Head of Finance, Blackburn

Details:
  • Company: AFR Consulting
  • Salary:
  • Location: Blackburn
  • Reference: db84ec73b3996c1189fffbc2acc95d0b1af2574d
  • Date: 2 weeks ago
Description:

This thriving professional services firm is enjoying strong profits through organic growth and acquisition. As a result of this they have identified the need to appoint a qualified accountant to take a “high level” view of the firm, advising the other directors on strategic issues and growth opportunities and to be the face of finance to external advisors. This will be a leadership role incorporating an element of practice management to allow the other directors to focus on fee earning and business development and you will have complete responsibility for financial reporting and compliance. You will supervise a small, efficient team who generate the numbers and a key part of your role will be to manage cash flow, identify and monitor profitable and non-profitable work and create robust controls and processes to forecast and compensate for dips in revenue. Experience of managing WIP and long term assignments will be very important and you should be adept at detailed commercial analysis to advise and challenge stakeholders / directors and other budget holders on efficient allocation of their time. It is paramount that this person has the gravitas to stand up to other well qualified individuals (not financial), you must also be confident liaising with external funders and other regulatory bodies and meeting legislative requirements. The business has ambitious growth plans and the position would be well suited to an experienced accountant from a professional services / fee earning environment with a broad skill set encompassing finance, legal, insurance, HR etc. who is an experienced operator at board level. Please apply now to be considered for this Head of Finance vacancy in Blackburn. You may be interested in these vacancies There can be little doubt that the Covid-19 pandemic has changed the workplace forever. In fact, it The most common objections to using a recruitment partner are usually centred around the cost of hir Our next quarterly event is on Wednesday 2nd December 2020. About the event: The NW FD Network is I had an email to let me know about a job opportunity and after a chat and a video interview that seemed to go really well, I was offered an interview.I cant praise them highly enough as they gave me the self confidence and information I needed and got the job.Three months later, yes it was the right job for me thank you everyone for your hard work. Really impressed with AFR Consulting and their speedy effort to find me suitable employment. Tammy and Sarah really had my best interests at heart and the whole experience was much more of personal service than a business transaction as found at other recruitment agencies. I would certainly be using them in the future after trusting them to find me the perfect job. I would rate this company well for supporting me. I was needing professional advice to know if I was going in the right direction, for a future job role. Sarah helped me with alot of advice. Thank you After completing university during the current global pandemic I thought it would be near impossible for me to get employment, However after finding a very interesting job online and with Tammy guiding me though the interview process I was able to feel more confident in myself and abilities.Again thank you Tammy! Tammy from AFR was brilliant friendly polite and proffesional. Tammy kept me updated and informed with the progress and feedback for my appication and interviews and I secured the position with the salary I was looking for.Thanks I would like to use an opportunity to thank for the support that both Tammy and Sarah gave to me throughout the whole interviewing process. They both made me feel confident in myself to go to the interview as tbh if it wasn’t for them I would have struggled a lot more during the whole process ( never been to one before). Tammy Smith was absolutely amazing !!!!!She made me feel comfortable, provided me with all information I needed to succeed!She is also very warm, super friendly and ... approachable, very reliable and informative. Honestly, I cannot thank them enough as they are just perfect career match makers!!!!!AFR Consulting/ Tammy Smith - you are a life changer!!!!Thank you very much!!!! read more I had an email to let me know about a job opportunity and after a chat and a video interview that seemed to go really well, I was offered an interview.I cant praise them highly enough as they gave me the self confidence and information I needed and got the job.Three months later, yes it was the right job for me thank you everyone for your hard work. Really impressed with AFR Consulting and their speedy effort to find me suitable employment. Tammy and Sarah really had my best interests at heart and the whole experience was much more of personal service than a business transaction as found at other recruitment agencies. I would certainly be using them in the future after trusting them to find me the perfect job. I would rate this company well for supporting me. I was needing professional advice to know if I was going in the right direction, for a future job role. Sarah helped me with alot of advice. Thank you Suite 8, Unit ANJK House, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, Lancashire BB1 2EE

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