Director of Finance Job | HT13733 - Howett Thorpe

Director of Finance
Farnborough, Surrey

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Salary: Competitive salary

Benefits: Competitive benefits package
Reference number HT13733
Added on May 11, 2017

About The Role

You will be responsible for leading and managing the financial strategy financial operations to maximise profitability.  You will act as the principal financial advisor to the Senior Management Team and Governors overseeing both financial and management accounts.  You will work closely with the Senior Management Team to oversee the budget and financial plans and be able to make projections on the medium financial plans.  This is an all-encompassing position that will also involve elements of FP & A, treasury management, payroll and oversee the production of the year end statutory accounts. With exciting plans for redevelopment you will also take responsibility for managing the Estates and implementing property strategy.

About You

Farnborough College of Technology require a qualified accountant ACA / ACCA / CIMA, experience within Education, Not for Profit or Public Sector industry will be advantageous but not essential given the commercial outlook of the College and nature of the role. You will have had exposure of leading and managing teams whilst interacting strategically as part of a senior management team.

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Commutable from: Addlestone, Aldershot, Alton, Andover, Ascot, Bagshot, Basingstoke, Bordon, Bracknell, Camberley, Chertsey, Cobham, Cranleigh, Crawley, Dorking, Egham, Epsom, Esher, Farnborough, Farnham, Fleet, Frimley, Gatwick, Godalming, Hook, Horsham, Kingston, Leatherhead, Lightwater, Maidenhead, Petersfield, Portsmouth, Reading, Redhill, Southampton, Staines, Sunbury, Walton, West Byfleet, Weybridge, Windlesham, Windsor, Woking, Wokingham and Yateley.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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