Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton
Reference: 1025578
Contact Name: Jessica Harfield
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Job Published: January 28, 2021 18:00

Job Description

A PE backed business near Southampton is recruiting a Head of Finance role to help facilitate an aggressive growth plan to grow by 30% in 2 years. This role is critical to the business growth and will offer Directorship and equity to the right person. 

As Head of Finance you will be part of the executive team, duties include:-
  • Manage all financial matters in the business, including the relationship with banks and PE investors. 
  • Implement financial controls and processes. 
  • Implement a robust reporting suite, identifying risk areas.
  • Provide high level MI to support business decisions and direction.
  • Identify commercial opportunities and investment opportunities for the group.
  • Drive strategy and provide support to head office departments. 
  • Recruit and develop a finance team. 
The successful candidate will have the following attributes:-
  • Proven experience in an SME essential. 
  • Proven experience managing PE/VC investors. 
  • Confident communicator with commercial acumen.
  • ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified essential.