Chief Financial Officer

Location: W Midlands - Based Midlands with UK travel

Type: Permanent

Salary: £150,000 to £300,000

Job Ref: DC2538

Closing Date: Closed

Job Description

Finance Director - Infrastructure UK

Salary to £180,000 basic, Bonus to 100%, LTIP, Car, Pension

Location - Midlands. Extensive UK travel will be required

A renowned construction services company with extensive revenues and global opportunity to expand. We are seeking and experienced and qualified FD. This role is on the Board with broader functional responsibility included in the remit. The role will support the development of the business processes, day to day leadership of the Finance function, drive revenue growth, cost reduction initiatives, automating and streamlining functions and increasing profits.

Candidates must have senior experience in the construction sector or possibly a related process or manufacturing industry background, have wider commercial or operational knowledge, understand how to drive change and improve growth, reduce costs and improve efficiencies. Experience in a business undergoing change and have tackled some large operational challenges.

Why join this business?

  • Financially strong delivering good profits
  • Finance team and function needs to be improved
  • They have a strong brand, are good at what they do and are well respected
  • Operate to high integrity and standards
  • Share holders see this as a key role to support the CEO

The Role

  • Senior Board Member, responsible for meeting the budget, growing the bottom line and driving the business forwards.
  • Developing, planning and managing the delivery of cost out and change programmes
  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of month, year end, half year results, forecasts, budgets to Group and MI to the Senior Management Team
  • Management and development of the finance team and ensuring high performance
  • Implimentation of improvements including changes to business planning, controls and finance systems
  • Implement robust cash/working capital controls and monthly P&L reporting and forecasting. Impliment robust cash collection processes
  • Deliver profit and cash targets
  • Experience of commercial oversight on new works and controlling finances on new contracts and projects
  • Ensuring integrity of balance sheet and identification of risks and opportunities
  • Ensure that accurate free cash flow projections are prepared, movements and variances are understood
  • Ensuring all Interal Audit Papers are produced in a timely manner and any actions resolved
  • Liasing with external auditors, shareholders, institutions and Internal audit

If you feel you have the relevant skills to fullfil this role, please apply with full CV quoting reference DC/SB2538 or call 01423 900804 for a confidential discussion.

Please note that all successful applicants will be notified within 21 days.



Salary to +£300,000, LTIP, Package