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Finance Director

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
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Salary: £120000 - £130000 per annum + Bonus
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: July 30 2018

Job Description

Our client is one of the world's largest multinational sporting retailers. This iconic brand continues to produce some of the most recognisable sporting goods in the world. From football, golf and rugby to cheerleading this blue-chip company continues to experience steady growth. The successful Finance Director will focus on their advertising and marketing division. This will be an extremely high profile role with significant exposure to some of the most well known stars on the planet.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leading, developing and expanding the finance team
  • Complete oversight of the day-today running of finance
  • Business partnering closely with the Country CEO and other senior stakeholders to ensure the group hits its strategic milestones
  • Identify and implement process improvements to enhance the efficiency and accuracy of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting process
  • Oversee the financial planning and budgeting processes for marketing campaigns
  • Offering key strategic advice and analysis in relation to international expansion and effective growth strategy


Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA would be advantageous
  • Must have prior Retail, Marketing or Advertising experience
  • Must have extensive experience in leading and developing finance functions
  • 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