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Finance Director Job Description

The Finance Director is a crucial strategic and operational role at the heart of a business.

Working closely with the CEO or MD, the Finance Director assumes full responsibility for all financial aspects of the company’s business.  This involves analysing financial performance, advising the Senior Management Team on these findings and implementing recommendations to achieve the most profitable results for the business.

A Finance Director is an outstanding accountant, possessing exceptional commercial acumen and strategic business insight.  As an operational leader, the Finance Director will support the various business divisions, guiding them in planning and managing their departmental budgets.

Outlined below are a number of standard duties that this job role entails.  Tailored job descriptions are prepared for each vacancy registered with Accountancy Recruit and specific responsibilities that relate to your business will be included.

Key responsibilities:

The Finance Director is accountable for day-to-day operations and long-term strategy.  They will be asked to:

The Ideal Candidate:

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