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About Role

Finance Director required for a fast growing leisure business in London.

Our client is an established leisure operator with substantial growth plans for the next five years. They are currently recruiting for an experienced Finance Director to become an integral part of this expansion. Reporting directly to the board, the role will be focused on:

  • Strategic planning investment of VC funding
  • Steering the development and rapid  growth of the business
  • Identifying and exploiting acquisition opportunities
  • Actual and budgeted accounts
  • Overseeing VAT returns and VAT issues and providing assistance with VAT audits
  • Forecast cash balances and cash flow accurately and provide insightful commentary on performance and action
  • Analyse trends, prepare analysis reports, and recommend future actions that add value
  • Bring strategic oversight and act as a sound business partner to the CEO, owner and board, using strong relationships with the entire management team to positively influence results

Applications for this exceptional role are particularly welcomed from ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified, director level candidates with a comprehensive knowledge of accounting and relevant experience from a multi-site retail or leisure background. You will need proven exposure to planning, management and financial reporting and working capital management. You will have experience of developing and managing a finance function including implementation and be able to produce consolidated management accounts.

In addition, you will need UK tax knowledge (including considerable VAT knowledge) including tax computations and a good understanding of UK GAAP. Experience of working with VCs is essential.

The business will provide a fast-moving and exciting opportunity for someone to be part of.

Package c£100k


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