Head of Operational Finance

  • Location

    England

  • Sector:

    Tech & Digital

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £70000 - £90000 per annum + car, pension and bonus

  • Contact:

    Damian Rhodes

  • Contact email:

    d.rhodes@panoramicassociates.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH51159_1601992528

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

We are seeking a highly commercial Head of Finance for a fast-paced and innovative business using technology to transform people's lives for the better.

Based in the south of England, you will be in charge of their day-to-day financial operations:

  • Oversee the completion of accurate and timely management accounts and commentary
  • Review monthly balance sheet reconciliations and tax returns
  • Develop accounting policies in line with the growing needs of the business
  • Lead monthly finance business partnering cycle to integrate activities of the finance team with the actions of the company
  • Manage the year end audit process
  • Support the CFO on all external reporting requirements, including for existing shareholders and potential investors
  • Lead longer-term treasury processes
  • Identify opportunities for implementing robust, financial and operational processes.
  • Support the CFO in arranging appropriate insurance cover for a wide range of business activities
  • IT: support the assessment of the company's information security risk and design and implement processes and policies to counter identified elevated security risks
  • Legal: support the in-house contracting processes and provide initial reviews on draft legal contracts
  • Fundraising: assist with the building of data rooms to underpin any subsequent funding requirements
  • Adjust corporate governance structures to enable effective operation of the business
  • Assist with the establishment of an (outsourced) internal audit department


Our client is seeking someone innovative, with high energy and a "can do" attitude who has experience heading up finance and operations ideally within an innovative and growing tech business.