A well known multisite leisure business is recruiting a Head of Commercial Finance. This is a new role and you will report to the CFO and lead the commercial finance function. You will partner the CEO, COO and Commercial Director closely and play a key role in driving forward the business from a commercial perspective.
You will motivate and develop a team and provide first class and data driven analysis to the business in order to drive effective decision making. You and this role will grow and develop in a fast-paced business which has exciting plans for expansion.
You will take responsibility for the delivery of all KPI reporting across the business and the identification of key issues and risks. You will lead all budgeting and forecasting; drive commercial decision making and evaluate investment opportunities. Naturally there will be a large ad hoc component to the role and projects you will work on may include labour optimisation; pricing, supplier costs; and operational issues.
The successful candidate will a qualified accountant who can demonstrate a successful track record in a consumer focussed business. You will be highly credible with senior operators; possess a highly commercial mindset; excellent systems improvement skills and the ability to lead and engage your team.