Large and evolving business North of the Tyne are looking to appoint a Head of Finance to support the Director of Finance in the delivery of Financial Reporting, This is a key role in the organisation and is paying £70,000, plus £5k car, plus benefits.
The role as Head of Finance will be to develop the finance teams (reporting, tax and payroll) ensuring that appropriate financial controls, effective systems and processes are in place; support the preparation of the annual budget, regular forecasts, 5 year forecasts / business plan aligned to the organisations strategy; oversee reporting of financial performance providing analysis and commentary to highlight areas of risk and opportunity; lead the preparation of group financial statements and oversee the external audit process.
You must be a Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) with a strong technical accounting background. You must have significant experience of managing and leading and motivating high performing finance teams as well as knowledge and experience of producing statutory financial statements to UK Accounting Standards.
You will have excellent communication skills, be able to influence, challenge and critically analyse and interpret financial information, identify risks and opportunities and strategies to deal with these.
This is an excellent opportunity to become an integral part of this business at a key point and be involved in shaping future growth and expansion plans