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UK Finance Director

Location: Crawley Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus plus lifestyle allowance
Sector: Medical Devices Type: Permanent
Contact: Matt Henocq Job Published: 15 days ago

UK Finance Director


To ensure the overall effective financial management and reporting for my client, and actively contribute towards the financial planning and strategic growth of the organization as a key member of the UK Board and Legal Entity Team.


  • Overall control of all financial transactions and accountancy matters, including audit systems.
  • Board member for the 3 UK Companies.
  • Full UK Directorship, registered at Companies House, with all the associated legal responsibilities of being a Company Director.
  • Senior Accounting Officer (SAO) for my client's 3 UK companies.
  • Manage and improve the UK companies governance and compliance with respect to accounting and tax supporting the responsibilities as SAO.
  • Work with senior teams to grow the businesses formulating strategies and plans.
  • Be a finance business partner for the UK and global functions.
  • Lead and develop the finance team.
  • Responsible for timely and accurate delivery of monthly and quarterly Group reporting.
  • Deliver shareholder value through maximizing benefits of all available taxation allowances.
  • Work closely with the EBS finance team to drive process control and efficiency.
  • Key member of the legal entity internal controls team.
  • Ensuring that the regulatory requirements of all statutory bodies are met.
  • Participate in Group wide projects relating to accounting and reporting.
  • Manage the external audit and relationship with the auditors of my client.

Required skills and experience:

  • Qualified member of one of the professional accountancy bodies (CIMA/ ACCA/ ACA)
  • A background in financial reporting and reporting systems in an International company environment is essential
  • Exceptional communication skills at all levels
  • Strong IT skills, always ahead of new technologies
  • Ability to handle high levels of pressure and critical decision making

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