Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Reference: 628_1599671596
Contact Name: Harper May
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Job Published: September 09, 2020 18:13

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with one of London's most iconic events venues who are actively seeking a Finance Director to join their team based in Central London. The group has ambitious expansion plans including a brand new site coming soon to London. The role would be directly responsible for the development and operations of their largest site. The successful candidate should be fully qualified and must come from a events/venues background

Key Responsibilities:

  • Full ownership of the finance function
  • Business partnering with senior stakeholders to continue the success of the brand
  • Liaising with the General Manager to increase profitability
  • Leading on appraisals and analysis surrounding performance and profitability
  • Delivering top and bottom line financial results
  • Oversight of companywide KPI's and performance
  • Creating extensive rolling forecasting models
  • Investigating new business opportunities and liaising with potential investors
  • Oversight of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting function
  • Implementing and maintaining first class systems and controls

Desired Skills and Experience

  • ACCA/CIMA/ACA Qualified
  • Highly motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Prior hotel 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