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Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: Negotiable
REF: ABJ16439
Contact Name: Richard Davies
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 6 years ago

Job Description

This hugely successful and profitable retail organisation is looking to appoint a highly credible and strategic Finance Director to join the senior management team. Due to a boardroom reshuffle, this national PLC retailer has an opportunity for an ambitious finance professional to help shape the future of the business with the opportunity to progress to CFO.


  • Management of a large finance team through 4 direct reports
  • Relationship with external audit partners and tax advisors
  • Treasury and FX management - purchase of approx $50M per year
  • Internal and external reporting
  • Half year and annual reports
  • Reporting to the Board
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Working with CEO to form strategy for future business
  • Building relationships with the City and institutional investors
  • Driving a cost sensitive culture through all levels of the business

What we are looking for:

  • An ACA or ACCA practice qualified accountancy professional
  • Experience in working for a multi site business, not necessarily retail, and with the ability to manage a large team
  • Ability to manage various relationships both with internal and external stakeholders
  • Sound commercial and technical accounting skills

What's on offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Car
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Bonus (up to 75%) of base

Interested? Apply today or call Richard 01926 290 290 to discuss this opportunity further. You can also visit the Addington Ball website or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @AddingtonBall to see all our current vacancies, news and updates.

Addington Ball specialises in the positive recruitment of finance, accountancy and human resources professionals across the Midlands and Northern Home counties. We are a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Job ref ABJ/16438