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Financial Director

Financial Director

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Senior Appointments

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £75000 - £80000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Marc Harris

  • Contact email:

    marc.harris@wademacdonald.com

  • Job ref:

    MH23721_1634124344

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-12

  • Consultant:

    Marc Harris

Financial Director - London - c£80K - Hybrid

About The Company:

Our client are an iconic brand that are market leading within their industry. They have been trading for over 100 years and seek an experienced Finance Director to join their team as they move to the next stage of their development.

The Role:

You will be responsible for leading the European finance team in the provision of financial information and controls, credit control, commercial and operational support.

You will work with the US financial team around US GAAP, tax, SOX and business risk and be the key contact with external auditors, bankers and other advisors to the European business.

You will participate fully as a member of the International Finance Leadership Team and will be able to demonstrate a track record of leading and developing teams. The role will also support any ad hoc projects that come from the wider business.

Duties and Responsibilities

· Responsible for leading the European financial reporting team and business operational support

· Ensure accurate and timely delivery of monthly financial information in line with US GAAP

· Ensure compliance with financial reporting and regulatory requirements

· Be responsible for European Treasury and cashflow planning

· Deliver commercial support around pricing, margin decisions and contracts

· Work with both the US tax team and external advisers on tax, tax planning and indirect taxation matters

· Lead the credit control team and ensure risks are minimised

· Ensure corporate deadlines are achieved in relation to annual plans and forecasts

· Ensure wider business units are supported from a finance/capital perspective

· Work with Operations to ensure accurate information is shared and understood whilst helping deliver operational efficiencies

· Own SOX program and Business Risk relationships in the region

· Drive process improvement

About You

· Chartered Accountant (ACA, CIMA or ACCA)

· General management and leadership experience

· Experience of working for a USA owned company

· Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

What You Will Receive:

Alongside your package, you will be joining an organisation that will allow you to play a major part in the next part of their journey. It is an exciting time to join as they are open to joint ventures with other organisations and looking at long-term sustainability plans.

Financial Director - London - c£80K - Hybrid

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.