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Finance Director

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £120000 - £160000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: October 12 2017

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an outstanding premier hospitality organisation. The company currently have 12 bespoke sites in the UK and Europe, each with a theme that represents the corresponding city. Furthermore, the company listed last year and raised a large amount of finance. Due to their exciting growth, my client is currently seeking a Finance Director to act as the face of finance going forward. The successful candidate will be fully qualified with luxury hospitality experience.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading, developing and expanding the finance team
  • Acting as the face of finance, especially when presenting to potential investors and other senior leaders
  • Complete oversight of the day-today running of finance
  • Business partnering closely with the CEO and site General Managers 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 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 luxury hospitality experience
  • 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