Divisional Finance Director

  • £80000 - £110000 per annum
  • Wolverhampton
  • Posted: 07/09/2023
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 387147712

Job Details

Our client, a rapidly growing and highly profitable private equity backed business, is looking to recruit a qualified, commercially astute Divisional Finance Director to join the division reporting directly into the Divisional MD with a dotted reporting line to the Group CFO.

The Client:
This division, part of a £1 billion t/o Group, comprises of a number of brands, with a collective turnover of circa £300m. There is an exciting organic growth opportunity within the division which will require you to provide robust and integral guidance in realising these opportunities.

The Role:
As Divisional Finance Director you will need to liaise regularly with the Divisional Directors and the Management team, as well as with the Group CFO and Group Financial Controller. It is the client’s expectation that the role holder will ensure absolute compliance with audit requirements, HMRC/tax requirements, credit insurance management, completion and submission of statutory accounts & banking. This position requires high commercial/entrepreneurial knowledge, supporting the wider business with commercial decision support and to assess risk in new/developing commercial opportunities.

Attributes and Experience:
You will be confident and proven in finance leadership as well as in supporting commercial initiatives within business. The ideal candidate should:

  • Be fully qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Be experienced in a similar size business or division
  • Have exposure to Commercial and operational finance
  • Have exposure to Mergers and Acquisitions 
  • Have excellent IT skills
  • Have strong influencing and business partnering skills

What’s on Offer:
In return, a highly varied and progressive role can be offered forming a part of the board for a rapidly expanding business. The role comes with a competitive salary, car and package; including 33 days holiday (including bank holidays), family healthcare, together with a volunteering day to enable you to support local community projects of your choice. You will automatically have full use of an online scheme that allows you to save money on purchase, as well as access to a salary sacrifice pension scheme.

Hybrid working offering up to 40% working from home. 

You are required to be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore, if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

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