Job Description

Finance Director

A Finance Director, ideally with experience within a facilities management, construction or service environment, is sought to join this international FM company to provide robust and strategic fiscal policies and to lead and develop the finance team.

The company is a dynamic facilities services company with a turnover of £55m, which has recently been through a period of transformation. It is an exciting time and the company face huge opportunity to grow. They are now looking for a Finance Director to report to the Board. Your brief will be to provide clear incisive financial leadership to the business adding considerable value to all commercial and operational areas. Working closely with the CEO you will be tasked with helping develop the strategy and supporting the growth ambitions of the company and ultimately of the Group.

The ideal Finance Director will possess:

  • Experience of the facilities sector
  • A proven background in developing, implementing and leading strategies for growth
  • A strong background in process improvement
  • A proactive and hands on approach
  • Proven staff management capability to lead and develop the finance team
  • Strong business and commercial acumen
  • A Professional Accounting Qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Advanced IT Skills particularly with Excel

To succeed in this role as a Finance Director you will be expected to:

  • Have overall responsibility for the company’s financial affairs
  • Contribute to the setting and delivery of the company strategy
  • Review IT systems and processes
  • Work closely with the finance team, producing, delving, analysing and understanding the finances and being able to evaluate in order to maximise profit
  • Demonstrate a keen commercial instinct to influence and support at a high level on business critical areas

The successful Finance Director will be joining one of the UK’s leading FM services companies, established for more than 20 years and part of a larger group of companies. If you are a dynamic, energetic, experienced FD who would relish the responsibility or an established Commercial Finance Professional looking for the step up to Finance Director, please apply, attaching your cv to Geoff Collings – geoff@mackenzie-king.com

All applications to the post will receive a formal response.