Head of Finance

Posted 03 November 2023
Salary £65000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Onsite Parking, Private Healthcare, Pension Scheme
Discipline Qualified Finance
Contact NameLucy Webster

Job description

The Role:

Axon Moore is thrilled to partner with a reputable, privately owned business based in Barnsley to recruit for a commercially focused Head of Finance to join their team. If you are looking to hold a crucial role in a long standing and ever-growing business, then I would encourage you to apply.

You will join a supportive, close-knit team within this profitable business and drive high quality management, commercial finance decision making and development of the finance team. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced finance manager, or head of finance to take the next step in their career with this £20 million turnover company.

* Applicants who are fully qualified (ACCA, CIMA, ACA) would be ideally suited to this position *



-          Lead & oversee the company’s financial processes alongside performance. Ensuring processes are streamlined and inline with relevant compliance and policy.

-          Implement management systems and financial KPI’s to ensure processes are efficient.

-          Communication of financial insights to internal & external stakeholders.

-          Budgeting & forecasting.

-          Maintaining of financial systems & data bases.

-          Ensuring the company operates in line with relevant financial policy & compliance procedures.

-          Provide insight to the development and implementations of company systems.

-          Manage, trained and develop the transactional and accounting teams within the company.


-          Fully qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA).

-          Previous experience in a Finance Manager, Commercial Finance or Head of Finance role is desirable.

-          Strong MS Excel skills.

-          Strategic and commercial thinker.

-          Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

-          Ability to effectively manage a team.

-          Ability to prioritise and balance a range of duties.

-          The desire to take a hands-on approach and get involved with a company as a whole.

The Offer:

-          A salary of £70,000.

-          Health care package – Private medical

-          Pension scheme.

-          Inclusive and trusting working environment.