Regional Finance Director – Europe
Global Professional Services Firm
- Central London
- £120,000 - £140,000 + bonus
Our client is a leading US listed professional services and advisory firm, with a truly global network of offices and the highest quality of professional standards. Working with many of the leading companies in the world, the business has a high-performance culture and motivated and dynamic workforce.
We are currently seeking to recruit a Regional Finance Director for Europe, who will report to the Global CFO and partner with the Regional Managing Director and regional operational management in what is a commercial business partnering finance role serving as the primary finance liaison to field operational teams. The business covers 11 European offices and generates $150m in revenues. The position will play an integral role in helping influence the company’s strategic direction, development, and future growth in the region.
The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of the management of the European finance team including maintaining a strong controls environment, operational analysis, driving the annual planning and forecasting processes, input into strategic and operational planning and the provision of meaningful and insightful management information to assist in supporting the continuing growth of the business. They should develop an intimate understanding of the regional business and its drivers and support the running of the region and help drive continuous improvement.
Applicants should be qualified accountants and have practical experience of operating as a trusted finance business partner to leadership ideally within the broader professional services industry. You should have had Finance Director level responsibility for multiple international offices in a people orientated business.
To apply for this role, please use the Apply button, or alternatively, contact David Craig quoting reference DC51391.
Please note that due to the expected volume of applications, we will only be able to respond to those candidates whose experience matches the requirements of our client. We are sorry, but if you have not heard from us within the next ten days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Walker Hamill has been a specialist finance and strategy recruiter for 30 years. We have an extensive client group, including major multinational listed organisations, private equity-backed businesses and privately-owned companies. We recruit across all sectors and have particularly strong client relationships in media, retail, pharma/biotech, technology, property/real estate, leisure and business services. Headquartered in London, we have additional offices in continental Europe. For more information, please see the Walker Hamill website.