Head of Finance

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Camden, London
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: June 9 2022

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a rapidly expanding ecommerce retailer based in Central London. This bespoke retailer prides itself on targeting under supplied sectors and producing high quality brands. The company currently turn over £75 million and will double in size over the next few years. My client is looking for an ambitious Head of Finance with a love for retail. This fantastic role will work directly with the MD and will involve managing the full finance function.

Key Responsibilities:

* Provide financial leadership and work with the Board to optimise the financial performance of the organisation
* Contribute fully to the company strategy across all areas of the business
* Lead and develop the growing finance team
* Ensure the company financial systems are robust, compliant and support future growth
* Oversight of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting function
* Providing financial guidance on all activities, plans, targets and business drivers
* Establish a high level of credibility and manage strong working relationships with external parties
* Present annual accounts to investors

Desired Skills and Experience

* Must be fully qualified
* Highly motivated and pro-active self starter
* Prior retail 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