Head of Finance | Architectural Design Studio | London

Role:

Head of Finance | Architectural Design Studio | London

  • Type:
    Permanent
  • Where:
    London
  • Salary
    £70000.00 — £75000.00
    Per annum + + bonus + pension
  • Industry:
    Accountancy
  • Doing what:

    Head of Finance | Fast-Growth Architectural Design Studio | London
    Harmonic are delighted to be working with an innovative architecture studio in their search for a Head of Finance to work alongside senior management to improve efficiency and own the finance function.
    The ideal candidate would be strategic, yet still very hands-on, being able to manage the entire finance function and mentor the more junior members of the team. As the most senior person in finance, you will act as a business partner to the CEO helping to grow the business.
    Despite their strong growth rate, the business has maintained their non-corporate, sociable and collaborative culture with various drinks nights and events for the whole team to attend. Based at their state-of-the-art premises in Central London, you will be working alongside designers and architects as part of a close-knit team who are ambitious and creative.

    Responsibilities:

    * Full responsibility for the finance function including managing the AP, AR, VAT and payroll
    * Business partnering duties
    * Producing monthly management accounts
    * Producing the audit pack and statutory accounts
    * Cash flow forecasting
    * Working closely with senior management to produce budgets and forecasts for the various ongoing projects
    * Managing the month end process
    * Completing intercompany reconciliations
    * Implementation and improvement of finance systems
    * Communicating with various clients with regards to invoices
    * Managing more junior members of the finance team

    Requirements:

    * ACCA or ACA qualified
    * Excellent communication skills
    * Experience in a similar role within an architecture practice
    * Genuine interest in design
    * SME experience
    * Commercially astute

    Salary: £70,000- £75,000 dependent upon experience + pension + bonus
    Start date: ASAP

    Please get in touch with Charlotte on 0203 773 3530 for further information
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