Head of Finance

Working closely with a Global Shipping Client, Faststream are searching for their next Head of Finance. In a highly strategic move to continue great business success, our Client wish to hire an experienced and technically strong candidate to join their London Head Office. 

As the Head of Finance you will oversee the group's account and financial functions and you will report directly in the CFO and be supported by senior financial accountants and analysts. 

In the role you will ensure that the Group management and statutory accounts are prepared correctly and on a timely basis, review compliance with group accounting and reporting policies and procedures and perform financial analysis for business performance. Strong IFRS and technical accounting knowledge will be key to providing guidance and support to your team and help lead the budgeting/forecasting process. 

Key responsibilities will be monthly and quarterly group reporting, guiding and overseeing account consolidation; owns the Group's half year/year end reporting process and statutory, be the first contact for all external and auditing queries and assist the CFO with ad hoc group projects/tasks. 

To be considered for this senior position you will have experience working within a global organisation or multinational; strong knowledge of IFRS & UK GAAP and consolidation procedures. Knowledge of the maritime or shipping industry is not essential but considered beneficial. Candidates will have a recognised accounting or finance qualification. 

This global business are offering a competitive salary, great company benefits and an opportunity to truly develop and progress in your career. 

Apply directly to submit your interest, or get in touch aaron.giles@faststream.com / +44(0)2380 208763 for a confidential discussion and more information.