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Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West End, London
Industry:
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Reference: 628_1562172436
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: July 03, 2019 17:47

Job Description

My Client is one of London's most established fashion brands based in the West End. The company are currently seeking a Head of Finance to sit in their commercial team. My client has mastered their craft over the years and is now considered a part of British culture. The company operate all over the world and their clothes can be seen draped on some of the biggest stars around the globe.

The Head of Finance will sit alongside the core finance function and will be responsible for leading on commercial strategy and pricing of new lines. The successful candidate will be fully qualified and must have luxury retail experience.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading and growing the commercial finance function
  • Offering comprehensive analysis on costs and pricing of new lines
  • Business partnering extensively with the CEO and core finance team
  • Setting company KPI's and reporting to the board
  • Monitoring and forecasting of cash flow
  • Oversight of development and improvement of business reporting
  • Working closely with COO to create the operational budget

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Must be fully qualified
  • Must have prior luxury retail 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