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Finance Director - International Organisation

  • Job reference: 921095
  • Location: London
  • Salary: Bens
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Finance, Finance Director
  • Date posted: 09/08/2018

Global software solutions organisation is seeking an experienced Finance Director for their offices in Central London.

The business is growing therefore there is a need in London to partner relationships in the UK. Ideally the company is seeking an experienced candidate from the software industry or a PLC company.


  • Requires a senior, experienced accountant or commercial advisor
  • Ability to display appropriate gravitas and to influence senior business leaders with sound commercial advice
  • Work seamlessly with confidence with the wider finance team
  • Work under virtual team construct across multiple countries
  • Able to handle broad responsibilities that may involve a variety of strategic, operational, people, commercial, or financial challenges
  • Pivotal in supporting the planning, budgeting and forecasting activities of the business divisions
  • Providing interpretation and insight into drivers of performance and results
  • Contributing to evaluation and recommendations of business strategies, opportunities and proposals
  • Provide a strong interface with the Group
  • Close relationship with the Group Financial Control and FP&A team to ensure that the business segments are properly understood and appropriate accounting treatments applied
  • Compliance with tax and intercompany requirements will be essential


  • 5-10 years experience in senior finance positions
  • Experience of working in a Technology or Professional Services business
  • Thorough knowledge of IFRS
  • Experience of preparing financial statements in a complex Group
  • Experience in an international group with exposure to Europe and North America
  • Experience of working in a listed company environment
  • Self starter with a strong work ethic
  • Ability to understand complex business issues
  • Competencies in building relationships, strategy, investment decision making
  • Excellent communication skills - verbal, written and presentation
  • Presenting to senior management / Board
  • Commercial acumen
  • A passion for excellence
  • High levels of energy
  • Sound judgement
  • Determination to achieve with a sense of urgency

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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.