Head of Finance

Bristol Permanent
  • Number 1 Head of Finance role in a PE-backed SME
  • Supporting a high-performing organisation with its ambitious growth plans

About Our Client

Avon Dynamic Calibration was acquired by NMi Group, a PE-backed Metrology business based in The Netherlands. The business is a Bristol based, market-leading UK calibration and dimensional measurement specialist, providing calibration services for the aerospace market.

Job Description

  • Engender continuous collaboration between Operations and Sales functions in order to deliver timely forecast information.
  • Collaborate and coordinate timely delivery of historical financial information for the Financial Statement Close Process (month-end and year-end).
  • Full ownership of the production of quarterly forecasts, annual budgets and strategic plans.
  • Produce quality variance analysis and other quantitative, qualitative and graphical information for the Operations Director, Commercial Director and Group CFO.
  • Support commercial and operational decision-making with providing insightful analysis, acting as a trusted Business Partner to the Operations Director.
  • Support post-acquisition financial integration and other process improvement projects.
  • Lead and manage a transactional team of 3.

The Successful Applicant

  • Recognised Accountancy qualification (ACA / ACCA / CIMA).
  • Prior experience in a Financial Controller or Head of Finance position.
  • Strong leadership skills and business acumen.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills with the ability to influence.
  • Experience in a private-equity environment (desirable).

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary.
  • Additional benefits including private medical, pension, and holiday allowance.
  • Flexibility in working days and hours.
  • An opportunity to lead a motivated team in a well-regarded company.
  • A supportive and inclusive work environment in Bristol.
  • A role that offers the chance to make strategic decisions and contribute to the company's success.
Lucie Brown
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Phone number
+44 117 927 1458

Job summary

Job function
Financial Controller
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Lucie Brown
Consultant phone
+44 117 927 1458
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