Head of Commercial Finance

Job Title: Head of Commercial Finance
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Hammersmith, London
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Reference: 608_1573665632
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 13, 2019 17:20

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to work for a thriving financial technology company. My client is based in Hammersmith and is seeking an exprienced Head of Commercial Finance to join their dedicated team. Since the company's inception they have had year on year growth with consistent success in a unique growing market; even leading to them having quite the name in the market. The successful candidate must have fintech experience and a track record of adding value to a business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage, lead and develop the commercial finance function
  • Responsible for the financial modelling of the annual 5 year strategic plan
  • Business partnering with stakeholders and other departmental heads to ensure the continued growth of the company
  • Involvement in identifying, developing and delivering specific strategic projects
  • Lead and oversee the budgeting process
  • Work with the CFO to achieve the relevant forecasted margins
  • Presentation of annual accounts with strategic recommendations
  • Set objectives and KPI's and ensure best practice is upheld
  • Oversight of all Capex accounting and leading on Capital projects

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Must have Fintech experience
  • 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