Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Reference: BBBH405_1496765671
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 06, 2017 17:14

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a boutique coffee chain based in Central London. This exciting company have fused flavoursome organic coffee with a cracking atmosphere to produce a memorable experience for coffee lovers throughout London. My client currently has 7 sites and is looking to add another 2 this year. Moreover, the company has recently partnered with a famous music organisation to create a unique festival that celebrates great music and quality coffee.

My client is currently seeking a Finance Manager to join their passionate team. This role will involve managing a small team and working closely with the Finance Director. Aside from having a passion for coffee, the successful candidate will be fully qualified with retail and wholesale experience.

Key responsibilities:

  • Oversight of the full day-to-day running of finance
  • Leading and developing a team of 4
  • Business partnering with the Finance Director and other senior leaders to ensure the continued success of the brand
  • Creating detailed mid and long term financial models
  • Implementing and improving first class systems and controls
  • Balance sheet forecasting, including cashflow forecasting
  • Leading on all capex projects

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Must be fully qualified
  • Must have prior retail/wholesale experience
  • Strong technical accounting skills are highly desirable
  • Highly motivated and pro-active self starter
  • 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