Opportunity: Finance Director

Finance Director

 

Our Client is a leading enterprise software provider entering a period of accelerated growth.

The Finance Director will be responsible for contributing to the strategic direction of the company by providing creative and informed financial oversight on the objectives and plans devised by the CFO and executive team.  There will be responsibility for leading the Finance team to monitoring the business performance, delivering clear financial information to the business and progress made towards achieving company objectives. The Finance Director will work across the business to understand and support strategic and tactical initiatives that will deliver the company’s ambitious growth agenda.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Take responsibility for the Finance function and the key reporting deliverables and provide financial support to the CFO and Partner with the Senior Leadership Team.
  • Work with senior teams to grow the business, formulating strategies and plans. Contribute fully to the development of the company’s strategy across all areas of the business, challenging assumptions, and decision-making as appropriate and providing financial analysis and guidance on all activities, plans, targets and business drivers.
  • Lead, manage, coach and motivate the Finance team to ensure that they successfully deliver all the key performance indicators, embed a culture of continuous process improvement, accountability and ownership.
  • Review, develop and monitor the Finance resources / skill levels, training and development requirements, management capability and organisation structure.

Key Experiences:

  • Qualified Accountant, with accounting qualification such as ACA, ACCA or CIMA or equivalent.
  • An outstanding leadership track record and previous experience in a similar role, leading a Finance function in an enterprise software vendor or B2B services provider.
  • Experience of recruiting, managing and motivation highly efficient, high performing teams.

 

For further information, please contact Oliver Smith | osmith@gillamorstephens.com