Head of Finance

  • Job Reference: 10484
  • Date Posted: 9 March 2018
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pro-rata for part time hours
  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Head of Finance (Part-Time). Our client, a highly successful manufacturing business based in Leicester, is looking to appoint a part-time hands-on Head of Finance to control all accounting and financial matters, reporting to the Managing Director.

You'll be an experienced Finance Manager / Financial Controller / Finance Director used to working in smaller businesses with a willingness to get stuck in.

The company is looking for someone who can develop the longer term financial strategy but also handle with the overview of day-to-day running of finance operations and internal process optimisation to help the business realise its on-going growth potential.

Duties include:
* Prepare detailed monthly management accounts and report on business performance to the Managing Director.
* Analysis of costs ensuring target margins are on course and advising where appropriate
* To prepare ad-hoc reports and cost analysis when required.
* Forecasting
* Supplier payments and cost control.
* Supplier and client contractual due diligence as required.
* You'll be responsible for overseeing financial and management accounts
* Annual statutory accounts preparation, budgeting and forecasting.
* VAT returns, together with ad hoc reporting.

Essential Criteria
Qualified or Part-qualified or Qualified by Experience Accountant within a growth business environment.

This role offers an interesting mix of work within a successful and profitable business that will bring a range of variety and diversity to the right energetic and forward thinking individual.
* Hours to suit c.2-3 full days per week or 4-5 part days per week.
* Salary pro-rata for part-time hours.