Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Reference: 626_1576501074
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 16, 2019 12:57

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a leading retail brand based in the heart of Central London. My client has enjoyed phenomenal success since inception due to their leading ecommerce platform, as well as stores and concessions. This dynamic company is currently seeking a Head of finance to lead their growing team. The successful candidate will be fully qualified with a strong track record of developing retail brands.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Full ownership of the finances
  • Extensive business partnering with designers and retail leaders to ensure the continued success of the brand
  • Leading and developing a small team
  • Offering extensive P&L analysis concerning each brand, both regionally and internationally
  • Oversight of the consolidation and reporting for the organisation
  • Creating detailed company forecasts and setting budgets
  • Balance sheet Reconciliations
  • 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/ACCA/CIMA
  • Previous retail industry experience is essential
  • Must have strong technical accounting ability
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Excellent Excel skills