Head of Finance.
Job DescriptionRobert Half are pleased to be supporting a dynamic and thriving small but growing organisation based in Tolleshunt Major. My client big plans in the UK and the appointment of a Head of Finance is pivotal to those plans. Role The Head of Finance is a key contributor to the success of the business and is a brand ambassador for values and strategy. Your primary purpose is to build, develop and lead a dynamic finance team. Providing forward thinking analysis on the financial health of the business. Working closely with the Managing Director and CFO you will be a key influencer to strategic decision making. Whilst targets have been set, you will be given leadership and autonomy over the running and development of the finance function. To own the finance function and the services provided. As a natural leader you will develop relationships with colleagues and mentor them in growing their skills in support of growth targets. Be continuously inquisitive, drive inefficiencies out of the business, streamline processes and install technical solutions to innovate and automate routine practices. Lead the finance team to deliver improved services, in conjunction with your business partners removing non valued activities across the business. Main Responsibilities: * To lead as a key influencer the companies values and strategic objectives * Educate, coach and support internal and external Customers in support of business growth * Control of the business planning agenda: timing, content, process, target development, strategic planning, annual budget and regular forecasting. * Provide management information: performance measurement, reporting and analysis. * Clearly communicate performance of the business, drivers, opportunities and risks * Profit improvement: mitigation of risks and maximisation of opportunities * Financial partnering to SMT and decision support * Leader of change driving system/process improvements and automation * Owner of the ...