Part time Finance Director - Kent

£70-90k FTE
15 Jan 2019
15 Feb 2019
Contract Type

Manufacturing, engineering, Finance Director, part time, Kent 

Our client is a manufacturing business based in Kent. They are looking for a Finance Director on a part time basis to join the team 1-2 days a week. The role will be based in Kent but will also require some travel to SE London.
Our client is going through a growth phase and is looking for a motivated part time Finance Director who is keen to work in a high growth entrepreneurial environment within the manufacturing sector. 
The part time Finance Director will have overall control and responsibility for all financial aspects of the company strategy. The role will analyse figures and implement recommendations based on findings with profitable outcomes. This role will oversee the case position including managing banking relationships. There will be some initial projects too including restructuring reporting and business metrics and reviewing current systems and processes, suggesting improvements and supporting the change process. Our client is going through an acquisition and this role will support diligence and integration of new acquisitions. 
Candidates will be qualified finance professionals with degree and relevant professional qualification. He/she will be passionate about the sector – manufacturing and engineering – and have a genuine interest in growing the business. He/she must be interested in working in an entrepreneurial environment and be happy to roll up sleeves and be hands on as well as devising suitable strategies for success. He/she must have previous experience in corporate transactions (M&A, capital raising). The successful candidate must be a team player and be hungry to deliver.

Candidates must be able to start at relatively short notice. 

  • Flexibility – 1-2 days a week
  • Salary – £70-90K FTE (or equivalent day rate – up to £500/day)
  • Location – Kent (and travel to SE London)
  • Recruiter – Elspeth Peters