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Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £120000 - £130000 per annum
Reference: 610_1564674367
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: August 01, 2019 16:46

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an iconic british retailer based in Central London. This bespoke fashion label prides itself on producing timeless and elegant clothing that is fit for any red carpet. 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