Head of Finance - Financial Services - Fast Growth


Head of Finance - Financial Services - Fast Growth

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    £71000 — £85000
    Per annum + Bonus + Pension
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    Head of Finance | Financial Services | Fast Growth

    Harmonic are working on behalf of a FTSE Listed Bank who have launched a rapidly growing entity. The business unit is currently turning over around £50m with ambitious projections over the next few years. It is one of the top performing divisions/ product lines in the bank and is run somewhat autonomously.

    The wider organisation has a fantastic reputation for being 'different' to other major banks. They are well known for their non-corporate, down to earth culture which supports people both from a career and personal perspective.

    This is an opportunity to join the company in a business-critical role working Partnering with the leadership team. My client is well regarded for supporting career progression and internal promotion so in the mid-term this offers the opportunity to progress into 'Director' level roles.

    The role

    The Head of Finance is responsible for managing all elements of Finance and driving financial performance for the business unit alongside the FD and CEO. The position offers a unique opportunity to have a breadth of exposure and ultimately an impact on the success of the business.

    * Manage the Day-to-Day Finance function overseeing month-end (team of 2/3)
    * Continuously review and improve processes and systems
    * Partner closely with the leadership team assessing business performance
    * Produce forecasting, planning and analysis (FP&A)
    * Ensure a robust financial controls environment is maintained
    * Overall responsibility for statutory reporting and stress testing
    * Extensive stakeholder management within the Business Unit and the Bank as a whole

    What you need (essential)

    * ACA, ACCA or CIMA
    * Ability to collaborate and build relationships
    * Broad experience in commercial finance and financial reporting
    * Excellent Communication & C-Level stakeholder engagement skills
    * Highly Commercial
    * Ambitious

    Additional Skills (bonus)

    * SAP experience
    * Financial Services Experience (is a plus)

    Salary: £70,000 to £85,000 + 15-30% Bonus + Pension

    Start date: ASAP (able to wait 3 months)

    Please feel free to circulate this with any friends or contacts that may be interested.

    Email: Phone: 0203 7733530

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