Head of Finance

Our client a dynamic, successful and growing Healthcare Company based in Croydon are looking for a Head of Finance to lead the finance team in providing a professional and responsive service to customers both internally and externally.

Reporting into Director level and directly managing a team of 3 initially, you will ensure that the company adheres to defined service level agreements and statutory requirements, ensuring regular & defined accurate payments and making sure that the company meets its management and statutory obligations.

Day to day responsibilities will include:

• Undertaking reconciliations
• Structuring and implementing invoice and billing procedures
• Structuring and implementing payroll process and payroll staff
• Ownership and overseeing of the company’s accounting system and financial reports
• Managing the credit control and payroll process
• Processing of high volume of invoices liaising with clients to ensure they receive accurate and timely invoices.
• Managing and developing the credit control, payroll and billing departments, also managing the Management Accountant.
• Structuring the departments for growth.
• Signing off management accounts
• Creating a cash flow and P&L forecast
• Strategising and reporting into the board
• Proactively seek opportunities to improve processes on an ongoing basis and implement changes where required.
• Ownership of negotiations with external partners for favourable payment terms, accounts receivable, accounts payable and other relevant activities to optimise the company’s cash management
• Administer and co-ordinate Contractor paperwork to ensure that the company fulfils its obligations in accurate verification of employment status and complete associated paperwork, including preparation for IR35 compliance in 2020;

The successful candidate will be a qualified Accountant ideally with exposure to the Banking Sector or Recruitment with sound knowledge of all finance and other relevant regulatory practices and policies along with IR35 requirements. You will require good communication skills, be able to communicate effectively with customers and build good sustainable relationships with them

The role requires someone to provide leadership, encouragement and management to all members of the team, able to create effective working relationships at all levels.

If you are looking to join a driven organisation with ambitious plans and have the relevant skills and experience contact us ASAP.

Job Summary

Job Title Head of Finance
Location Croydon
Job Type Permanent
Salary £60k
Last Updated 15/05/2019
Reference SF45350
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