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Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West London, London
Industry:
Salary: £110000 - £120000 per annum
Reference: BBBH194_1533051301
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: July 31, 2018 16:35

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a luxury shoe designer based in Bond Street. This bespoke fashion label prides itself on producing timeless and elegant shoes that are fit for any red carpet. The company currently turn over 20 million pounds and have branches in Milan and Tokyo. My client is looking for an ambitious Finance Director with a love for retail and fashion. This fantastic role will work directly with the MD and will involve managing the full finance function.

Key Responsibilities:

* Provide financial leadership and work with the Board to optimise the financial performance of the organisation
* Contribute fully to the company strategy across all areas of the business
* Lead and develop the growing finance team
* Ensure the company financial systems are robust, compliant and support future growth
* Oversight of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting function
* Providing financial guidance on all activities, plans, targets and business drivers
* Establish a high level of credibility and manage strong working relationships with external parties
* Present annual accounts to investors

Desired Skills and Experience

* Must be fully qualified with an ACA preference
* Highly motivated and pro-active self starter
* Prior retail experience is essential
* 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