Interim Head of Finance

Job Title: Interim Head of Finance
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Reference: BBBH789_1525888465
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 09, 2018 18:54

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an iconic brewing company based in Central London. This family founded organisation became famous when they challenged traditional brewing methods and brought a completely original product to market; now my client is a mainstay in establishments throughout the UK and is looking to continue their exponential growth. The company is currently seeking an Interim Head of Finance to oversee their new site openings and kick-start their international expansion. The successful candidate will have prior SME multi-site retail experience and must be fully qualified.

Key responsibilities:

  • Form a close working relationship with the Senior Management Team, challenging existing assumptions and processes as required
  • Leading and developing the finance team, and overseeing expansion
  • Business partnering closely with non financial teams to increase profitability
  • Creating detailed mid and long term financial forecast models and setting operating budgets
  • Developing new business opportunities and liaising with potential investors
  • Implementing and improving first class systems and controls
  • Full control of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting functions
  • Review and monitoring of Group tax position, calculations and filings

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Must be fully qualified
  • Must be immediately available
  • Must have prior SME or multi-site retail experience
  • Highly motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff