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Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Reference: 610_1563814196
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: July 22, 2019 17:49

Job Description

My client is a giant in the world of online gaming. The company has been established for over 50 years and is recognised as the one of the UK's most successful online companies. The company, based in Central London, is currently seeking an ambitious Finance Director to sit on their senior leadership team. This role will take full charge of their rapidly growing technology division and will involve liaising with international business heads. The successful candidate will be fully qualified and have a strong business partnering background. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a market leading organisation with a fantastic company culture.

Key responsibilities:

  • Taking full ownership of the technology finance function and developing the team, including new additions
  • Business partnering with the global CIO and other senior stakeholders to drive profitability
  • Production of consolidated global tech spend reports (Capex & Opex)
  • Responsibility for financial management of capital projects and post-implementation assessments for Tech developments
  • Offering key strategic advice and preparing a long term financial plan for the organisation
  • Management, preparation and production of the annual budget
  • Production of rolling three-year forecasts
  • Implementing and maintaining first class controls and systems

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Must have prior technology/online experience
  • Must have extensive experience in leading and developing finance functions
  • Prior business partnering experience is highly beneficial
  • 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