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Head of Finance

  • Location: Evesham
  • Salary: £55k - 70k per year + pension and bonus per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 10 days ago

  • Sector: Food & Drink
  • Function: Finance
  • Contact: Jamie Carter
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01926 963298
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Expiry Date: 20 July 2022
  • Job Ref: 61985

Job title: Head of Finance

Salary Range: £55,000 to £70,000 + pension, PHC and bonus

Location: Evesham, Worcestershire

Industry/ Strapline: Fast growth SME firm

Jonathan Lee Recruitment have been retained to lead a search and selection process to identify a talented and ambitious Head of Finance (No.1 in Finance) for a permanent position with a fast growth FMCG firm based in Evesham, Worcestershire. Reporting in to the Managing Director, we are looking for a Qualified Accountant with extensive Finance Manager / Senior Finance Manager level experience gained within SME firms and who is looking to make a step up to No.1 in Finance.

It is highly desirable that you trained as a Chartered Accountant, but we will also consider Qualified ACCA/CIMA applicants. This position will pay a salary in the range of £55,000 to £70,000 + pension and bonus.

Reporting in to the Managing Director, the Head of Finance will manage a small finance team and be responsible for managing the finances of the group of companies. This is a Board level position in a growing and acquisitive business, where you will be Company Secretary from the outset and given a development plan to progress to Finance Director. You will need to be fully hands on with the financial and management accounting, as well as leading the financial planning, budgeting and forecasting process. Knowledge of stock accounting and imports and exports would be beneficial.

You'll be supported by an experienced Management Accountant, as well as a small transactional finance team. Undoubtedly the finance team will grow as the company continues to go through their steep growth trajectory.

Finally, we are looking for someone with a commercial mindset, to support the Managing Director strategically, advising on business drivers and giving financial insight to help shape the future direction of the Business.

This is an excellent opportunity for a highly skilled Head of Finance with commercial acumen, based in Evesham. In return for your experience, the company will offer you:

  • £55,000 to £70,000 salary, depending on your level of experience
  • 1 day a week working from home and a flexible working environment
  • 25 days holiday
  • Pension scheme
  • Private Healthcare
  • Annual performance related bonus

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged in the next couple of weeks. If you have a positive attitude and approach new roles from the perspective of trying to improve processes, systems, relationships etc and you have prior managerial level finance experience in a SME environment and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Head of Finance position, please contact Jamie Carter at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 07399 220261.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.