Group Finance Director

Job Title: Group Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £200000 - £220000 per annum + Bonus
Reference: BBBH143_1532450523
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 24, 2018 17:42

Job Description

My client, a leading international law firm, is currently seeking a Group Finance Director to lead their team in Central London. The company operates in over 30 countries worldwide and is known for working on highly complex matters across a range of sectors. Aside from their distinguished service, the company is also known for their award-winning working environment. The successful candidate will be fully qualified and have prior legal or professional services experience. This is an outstanding opportunity to join a global organisation that is instantly associated with quality and prestige.

Key Responsibilities:

*Leading, developing and expanding the finance team
* Complete oversight of the day-today running of finance
* Business partnering closely with the Partners 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
* 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 legal or professional services experience
* Must have extensive experience in leading and developing international 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