Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Reference: 610_1562946415
Contact Name: Harper May
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Job Published: July 12, 2019 16:46

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a heavily private equity backed construction firm based in Central London. The meticulous attention to detail shown by my client has quickly seen them grow a reputation as one of the most exciting firms in the UK. The company have experienced growth figures of 110% for the last 2 years and now have 3 offices in the UK. My client is currently seeking a Finance Director to lead their finance function and continue this impressive growth. The successful candidate will be fully qualified with prior construction and private equity experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leading and developing the expanding finance function
  • Extensive business partnering with designers and other senior stakeholders to ensure the successful delivery of projects
  • Use specific knowledge and experience to provide insight and influence to impact performance standards
  • Offering detailed analysis in regard to customers and competitors
  • Responsible for the financial modelling of the Annual 5 year strategic plan
  • Lead the annual budget plan process
  • Oversight of the production of the monthly management accounts
  • Responsible for the preparation of monthly profitability and working capital forecasts

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Must be fully qualified
  • Highly motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Must have prior construction and Private Equity experience
  • 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