Our client is a market leading niche specialist firm that operates nationally supplying services to the utility sector with a turnover of around £250m, employing over 1000 people. Being a large statutory entity in its own right, autonomously run, and part of a bigger group the business has grown consistently and substantially through organic growth. They require a forward thinking Finance Director to join the management team and aid their development through continuous operational and commercial improvements designed to maintain their market leading status with clients.
Reporting directly into the Chief Executive Officer and working as a member of the board and wider management team you will have the following key responsibilities:
This is a long term appointment and the role requires an IT literate qualified accountant with a commercial mind, gravitas and strong influencing skills. The successful candidate will be a driven individual with a first class career track record to date and a collaborative and down to earth leadership style. As well as an innate commercial ability, a good eye for detail and the ability discharge company secretary duties are required. Someone with a track record of either initiating continuous improvements, ERP implementation experience, or a general interest in how IT developments can aid a service offering to clients in a B2B environment will be at an advantage.