Divisional Finance Director

Divisional Finance Director

  • Location

    West Midlands, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £100000.00 - £115000.00 per annum + car, extensive bonus and package

  • Contact:

    Matt Jones

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Divisional Finance Director required for a FTSE listed, marketing leading business that has a strong brand and reputation in it's sector. Reporting to the Divisional CFO of a key division, the Divisional Finance Director will have day to day interaction with a number of the Executive Board and their direct reports across the organisation.

Working closely with the Managing Director, this Divisional Finance Director role is a high profile, commercially focused role with key goals to drive forward a variety of critical initiatives throughout the Group.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Management of the P&L, cash flow and capex
  • Implement financial control and governance during a key period of growth
  • Experience and understanding of a utilisation driven business and management of bench risk.
  • Ensure the appropriate controls are in place to manage the functional cost base as the function grows, including business partnering across the functions and divisional interactions.
  • Prepare the Business Plan each year along with scenario analysis and review with the Heads of Function and Divisional CFO.
  • Prepare robust business cases to take to the Group Investment Review Committee with the relevant financial metrics
  • Track benefits and regularly report back on spend on approved investments
  • Ensure accounting for opex, capex and transformation is accurate and take through the audit process
  • Develop a high performing team to support this division

The Divisional Finance Director we seek will be a qualified accountant,have a strong academic track record, commercial background, with an ability to strategically direct a high-growth business from a financial perspective. A genuine business partner, you will work to the highest standards of corporate governance with a track record in delivering innovative solutions to complex, long-term challenges. A formal accountancy qualification, with strong academics, will be highly-regarded, along with an ability to manage and engage with a wide variety of stakeholders. The successful individual will have experience in liaising directly with high-profile customers and other strategic partners.

The package for the successful Finance Director will comprise a salary of circa £100k - £115k per annum plus car, pension, healthcare, and extensive bonus.

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