Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West London, London
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Reference: 7715_1571849983
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 23, 2019 17:59

Job Description

My client is a highly acquisitive property developer based in West London. The company are currently seeking a Head of Finance to join their London office to help drive the finance function forwards with increased efficiency, giving the successful candidate the opportunity to make a real impact on the business. Throughout their history my client has stuck to their core principles of entrepreneurship and informed investment, this has enabled them to master their craft and become market leaders in their field. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company that combines an illustrious history with a forward thinking and innovative outlook. The successful candidate will be fully and will have extensive property/ real estate experience.

Key duties:

  • Leading, developing and expanding the finance team
  • Complete oversight of the day-today running of divisonal finance
  • Business partnering closely with senior stakeholders to ensure the group hits its strategic milestones
  • Identify and implement process improvements to enhance the efficiency and accuracy of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting process
  • Oversee the financial planning and budgeting processes for new technologies

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Must have prior real estare/property 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