Role details

Head of Finance - Agricultural Private Equity

London   •   £80,000 - £100,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Head of Finance - Agricultural Private Equity
  • Commercially minded Finance professional within London

About Our Client

The firm are a well funded entity with a strong structured growth plan within Europe. This is an exciting time to join their operation and this individual will need to be challenged orientated.

Job Description

The Head of Finance based in London will hold the following responsibilities:



Strategic Responsibilities



Sets the business direction and vision for the Finance Department, by articulating the strategic priorities for the organization in collaboration with the senior leadership.



Directs and manages the Department functions, providing leadership and facilitating work processes in order to achieve high performance standards.





Core Responsibilities



Works in coordination with the board, MD, and various departments for development of strategic business plans, budgets and forecasts through financial and business planning models



Leads the development of finance and accounting policy, manuals and standard operating procedures and oversees their maintenance.



Oversees and supervises all payroll, purchasing, accounts receivable, accounts payable and general accounting functions



Financial Information and Reporting



Directs the preparation and analysis of all financial reports (according to UK standards), including income statements, balance sheet and cash flow statements in accordance with financial accounting standards.



Oversees all payroll, purchasing, accounts receivable, accounts payable and general accounting functions.



Oversees all accounts, ledgers and reporting systems on a regular basis and ensures compliance with required accounting standards and other regulatory requirements like audit principles



Reports on and ensures integrity and completeness of, management information contained in the financial systems, including controllable balance sheet items, cash position and forecasting.



Oversees and approves the accuracy of financial statements and consolidations before submitting the final approval to Group CFO



Portfolio Management



In the beginning as due to the availability of time, the role will include providing financial assistance for the Head of the Group Portfolio Management in managing opportunities that are owned by the group.



Performs other responsibilities and tasks as directed by the Group CFO in order to meet Organization objectives.

The Successful Applicant

The Finance Manager based in London will have the following exposure:

  • Qualified accountant, preferably ACA



  • Excellent academics



  • Strong desire for the challenge of a full function role in a medium sized firm

What's on Offer

Excellent salary and career prospects

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