Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Reference: BBBH385_1495531806
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 23, 2017 10:30

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with one of the UK's most exciting fashion designers. My client is based in London Bridge and is currently seeking a Head of Finance to lead and develop their team. The company design and manufacture clothing for some of the UK's most famous retail organisations. The company experienced exponential growth last year due to their creative influence and recognisable quality. The successful candidate will be fully qualified with prior Clothing manufacturing experience.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading, developing and expanding the finance team
  • Complete oversight of the day-today running of finance
  • Business partnering closely with the CFO and other 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 product lines and store openings
  • Offering key strategic advice and analysis in relation to international expansion and effective growth strategy
  • Work closely with marketing teams to ensure the continued integrity of the brand

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA would be advantageous
  • Must have prior multi-site manufacturing/clothing experience
  • Prior International experience would be beneficial
  • 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