duties and accountabilities include:

Management and development of the finance team including appraisals, one to one's and delegation of work.

Management reporting, assisting with short/long term financial planning, development of KPI's and assisting with the budgeting and forecasting cycles.

Ensuring that process and controls are developed and adhered to whilst continuously improving controls and related systems to accommodate future growth.

Management of all Financial reporting including statutory requirements to deadlines, VAT, Tax and audit.

Oversight and development of all transactional finance and related processes such as Payroll, Credit Control. Payables and receivable s,being prepared to step in and deal with day to day issues.

This is an exceptional opportunity to join a PE backed business during an exciting period of growth offering exposure to all areas of finance supported by a very good mentor.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified Financial Controller/Head of Finance, ACA, ACCA or CIMA with a strong work ethic and an appetite to drive a business forward.

On offer is a competitive base salary, Bonus and pension scheme.