Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Croydon, Surrey
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Reference: RB4478_1533834502
Contact Name: Harry Peasnell
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 09, 2018 18:08

Job Description

Robertson Bell Finance are currently recruiting for a Finance Director on a permanent basis. Our client is an Educational Institute based in Croydon that has gone through an exciting and continuous period of expansion and growth over the last 18 months with this hands-on opportunity forming a pivotal part of the senior management team.

Reporting into the COO and responsible for an annual budget of c£30m in an institute rated 'Excellent' by OFSTED, the position of Finance Director has overall responsibility for strategic planning, hands-on financial management, financial reporting and building strong relationships to ensure they build and maintain a sound financial position. Specific responsibilities include:

*Production of the annual budget
*Production of monthly management accounting packs
*Work with external auditors to ensure all financial information is accurate and available for the annual audit.
*Management of the Institutes private fund accounts
*Running and development of financial and payroll systems
*Attend board, audit and finance committee meetings when necessary.
*Management of a team of 9.

This position would be perfect for someone looking to grow in a challenging and changing role and organisation.

In applying for this position, it is essential that you are a fully qualified (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent) accountant that has experience managing large budgets and reporting on financial performance. Sector background is neutral because the role is there to be developed into however those with Education or public-sector experience would be great!

Applications close on the 16th August. Please do not hesitate in applying.