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Chief Finance Officer

Salary & Benefits
£120000

Seniority Level
Executive

Industry
Media

Employment Type
Full-time

Job Functions
Financial Management, Budgeting

Location
London

Job Description

Our client is a leading media agency with a network of International offices. They have a prestigious client list and ambitious plans for future growth.

The client is looking for a talented and ambitious individual , who will aspire to become a true business partner to the MD’s across the business

You will take full responsibility for an evolving finance team and be expected to review and recommend changes and improvements to current operating policies and procedures. Reporting to the CEO, you will also be responsible for the following;

  • Budgeting and costing principles and methodologies

  • Reporting and KPI development

  • Systems / Process Development

  • All Audit and external partner relationships

  • Credit control and insurance requirements

  • Taxation and other financially based legal requirements

Experience Required:

  • Minimum 5-10 years post qualification experience in SME environments

  • Senior level Finance experience in B2B focussed companies

  • Budgeting, target setting and development of operational reporting mechanisms, including product profitability

  • Internal and external stakeholder management

  • Possessing a pragmatic, grounded but mature approach, is able to win the respect of colleagues and peers through effective and often informal communication.

  • Able to motivate and energise the finance team, building its profile and credibility within the business, while also bringing a hard edge, ensuring standards are upheld and raising capability

  • Is able to ‘do’ as well as delegate.

  • Drive and determination to deliver continuous improvement and outstanding results

  • Independence, resilience and confidence

  • Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills

Please feel free to call Simon Bell on 07766714951, if you would like to speak confidentially about this role.

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