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Head of Finance

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy, Commerce & Industry

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £75000 per annum

  • Consultant:

    John Thistlethwaite

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Sellick Partnership is seeking a Head of Finance for a leading solicitors in their field, Leeds based, fast paced and looking for a strong growth trajectory following investment in 2019 from a strategic partner.

The company has seen significant organic growth over the past 2 years and through its strategic partnership will be focusing on continued growth and possible acquisition in the future. Reporting directly to the CEO and investors you will be adding valuable commercial insight and guidance at the same time as complying to SRA and COFA standards.

The role

Once in the Head of Finance post you will be reporting to the CEO, managing and developing a team of 9 and taking control of the following areas from head office:

Key responsibilities

  • Produce HMRC related accounts
  • Full company budgets and forecasts
  • Ensure all Companies Act requirements are met
  • Submit all taxation returns (VAT, CT, employment taxes etc)
  • Comply with SRA, FCA, COFA and Money Laundering rules
  • Ensure accuracy of the financial accounting information
  • Pricing and profitability reviews and tenders

The Head of Finance will ideally be ACA or ACCA qualified and a strong communicator, used to dealing directly with senior stakeholders. You will be adding strict controls, strategic insight and building a strong team.

In return you will benefit from working alongside a charismatic, entrepreneurial owner, be part of a growth journey and a strong benefits package:

£50,000 - £70,000
28 days Holiday
6% contributory pension

If you have the relevant experience and driven to advance with a growing business then please get in touch with John Thistlethwaite