Our client a Design/Construction business is seeking a proactive and ambitious financial professional to lead a small finance team and the finance accounting function.

Reporting to the Managing Directors, you will take full control of all budgetary planning forecasting, weekly and monthly reporting, preparation of management accounts, tax compliance and reporting along with preparation of management and end of year accounts.

Key Skills / Qualifications

* Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) with experience operating at a financial controller level, ideally with a knowledge of the construction industry.
* Ability to lead a team of finance professionals
* The ability to combine strategic and analytical perspectives with a pragmatic approach.
* Also the ability to keep focus on day-to-day performance whilst simultaneously pursuing longer term opportunities.
* Effective communicator both with finance and non-finance professionals
* Strong statutory accounting and consolidation experience essential.