Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West London, London
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Reference: 608_1556295820
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 26, 2019 17:23

Job Description

Our client is a small sophisticated restaurant chain with a few restaurants already around London and with a thriving reputation the company has decided it is time to grow and expand. This British business is backed by a private equity firm who has put their trust in the business to grow rapidly. To meet this demand, the business is looking for a Finance Director to join their finance team based in North West London.

Key responsibilties:

  • Leading, developing and expanding the finance team
  • Complete oversight of the day-today running of finance
  • Business partnering closely with the Managing Director 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 new territories
  • Offering key strategic advice and analysis in relation to international expansion and effective growth strategy
  • Be the key point of contact to the PE Investment Manager

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA would be advantageous
  • PE experience would be beneficial
  • 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
  • Previous experience in a rapidly growing business