Group Finance Director

Posted 08 April 2022
Salary £110000 - £130000 per annum, Benefits: car + bonus + benefits
Contact NamePerran Cooke

Job description

Axon Moore are exclusively partnering with a private equity backed construction services business based in Greater Manchester who are looking to bring in a new Group Finance Director. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business that has gone through continuous growth and looking to bring in a strong calibre individual who can help drive the finance function across the group towards a PE exit. This role will work closely with a high calibre CFO and the board of directors across different functions within the group.

Main responsibilities:
  • Responsible for overall management of all finance functions across the Group including commercial; transactional finance and all other accounting/finance activities and functions
  • Oversee and consolidate group financial reporting, including monthly and quarterly reports; budgeting and forecasting; 5 year financial plans and all statutory reporting
  • Consolidation, preparation and presentation of monthly board reports and monthly management accounts
  • Managing and developing a finance team of 20+
  • Business and financial strategy and planning, monitoring, management and reporting, including management and development of policies, systems and processes  
  • Providing sound financial support and insights to the CEO; CFO and wider SLT to facilitate sound decision making including the PE house
  • Coordinate; oversee and provide sound advice and guidance on the taxation affairs of the group
  • Driving large internal projects
  • Monitoring, managing, reviewing and reporting on Company cash flow
  • Manage external relationships including advisors, auditors, legal, group insurance, compliance and banking arrangements
  • Build and maintain positive relationships with investors
  • Reporting and accounting as per regulatory and legal requirements including taxation, dividends annual report and accounts
  • Drive new system ERP implementation across the Group
You will be a qualified accountant (ACA or ACCA) and have a solid technical track record of delivery within a changing environment.  Experience and active participation in a private equity/ investment process would be beneficial but not crucial. You will however need to have excellent core finance experience and can thrive within a fast-paced and complex environment.

For further details or immediate consideration then please contact Perran Cooke at Axon Moore