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Chief Financial Officer

Job Title: Chief Financial Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Reference: BBBH608_1553186784
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: March 21, 2019 16:46

Job Description

Harper May is working with a global retailer based in Central London. Our client is an established retail giant with multiple sites now across the UK. The client experienced 70% growth last year across the UK, Europe and US, and is on track to do the same this year. The company are looking for a new Chief Financial Officer to join the company and act as a key driving force for further company growth.


Key responsibilities:

  • To prepare a corporate strategy and annual business plan to ensure that the company attains its objectives as cost-effectively and efficiently as possible
  • Manage the finance team efficiently and aid in development
  • Work with the CEO on the strategic vision including forecasting and cultivating stakeholder relationships
  • Participating and developing new business opportunities for the group
  • Ensuring that adequate controls are installed and maintained
  • Oversee the management and coordination of all fiscal activities for the organisation including revenue/expense and balance sheet reports
  • Overseeing all purchasing and payroll activity for staff and participants
  • Monitor banking activities of the organisation
  • Oversee the production of monthly reports as well as financial statements and cash flow projections
  • Review and monitoring of Group tax position, calculations and filings

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA
  • Must have extensive experience in leading and developing finance functions
  • Strong technical accounting skills are highly desirable
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Excellent Excel skills