Finance Director - Arts

Job Title: Finance Director - Arts
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH59676_1498475313
Contact Name: Jamie Russell
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 26, 2017 12:08

Job Description

The initial focus for this fairly hands on Finance Director role will be the identification of process improvements & potential changes that can be made to ensure best practice is achieved.

Moving forwards the Finance Director will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing all financial and accounting systems and procedures used by the business
  • Review of all financial information (P&L, Balance Sheet, Management information), ensuring its accuracy within agreed timetables
  • Responsible for the Budgeting & Forecasting process, including financial modelling
  • Oversee the preparation of year-end statutory accounts, working closely with the external audit partner
  • Reporting to the CFO and board
  • Manage and motivate a team of 4 finance staff

What's required?

  • Qualified ACA, ACCA, CIMA- with experience within the ARTS and Creative sectors
  • Problem solver who can think laterally and deliver results as well as fulfilling audit & compliance requirements
  • Be an experienced leader with strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact at all levels
  • Ability to collaborate and drive ideas through the organisation while partnering with international business operations

This is a superb opportunity for an experienced Financial Controller from the auction / arts space that's looking for their first Finance Director appointment. Please get in touch to learn more.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.