Director of Finance

Job Title: Director of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bournemouth
Salary: Competitive Salary
Start Date: 2019-10-28 00:00:00
Reference: 096111490
Contact Name: Anja Davison
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 26, 2019 16:22

Job Description

Sheridan Maine are working with a highly successful and growing multi-site organisation with a Head office based in Bournemouth, who are seeking an experienced Director of Finance to join this energetic, dynamic and evolving business and become a key member of the Board.

This is a senior and highly credible position where you have the opportunity to make a real difference to the firm. Working closely with the Partners and Directors to develop, implement and review business strategy, plans and the financial budgets.

As the Director of Finance, you will provide leadership for the finance function ensuring they are effective in supporting the firm to achieve their business plans. You will be overseeing a team of circa 18 staff, to ensure delivery of timely monthly management accounts, annual statutory accounting and ensuring other financial regulatory and tax returns are delivered to deadlines. You will also hold responsibility for fostering and managing the external relationships with auditors, bankers and tax advisors.

To be successful in this role you must have significant experience of being a Head of Finance or Finance Director. You will need to be a fully Qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA or ACCA), ideally from a professional services/legal/consultancy background, with 5+ years PQE gained in industry.

Due to the nature of the role you will have excellent communication skills, able to energise those around them, bring perspective and a constructive approach and act decisively. You must be passionate about the overall client experience where you are always acting with the firm's client in mind and develop solutions that balance client needs and the sustainable profitability of the firm. A generous salary and benefits package are on offer to the successful candidate.

You are required to be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

If you're passionate about this position or are keen to hear more please click on "apply" above as soon as possible.