finance director in welwyn garden city

07 June 2019
david wilde, randstad business support
job type
£ 75,000 - £ 85,000 per year, Bonus + Pension
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welwyn garden city, east of england
accountancy & finance
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 75,000 - £ 85,000 per year, Bonus + Pension
5 years pqe plus
reference number
david wilde, randstad business support
01707 378511

job description

We are working on behalf of an SME business with a great reputation within it's market that through continued growth and international expansion is looking to secure an experienced Finance Director to join the senior management team working alongside the MD to further drive the business forward.

You will provide a strong and positive contribution to all areas of the business both commercially and financially through strong team leadership across the business and the delivery of robust financial budgetary controls, accurate reporting and identification of areas to improve the efficiency of the companies processes and profitability.

Key responsibilities of the Finance Director position will include:
- Pro-actively provide financial input to help drive the business forward.
- You will provide continuous development to your team to ensure effective delivery of Management Accounts, Statutory Reports, Payroll and efficient ledgers.
- Work closely with all departments ensuring system processes are followed in a profit efficient manner.
- Review monthly management accounts with commentary on any variances
- Manage external relationships such as Bank, HMRC, Auditors.

The ideal Finance Director will possess the following attributes/skills:
- Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with experience in a similar role within an SME
- Excellent people management skills
- Analytically minded
- Ability to influence at all levels and build co-operative relationships
- A motivation and ambition to drive innovative thinking
- Flexible and adaptable in their approach
- Good understanding of IT systems

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Finance Director to join a growing SME with the ability to influence.

If you are interested in the role of Finance Director please do not hesitate to apply today.

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.


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