Director of Finance

Director of Finance

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £90000 - £110000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Flexi bens

  • Contact:

    Rob Anderson

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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European Pharma / Medical devices client based in the heart of the Thames Valley are recruiting a Financial Director to sit on the leadership team to drive the operational performance of the finance function.

Reporting directly into the UK MD with a dotted line into the European operation.

This is a hands on position which requires active skills around financial controls as well as providing strategic support to the direction of the business.

It is essential you have a track record leading, developing and motivating teams. Ideally you will have experience within the Pharma / Medical devices sector in a leadership capacity. International experience and experience working with a Private Equity backed business would be preferential. Fully qualified accountant with substantial PQE required.

Director of Finance:

  • Provision of overall control and responsibility for all the financial aspects of company strategy
  • Commercial analysis of figures nd implement risk based recommendations leading to value growth
  • Preparation of annual budget best estimates and medium term plans, performance monitoring
  • Be central to decisio making and ensure that risk based investments that deliver long term strategy
  • Ensure a robust internal compliance process
  • Lead the team and raise the profile of the finance function

Full details are available.

Package details:

Base Salary - £90-110k
Bonus - 25%
Car Allowance - £12,000

Other benefits:

25 days holiday + bank holidays
Group Pension Scheme - Company match up to 5% pension (options for relief at source or salary exchange)
Group Life Assurance Scheme - 4 * basic annual salary
Spouses Death in Service Scheme
Group Income Protection Scheme
Group Critical Illness Scheme
Group Private Medical Insurance

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