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UK Finance Director

Job Title: UK Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £160000 - £180000 per annum + Bonus
Reference: BBBH533_1537289384
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: September 18, 2018 17:49

Job Description

Our client is one of the world's leading luxury international fashion retailers, they operate over 300 direct stores worldwide , while also wholesaling their products through concessions and upscale stores such as Selfridges, Macy's and Saks fifth avenue. In 2017 they continued to experience steady growth with revenue topping over $1 billion. Due to an internal promotion, the business is looking for a UK Finance Director to join their team in their prestigious offices in Soho. This fantastic role will suit a technically minded Finance Director with a history of successfully managing a large team.

  • Leading, developing and expanding the finance team
  • Complete oversight of the running of finance
  • Business partnering closely with the Divisional Managing Director and other senior stakeholders to ensure the Group hits its ambitious targets
  • 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 new store openings
  • Offering key strategic advice and analysis in relation to an effective growth strategy



Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified and a senior leader from a retail background
  • Must have extensive experience in a multi site business
  • Fully qualified accountant
  • 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