Head of Finance-West London-Hospitality and Property Group

Head of Finance | West London | Hospitality and Property Group | Up to £85,000

We are seeking a talented and technically robust Head of Finance to take responsibility for all aspects of financial control and reporting across the Group.

As the direct report to the Group Finance Director, the Head of Finance will spearhead the finance operations at the group's headquarters, serving as the primary liaison for departmental heads.

This role entails close collaboration with various teams including M&A, Tax, Treasury, Property, Construction/Development, and Hotel finance.


  • Deliver monthly management accounts for all companies, and consolidated accounts where appropriate according to set timelines, including all lender compliance.
  • Deliver budgets for the same as above (3 years) + rolling forecast outturn (current year only)
  • Working closely with Treasury and Business Accounting team to deliver funding plans and effective cashflow management.
  • Monitor and analyse department work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • Lead, supervise, manage the team to ensure all team members excel and the department has succession planning.
  • Oversee the preparation of statutory accounts for all Group companies and Group consolidation in accordance with financial reporting standards and best practice.
  • In conjunction with GFD, set and manage the annual statutory audit process to hard deadlines.
  • Ad-hoc analysis and projects to support the needs of the business.
  • Lead the integration of new acquisitions into existing infrastructure, ensuring that tight reporting needs are delivered on time.
  • Directly manage shared service centre, assessing team members who will be able to transition into the central finance team, and effectively facilitate this with senior colleagues.
  • Ensure acquisitions are correctly accounted for.
  • Develop financial management systems, manuals, and policies, to improve ways of working and increase efficiency.
  • Drive financial control and reporting to provide greater insight into the business thereby highlighting opportunities to increase profitability and increase margins across the Group.

The right candidate

  • Qualified accountant (ACCA, ICAEW or ICAS) is a pre-requisite preferably within a top 10 practice
  • Accounting background with medium to large group of companies/complex consolidations
  • Strong Communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills & Demonstrable Initiative
  • Strong analytical skills & attention to detail
  • Ability to deliver responsibilities with minimum supervision
  • Experience of  Tier 1 ERP systems

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  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £85k per year + .
  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Finance
  • Recruiter: COREcruitment
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  • Reference: FB999894004
  • Posted: 2024-04-12 10:29:22 -

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