Finance Director

  • Post Date:December 20, 2017
  • Apply Before: February 20, 2018
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  • Salary £100000 - £120000 Per Annum bonus + benefits
    Qualification ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CPA, Qualified
London, Greater London, England, SW1P
Job Description

Experiencing expansion and profitable growth, this private equity-backed multisite Food Retail & hospitality SME, t/o £20m, has enjoyed continued development through new product ranges, innovative service offerings, partnerships and joint ventures. Specialising in ethical sourcing, high quality nutritious foods and long-term partnerships with independent UK suppliers, the organisation has set itself ambitious strategic targets to enhance its market share. As a result, the PE investors are currently recruiting a commercially-focused qualified accountant to undertake a Finance Director role. Supporting PE stakeholders & acting as Financial Lead to the Senior Management Team, your broad and varied role includes:

•Delivering Financial leadership & working closely with the MD/CEO to develop best-in-class business practices
•Driving financial presentations for key stakeholders to support business-critical decision making, business cases & CAPEX appraisals, new store openings/closures
•Leading the review of monthly revenue, P&L & flash reporting across stores
•Driving financial analysis (FP&A) & commentary on daily, weekly & month end financials, KPIs
•Providing monthly preparation & presentation of sales & revenue plans & forecasting to Store & Business Unit SMT
•Delivering annual budgets, quarterly forecasts & related financial planning & analysis
•Driving financial projects on new store openings, joint venture partnerships & product development
•Leading & delivering Financial Systems & BI tools &d data analytical projects to support the development of a Lean business model

As a qualified accountant, you will demonstrate a proven track record of financial leadership, a history of significantly adding value and evidence of achieving strategic, operational and financial goals within a multisite Food Retail or Hospitality business environment. The role demands technical expertise, exceptional relevant industry commercial acumen, advanced BI & Excel modelling skills and evidence of business partnering with key stakeholders and the non-finance community. Ref: BHJOB3543_4868

Harcourt Matthews is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Our divisions include Accounting & Finance; HR – Human Resources & Personnel; IT – Information Technology; Pfi/PPP & FM; Procurement & Purchasing; Project Management & PMO; Sales & Marketing.