Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Reference: 610_1555602232
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 18, 2019 16:44

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for skilled Head of Finance to join a rapidly expanding and successful sports and leisure group with a head office in Central London. The group burst onto the scene years ago and now have 3 sites around London. Their recent success has allowed them to become a leading force in the industry and to start planning for a further 3 openings in the coming year. The successful candidate will have experience in the leisure or hospitality industry and will have extensive experience with budgeting and forecasting. This is a brilliant opportunity for an ambitious and experienced Head of Finance to join an exciting and successful company in a role with a large range of responsibilities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Full ownership of the finances
  • Extensive business partnering to ensure the continued success of the brand
  • Leading and developing a small team
  • Offering extensive P&L analysis
  • Oversight of the consolidation and reporting for the organisation
  • Creating detailed company forecasts and setting budgets
  • Balance sheet Reconciliations
  • Ownership of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting functions
  • Developing and maintaining first class systems and controls

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Must be fully qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Extensive sports/leisure experience is essential
  • Must have strong technical accounting ability
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Excellent Excel skills