My client, a cutting edge digital company with a proven track record in innovation is seeking to offer an incredible opportunity for the right Operations Director.
This is a varied and hands-on position that requires a broad knowledge of Accounting, Finance, HR, Legal, and day-to-day office management.
• Monthly financial reconciliation and closing; preparation of month end management accounts, to include budgeting, forecasting and cash flow management; quarterly re-forecasting, detailed cash-flow analysis and banking; authorisation of all payments including payroll; VAT returns; the recommendation of new procedures and financial strategies; liaison with External Auditors and suppliers.
• Recruitment, graduate recruitment, performance management, employee relations, learning and development and reward.
• Ensuring compliance with all relevant statutory and regulatory requirements; assisting and governing all commercial and legal matters; carrying out due diligence as required. Assisting with other general legal matters, including intellectual property, data protection and employment
This role will have operational as well as strategic responsibilities and requires someone happy working at both levels. The ideal candidate will be an experienced Finance Manager / Financial Controller from a small to medium size business with strong finance and communication skills seeking a local role in a growing company.
Qualifications and experience:
* Minimum of two-year experience in Accounting, HR, and/or Legal
* Expertise in developing and reviewing a contract
* Fluency in English
* Previous experience in high volume alpha-numeric data entry
* A degree from a top-level university
* Any accounting or employment-related qualification is a plus
*Data entry / data manipulation
*Speed and accuracy
*Ability to work effectively to tight deadlines
*Communication skills, both written and oral
*Good interpersonal skills
*Impeccable written English and an eye for detail and a strong head for numbers.
*Working knowledge of MS Office, Proficiency in Excel
*Strong interest in smartphone and new technology is a plus
Master's Degree or Equivalent