Head of Finance

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East London, London
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: September 2 2019

Job Description

Harper May is working with one of the UK's leading Food wholesalers. Having seen YoY growth across the last 5 years the company has recently expanded its operation internationally and now seeks an experienced and innovative Head of Finance to facilitate the next chapter and lead the team there. Prior experience in the FMCG/Foods industry would be highly sought after and candidates must be ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified.


  • Act as the lead for all financial and management reporting for the business.
  • Ensure that all month-end/annual deadlines are met and performed to a high standard.
  • Identify and implement process improvements to enhance efficiency and accuracy.
  • Help to grow the finance function as the business continues to grow.
  • Extensive business partnering with the CFO and other senior figures in the commercial and strategic development of the business.
  • Act as a key point of contact for investors.

Required Skills:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified
  • FMCG/Wholesale experience is essential.
  • Extensive experience managing teams and developing teams.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to perform in a fast paced dynamic environment.