Finance Director

  • Job Reference: 12274
  • Date Posted: 30 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £70,000 to £75,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension + other benefits
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Full Time PERMANENT
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Finance Director, Leicester

Salary £70-75,000

Our client, a successful and expanding SME service sector group (50 million turnover), seeks a dynamic qualified accountant as Financial Director. 

Candidates should be hands on qualified accountants (ACA, ACCA or CIMA), who possess sound practical experience as well as good technical skills and who are able to work in a fast-paced environment. 

Reporting to the Managing Director, you will be responsible for all accounting and financial matters including the financial reporting of the main company encompassing monthly management accounts, VAT returns, overseeing payroll, preparation of the Board Pack, cash flow forecasts, budgeting and liaison with the Bank and Auditors. You will be expected to play a key role in reviewing cost centres, assessing branch profitability and preparing and reviewing KPI's. In addition you will lead and motivate a busy accounts team, as well as undertake some Company Secretarial matters. 

This is an ideal role for an ambitious qualified accountant who wishes to combine a mixture of hands-on work as well as people management and reporting at Board level. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious accountant as the company has plans to double its turnover in the next few years.