Finance & Operations Manager

Job title : Finance & Operations Manager
Location : London
Job-type : Permanent
Contact : Ben Smith
Call : Ben
Email : email Ben
Reference : J8949
THE SEARCH: 

Altus Partners are delighted to be partnered with a Private Equity backed facilities manager & business services provider based in London. The company has experienced steady organic growth, and recently won 5 major long-term contracts that will be a cornerstone of the organisation going forward. This commercial success, coupled with recent private equity backing, have established the need for a Finance & Operations Manager to join the business. This newly created role will work remotely and report at a Group level.

 

THE ROLE:  

This is a crucial role within the organisation and will oversee all projects from a finance perspective, along with management of accounting and commercials for long term contracts.

  • Managing and developing the finance team of 4 

  • Business partner with project leaders, reporting on WIP, cashflow management and ensuring accurate budgeting and forecasting

  • Full oversight of operational finance for specific construction projects

  • Full control of the general ledger and P&L  

  • Producing accurate and timely financials and presenting to private equity investors

  • Oversight and accounting for large long-term contracts

  • Increase efficiency and automation of finance processes 

  • Ensuring robust systems and frameworks are in place to accommodate rapid growth through the organisation  

  • Ad hoc accounting projects 

THE REQUIREMENTS: 
  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified 

  • Prior facilities management/construction experience

  • Experience in dealing with long term contracts is beneficial

  • Project based accounting experience would be an advantage

  • Strong technical accounting ability