UK Finance Director

City of London Permanent
  • Finance Director - Engineering
  • Market Leading International Group

About Our Client

My client is an international Engineering group with a breadth of client services and a leading position in a number of markets. They have a history of both organic and acquisitive growth and have impressive brand recognition within the sector.

Job Description

The UK Finance Director will have the following responsibilities:

  • Oversight and accountability for the finance organisation within the UK
  • Act as a trusted business advisor to the Managing Director and Board
  • Lead and develop a high class finance team with a business partnering mindset
  • Oversee the budgeting and forecasting process, and all FP&A activity to inform commercial decision making
  • Active involvement in M&A activities, including target identification, due diligence and post acquisition integration
  • Development of a high class financial control and fiduciary framework to minimise risk throughout the organisation

The Successful Applicant

The UK Finance Director will have the following profile:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) with experience operating in a senior leadership role
  • P&L accountability for a division of a larger group, or Finance Director / CFO experience within an SME
  • Operated as a member of the Board with a reporting line into a Managing Director or CEO
  • Experience in an Engineering, or Property & Construction company with an understanding of project accounting
  • Highly commercial individual who can build consensus and drive change within an international matrix organisation
  • Previous experience of M&A or post acquisition integration would be a distinct advantage
  • A background of finance or digital transformation and a mindset of continuous improvement
  • Proven track record of building high performance teams

What's on Offer

Competitive salary + Bonus + Incentivisation + Bens

David Ziebart
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+44 207 269 2172

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David Ziebart
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+44 207 269 2172
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