Head of Finance l Brighton

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Head of Finance l Brighton

Brighton, East Sussex
Up to £45000.00 per annum
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Danielle Prior
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+44 1273 651039
+44 7759 122749

Head of Finance

Full time


Role overview:

Are you a qualified accountant with managerial experience seeking a full-time role? Our esteemed client in Brighton is currently looking for a skilled Head of Finance to join their dynamic team. Reporting to the board, the chosen candidate will play a pivotal role in providing valuable financial insights to influence key business decisions and oversee the financial function for the company while closely liaising with their funders.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Collaborate on annual budgeting and forecasts with top management.
  • Prepare financial statements, including variance analysis from the budget.
  • Analyse revenue, yield performance, and cost reduction opportunities.
  • Maintain short and long-term cash flow forecasting.
  • Ensure compliance with financial obligations and statutory requirements.
  • Establish and maintain financial systems for quality control.
  • Manage the Operational Risk Register and Fixed Asset Register.
  • Perform monthly account reconciliation.

Experience & Skills Required:

  • You will be a qualified accountant (CIMA/ACCA/ACA) with 5 years’ experience within a similar role
  • Advanced in Excel and confident with Microsoft Office
  • Seasoned Xero user
  • Strong analytical skills
  • You will be calm under pressure and comfortable with the responsibility the role entails.

Please send your CV and short note outlining your motivations for applying to george@harveyjohn.com

Harvey John recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.