Interim Finance Director

  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Director
  • Location
    Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary
    600 £ - 800 £ / Day
  • External Reference
    BS/4369

Divisional Director of Finance
* Reporting into the CFO of a FTSE listed company
* Permanent opportunity, Nottinghamshire

Key leadership role, integrating two divisions post-acquisition; senior leader and board member; forward thinking and progressive finance leader; focussed on driving growth and improving profitability.

The Role
Leadership of a small finance function for a Division of this FTSE group of companies who have recently made an acquisition. Reporting to an experienced CFO with a mentoring approach. Acting as a senior leader on an ambitious divisional Operating Board building a new strategy for a strong future.

* Management of a Management Accounting and Commercial Analysis function; as well as a link to group Shared Services.
* Lead key strategic projects with staff as appropriate around systems, management information, automation and process improvements.
* Key leadership role in integrating the two organisations post acquisition
* Supporting the development of a strategy for the enlarged division
* Delivering and tracking synergies and operating efficiencies
* Ensuring an appropriate controls and smooth integration
* Transitioning to a single Finance function
* Functional aspects of Finance including responsibility for Financial reporting, Accounts receivable and payable, budgeting and forecasting, strategic investment, pricing and decision support to a level appropriate for a FTSE listed organisation and leading key strategic projects on behalf of the Operating Board.
* Experience to drive growth and improvements in profitability and operating margins in a retail and distribution business transitioning from a traditional direct marketing base to a digital first environment.

The Candidate
The ideal candidate must be a qualified accountant with previous experience in senior Finance roles. Experience in data rich digital environments such as retail or similar are highly advantageous but not essential.
You will have a motivated ambitious proactive approach with excellent communication skills and the ability to influence at all levels of an organisation.
By nature you will be highly analytical with a keen attention to detail.
You have exceptional stakeholder management skills; you are results focussed and build positive relationships and you will be able to demonstrate these throughout the interview process.

The Company
Join an exciting company and industry on a strong growth trajectory as it looks to future proof itself transitioning from a traditional direct marketing base to a digital first environment.The role requires occasional travel to two other sites UK-wide as well as a couple of international trips a year. To join a company that is by nature customer-centric at its heart click apply online today.
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