Head / Director of Finance

Recruiter
Michael Page Finance
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Expires
23 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Contract
This is the key position to ensure all matters relating to finance are well managed. The role is broad and will take responsibility for the successful delivery of day-to-day financial operations and governance. The role supports the COO in the oversight of the organisation's financial processes, including internal and external reportingClient DetailsOr client is medium sized not for profit educational enterprise.DescriptionThis is the key position to ensure all matters relating to finance are well managed. The role is broad and will take responsibility for the successful delivery of day-to-day financial operations and governance. The role supports the COO in the oversight of the organisation's financial processes, including internal and external reporting.Key responsibilitiesImplementation of financial strategyCo??ordination of the budget??setting processClose liaison with the budget holders to ensure accurate forecastingManagement of small teamPreparing monthly management accounts (including cashflow forecast and balance sheet)Cashflow management throughout the yearLead on the production of the year end accountsProfileYou must be a fully Qualified Accountant (ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA) with practical experience of financial management within a similar size organisation. You will have proven management accounting and budget setting skills and a strong appreciation of best practice financial controls and procedures.Excellent communication skills with exceptional interpersonal and leadership skills are essential as is an analytical and commercial approach, enabling you to communicate complicated financial information and give advice to a variety of internal stakeholders, including the Audit and risk committee.Job OfferGBP60,000 per annumInitial six month fixed term contractopportunity to become permanent