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Head of Finance

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Uxbridge, London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: June 4 2019

Job Description

Our client is a small sophisticated restaurant chain with a few restaurants already around London and with a thriving reputation the company has decided it is time to grow and expand. This British business is backed by a private equity firm who has put their trust in the business to grow rapidly. To meet this demand, the business is looking for a Head of Finance to join their finance team based in Uxbridge, North West London.

Key responsibilities:

  • Work effectively to oversee the Finance Team as the function continues to evolve and expand internationally
  • Business partnering closely with the MD and other senior stakeholders to ensure the group hits its strategic milestones
  • Oversee the financial planning and budgeting processes for the business units budgeting for new site openings
  • Liaising with potential investors and offering insightful analysis regarding investment opportunities and business developments
  • Identify and implement process improvements to enhance the efficiency and accuracy of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting process
  • Offering key strategic advice and analysis in relation to international expansion and effective growth strategy

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified, ACA would be advantageous
  • Must have prior multi-site leisure/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