Head of Finance

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    NHS & Health

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  • Salary:

    Up to £65,000

  • Contact:

    Kurt Rimell-Lejeune

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Head of Finance, Up to £65,000pa, Healthcare Experience Essential

Job Description

Due to continued rapid growth within the business an exciting opportunity has arisen within the Finance Department. The Finance department forms part of the Central Function Department, and consists of billing, procurement and liaising with the out-sourced booking/payroll provider. This is a newly created role reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer, you will be working in a small team and will be required to manage a team of three. You will be required to take an active role in their development and on- going training.

Principal Duties

  • Responsible for the day to day running of the department
  • Preparing and presenting a cash flow analysis
  • Strategic reporting all on service lines in the business
  • Ensuring to comply for Inter Company Transactions
  • Being the focal point of business cases ensuring all have been financially validated
  • Ensure the VAT submission are done monthly
  • Ensure the company is compliant with international Accounting Standards
  • Pivotal in developing relevant forecast and holding departments against budgets
  • To liaise with Project Manager to ensure a coherent capital workplan is in place
  • Ensure the business has a true understanding on Margin Analysis
  • Payment Run and Payroll Validation
  • Account management including invoicing, credit control
  • Preparing of year end annual reports and audit planning
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Producing daily, weekly and monthly KPI and Dashboard reports
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Updating financial, operational, procedures and documentation regularly
  • Contribute to the development of the Accounts department
  • Liaising with internal and external agencies/services providers
  • Working with stakeholders and member of the senior management team 
  • Manage a team consisting of Procurement, Billing and Finance Assistant
  • To be able to attend key senior meetings and present financial data

Qualifications & Expeirnece

  • Experience of having worked in a similar role i.e., Senior Finance Manager/Financial Analyst/Senior Accountant
  • Fully qualified accountant (ACA Preferable)
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience of financial and management accounting
  • Experience of working within the Private Healthcare industry (required)
  • Demonstrable experience analysing and communicating large data sets
  • Build and develop internal and external relationships, in order to work collaboratively to foster good relations
  • Strong technical accounting and analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently using your own initiative, but know when to ask for help
  • Flexible and proactive and the ability to adapt to changing circumstances
  • Problem solver abilities
  • You will have the ability to complex financial concepts in a clear and concise manner
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills 
  • Excellent IT skills, including advanced in Microsoft Excel and any other relevant packages

For further information please contact Kurt at CY Executive Resourcing on kurt@cyresourcing.com or 07531140479