Head of Finance

  • Location

    Derby, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £80000 - £90000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Pardeep Rana

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Consultant:

    Pardeep Rana

Gleeson Recruitment group are exclusively working with a fast growth Consultancy Business that supports Businesses achieve growth, capital investment and net worth. This Head of Finance position is a newly created role and will support the Business on their long-term initiative.


As Head of Finance you will drive finance strategy for the Business in collaboration with the Board and have overall responsibility for the Finance Function.

  • Management of the team members, to include monthly 1:1s, formal quarterly reviews against objectives and annual reviews in which the objectives are set
  • Control the day-to-day financial operations within the Business
  • Responsibility for continuous improvement in the finance team, covering areas such as efficiency and quality of output to ensure that finance is seen as an outstanding support service
  • To adapt the activities of the finance team to best support the business operations, including adoption of technology to support that delivery
  • Management of team activities to ensure efficient working and the meeting of all reporting timetables in place at that time
  • Oversight of all regulatory returns, such as VAT, Corporation Tax and statutory accounts
  • Timely communication of finance outputs with SMT
  • Establish and maintain financial policies and procedures for the company
  • To manage the day to day contact with external auditors and other advisors, ensuring that all statutory filings are completed in a timely manner
  • Drive financial strategy for the business aiding commercial decisions
  • Responsibility for commercial pricing/bids for new client wins
  • Development of new system


  • Fully Qualified (ACCA,ACA OR CIMA)
  • Ability to influence at board level
  • Strong team management skills
  • Experience of working on commercial contracts

On Offer

£80-90k + Benefits package


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