Head of Finance – Rapidly Expanding SME

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£35,000 - £45,000

An extremely exciting opportunity has arisen to join a thriving SME based in Knowsley in the position of Head of Finance. The successful candidate will be an ACA / ACCA / CIMA fully qualified finance leader with experience operating as the number 1 in finance for fast-paced companies, fully coordinating the day-to-day running of the accounts function whilst supporting senior management in a strategic capacity. The role is an excellent opportunity to become an integral part of a growing organisation and play a key role in the future successes of a local business.

The Head of Finance will be responsible for:

  • Supervising a small team through monthly and yearly reporting deadlines
  • Preparation for year end accounts
  • Profit & loss and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • VAT returns and liaison with HMRC
  • Oversight of purchase ledger, sales ledger, credit control, cashbook
  • Cashflow forecasting
  • Implementing robust process and controls to ensure sustainable growth
  • Production of board pack, attending senior management meetings and giving strategic guidance to Managing Director

Ideally you will have/be:

  • ACCA/CIMA Fully Qualified
  • Experience working within a Finance Manager/Head of Finance role
  • Previously developing a finance function for a mid-sized business, outlining strategy to the board
  • Confident and articulate, proactive and able to add value outside of just the financial areas of the business
  • Strong ability to manage cashflow and set tight financial controls
  • Previous staff supervision experience

If you have all of the above requirements for the Head of Finance position, then please apply now using the link below.


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