Head of Finance
Fast Growth Consumer Group
- Central London / Hybrid
- c. £70,000 - £80,000 + Benefits
Our client is a global market leading Entertainment merchandise company, working with some of the biggest names in the Film, TV, Video Games and Comic book entertainment industries to create some unique and exciting products for these global communities, backed their patented solutions and commitment to sustainability. The company is only 5 years old and yet has already won acclaim for their innovative thinking and creativity. They have secured licences from some of the biggest brands in the world and the future looks extremely exciting. Their fast paced yet sustained growth has created a new permanent opportunity to take on a senior role within their finance team.
We are looking for a strategic and results-driven Head of Finance to lead the day-to-day activity of the finance team. Reporting to the Finance Director but with daily interaction with the entrepreneurial founder and CEO, you will be responsible for overseeing all financial activities and operations, supporting the ambitious sustainable growth and profitability of the organisation. Your expertise in financial planning, analysis, and management will be instrumental in adding value to the organisation, and that efficient financial control measures are in place, leading a culture of best practice and continual improvement, alongside managing a global expansion strategy and legal compliance across all countries in which the business is present.
We are looking for a qualified accountant who is energetic and, ideally, has experience of working in start-up organisations. The role would suit an individual who is determined to carve their own reputation within a business that has had 60-80% Year-on-Year growth, has the confidence to work independently, and who has very strong attention to detail. It would be ideal if you have worked in a manufacturing environment or understand supply chain finance.
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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. 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 over 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 private equity, 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 www.walkerhamill.com.