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Finance Director

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £110000 - £140000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: October 11 2017

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a high growth restaurant chain based in Euston. My client has a reputation for delivering outstanding organic and natural food and has a famed vibrant atmosphere. The company have seen growth figures of 110% for the last 3 years and are now looking to expand outside of Europe. My client is currently looking for a Finance Director to oversee this large scale growth. The successful candidate will be fully qualified with extensive multi-site leisure experience.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading, developing and expanding the large finance team
  • Complete oversight of the day-today running of finance
  • Business partnering closely with the CEO and other senior stakeholders to ensure the group hits its strategic milestones
  • Identify and implement process improvements to enhance the efficiency and accuracy of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting process
  • Oversee the financial planning and budgeting processes for new product lines and store openings
  • Offering key strategic advice and analysis in relation to international expansion and effective growth strategy
  • Work closely with marketing teams to ensure the continued integrity of the brand

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA would be advantageous
  • Must have prior multi-site leisure
  • Must have extensive experience in leading and developing finance functions
  • 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