Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Reference: 612_1565884695
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 15, 2019 16:58

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an innovative technology firm based in Central London. My client's groundbreaking app has taken the consumer market by storm over the last eighteen months and their growth has seem them begin to plan for an expansion into America. The company are currently seeking a Head of Finance to lead the team. The successful candidate will be fully qualified with SME and tech experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Full ownership of the company finances
  • Reporting to the board of directors and potential investors
  • Business partnering with commercial teams to enhance the company brand
  • Creating detailed company forecasts and setting budgets
  • Implementing and reporting on company KPI's
  • Providing key strategic advice based on solid figures
  • 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
  • Highly motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Prior SME and tech experience is essential
  • 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