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Head of Finance

Head of Finance

Head of Finance

£90,000 + Bonus (20%) + Benefits

East London

A global distribution firm which continues to experience unrivalled growth is now seeking a Head of Finance due to internal promotion. This opportunity represents a key appointment within the senior leadership team to grow the business over the next 5 years.

Based on the East London/Essex border you will be responsible for the overall accounting, finance activities and commercial planning of the business. You will lead a team of 4 direct reports while business partnering with the Managing Director on commercial, risk management and business development activities.

Key responsibilities will include;

  • Leadership of all strategic, tactical and operational aspects of accounting and finance for the business
  • Ensure that the profits of the business are protected through the establishment of effective financial controls
  • Provide information for management analysis for the local operations, including client/product line profitability analysis, business activities analysis etc
  • Provide strong leadership, support and development to the team
  • Ensure financial systems and processes are in place, and are effective in supporting regional business requirements

There is clear progression available for the successful individual including potentially moving into a General Manager or Managing Director position away from a traditional pure finance role.

To be successful you will balance financial acumen with strong commercial awareness, challenge assumptions and can influence senior management on key decision-making.

If this role sounds of interest then please do not hesitate to contact Tom Eagle on 0207 269 6349 or

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