Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Reference: 610_1556296188
Contact Name: Harper May
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Job Published: April 26, 2019 17:29

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an independent fashion house based in central London. This renowned company has a rich history built upon a passion for quality and exuberance. My client has 3 sites in the UK and has seen explosive growth in the least 2 years. The company is now seeking a Finance Director to partner with the CEO and grow the brand internationally. The successful candidate will be fully qualified with prior retail experience and strong commercial acumen.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Full ownership of the finance function
  • Extensive business partnering with designers and retail leaders to ensure the continued success of the brand
  • Leading and developing a small team
  • Offering extensive P&L analysis concerning each line, both regionally and internationally
  • Leading on all financial activity surrounding new site openings
  • Creating detailed company forecasts and setting budgets
  • Balance sheet Reconciliations
  • Developing and maintaining first class systems and controls

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Must be fully qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Extensive retail or multi-entity experience is essential
  • Must have strong technical accounting ability
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Excellent Excel skills