Finance Director

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  • Title: Finance Director
  • Type: Advertised selection
  • Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits
  • Location: Reading
  • Contact: Charlie van Exter
  • Reference: W/B084
  • Categories: Rural/Agri-businesses and Landed Estates

Description

Substantial portfolio of assets, spread primarily across a well-diversified collection of commercial, agricultural and residential holdings in the Home Counties and Central London. This critical role requires strong leadership and financial rigour coupled with commercial acumen and excellent relationship management skills.

The Position 

  • Deliver timely management reports, budgets and statutory accounts, supported by robust financial controls, systems and procedures to enable proactive portfolio management and ensure tight cost control.
  • Lead and drive finance team to ensure production of meaningful and timely management information.
  • Contribute broadly to the business’ strategic and operational direction by providing insightful commercial and financial analysis thereby acting as a business partner to the Estates Director. Lead necessary change management and proactively deliver new business initiatives.

The Candidate 

  • Commercially astute, hands-on qualified accountant, preferably Chartered. Property experience ideal, but not prerequisite. Proven business acumen and expertise in developing corporate financial strategy.
  • Ambitious, energetic and highly numerate with sound understanding of relevant tax legislation and structures. Governance experience advantageous to ensure company compliance with statutory obligations. 
  • Sound decision maker capable of meeting tight deadlines with strong attention to detail and collaborative approach. Outstanding negotiator and communicator with excellent organisational and leadership skills.

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