JOB TITLE: Head of Finance (Operations)


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Felixstowe
Job Reference : 11608SB Job Category : Accountancy
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 09/06/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : Competitive salary plus benefits
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Job Title: Head of Operations Finance Location: Felixstowe Salary:Competitive basic salary plus benefits The Role Bluefire Consulting are looking to recruit and experienced Head of Finance to join worldwide market leader in freight forwarding. Based in Felixstowe.


Job Description

Job Title: Head of Operations Finance
Location: Felixstowe
Salary:Competitive basic salary plus benefits

The Role

Bluefire Consulting are looking to recruit and experienced Head of Finance to join worldwide market leader in freight forwarding. Based in Felixstowe, the main duties of the role include:
* Develop, lead and manage the Operations Finance and Business Control teams
* Managing and developing relationships with key stakeholders
* Controlling and reporting on operational weaknesses with full ownership of company Gross Profit accuracy and transparency
* Drive Gross Profit reviews across the business to ensure fill financial visibility and management reporting is maintained
* Purchase and sales invoicing responsibilities
* Tracking and monitoring performance and progress against agreed targets
* Liaising with other departments within the business to ensure workflows are actioned and processed within agreed targets and KPI's

The Candidate

The successful Head of Operations Finance must have Operational Finance and Business Control Experience and advanced knowledge of operational & financial operating systems. An understanding of the freight forwarding/supply chain sector is essential for this role. You must be able to demonstrate and understanding of business process' and have strong Excel and database working knowledge. The ideal Head of Operations Finance should be a confident communicator and have a proven track record on delivering results through perseverance.

The Client

Our client is a worldwide market leader in the logistics industry who have been servicing clients for over 100 years providing bespoke solutions. They place a strong emphasis on self-development and providing a high quality service.

The Package

Competitive basic plus performance related bonus
Health and dental insurance, pension scheme and child care vouchers included.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.


Job Keywords

Head of Finance; Operations; Business Control; Supply Chain; Felixstowe



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Accountancy recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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