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Head of Finance
London, UK
Permanent
£DOE

Job Summary

An established and fast-growing luxury fashion company with sales of <£5m are looking for a Head of Finance. This is a full time, newly created, hands on role, reporting to the Board. We are looking for a highly motivated and organised individual who can work as part of a small non-financial team based in East London. 

Key responsibilities

  • Execute strategy plan and provide continuous strategic direction from a financial perspective
  • Lead the budgeting process and engage department heads in continuous re-forecasting of the business
  • Regular meetings with each department to assess the performance and correct the business action
  • Monthly review of management accounts ensuring all variances are investigated, highlighting business risk scenarios, opportunities and focusing on the impact on the business
  • Create robust cash flow forecasting models and monitor the variances regularly
  • Manage business working capital in junction of cash flow management and business cash needs requirements
  • Development of strong management reporting tools, standards, and processes
  • Ensure effective controls are in place and compliance with regulatory legislation for financial tax reporting
  • Manage relationships with external stakeholders, including banks, insurance companies, HMRC and auditors
  • Continuously benchmark competitors and perform market analysis to identify industry best practises and translate them into the business

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

Qualifications and experience:

The ideal candidate will be a CIMA/ACCA/ACA finalist or qualified with 2-3 years PQE experience and have prior knowledge of all aspects of bookkeeping in the UK and be confident in financial management. The candidate must also have no less then 5 years’ experience within fashion industry, preferably luxury womenswear brands.

Attribues:

  • Have excellent inter-personal skills and be self-motivated. 
  • Be organised and able to work effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision and under pressure. 
  • Have strong written and oral communication skills.




Job Reference:
Salary: DOE
Job Start Date: asap
Job Type: Permanent
Job Duration: Ongoing
Job Location: London, UK
Job Industry: IT Finance