Interim Finance Director

Job Title: Interim Finance Director
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum
Reference: BBBH113_1538065747
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 27, 2018 17:29

Job Description

Harper May is currently retained with one of the UK's finest sporting institutions. The organisation, based in Central London, can boast a brand that is instantly recognisable and attracts visitors across the globe. My client is currently seeking an Interim Finance Director to lead their team. This role will sit on the leadership team and report directly into the CFO with full charge of operational finance. The successful candidate will be fully qualified and must have extensive experience in a sports/entertainment environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing a small finance team and developing the department
  • Business partnering closely with Managing Directors and other senior stakeholders
  • Creating detailed mid and long term financial models
  • Developing new business opportunities
  • Support the implementation of new processes and controls and the implementation of new systems
  • Preparation of annual budgets and forecasts of the future performance of the business
  • Full control of reporting and statutory compliance across the group
  • Review and monitoring of Group tax position, calculations and filings

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA would be advantageous
  • Must have prior sports/entertainment experience
  • Must have extensive experience in leading and developing finance functions
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff