Head of Finance
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 04/12/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06650-0011172891


Head of Finance - Cambridge - Technology

Robert Half Cambridge are proud to be working on a exclusive basis with a FTSE listed Technology business based in the centre of Cambridge.

Reporting to and working closely the CFO, the successful candidate will be an (ACA or ACCA) qualified accountant with significant PLC and international group reporting experience.

The Role of Head of Finance includes: (but not be limited to)

  • Taking ownership of day to day operations in the Finance department
  • Maintaining, developing and controlling delivery of monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting including the consolidated management accounts for management and board packs
  • Coordinating and controlling the annual and half year audits with external auditors
  • Production of statutory annual, RNS and half year reports for group and subsidiaries
  • Production of all relevant returns for UK and foreign subsidiaries
  • Control of tax reporting, VAT, intrastat and local tax compliance
  • Reporting on company share options, block listings and processing sales.
  • Control of intercompany tax compliance
  • Production of group payrolls
  • Production of R&D tax calculations
  • Management of treasury, Fx, global banking and payments
  • Production, reporting of budgets and forecasts
  • Monitoring expenditure and capex
  • Ensuring compliance with current regulations IFRS, AIM listed, International compliance and internal policies
  • Analysing financial data and providing reports suitable for the audience
  • Maintaining, developing and implementing finance systems and policies
  • Day to day leadership of the finance team (6 people)

To be considered for the role of Head of Finance:

  • Professional accounting qualification (ACA or ACCA)
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge
  • International experience and consolidation of international entities
  • Experience of UK GAAP and IFRS
  • R&D and Technology experience would be helpful
  • Strong investigatory skills - able to discover, analyse and resolve transactional issues that arise.
  • Good communication and decision making

Salary & Benefits

The role of Head of Finance is paying up to £100,000 (total package)

Please contact John Mclaughlin on 01223 341400 to discuss further

The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. Where rates of pay or salary ranges are detailed these are dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training. If you wish to apply for this position please read our Privacy Notice which details how we may use, process, store and disclose your Personal Information: www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice.

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