Head of Finance Systems
The Hut Group:
Built on a foundation of industry-leading technology, a world-class team and a scientific approach to building global brands, The Hut Group are fast becoming the world’s most important online retail organisation.
The Hut Group's primary focus is health, beauty, prestige, and nutrition related consumer goods and the company owns and operates many leading brands including LookFantastic.com, Grow Gorgeous, Mio Skincare, ESPA and MyProtein.com - The world’s #1 online sports nutrition brand.
Backed by global giants KKR and Blackrock, The Hut Group's immediate growth plans include further significant investment in pioneering and innovative technologies, further acquisitions and further international expansion.
Due to continued expansion, THG is looking for a Head of Finance Systems to own all THG finance systems and deliver change in line with the business strategy, to help lead and shape the finance function across the group's global operations.
The Head of Financial Systems will be responsible for:
Defining the strategy for finance systems;
Liaising with stakeholders across the Group to manage implementation of this strategy including IT, BI, Customer Science, Data Science, the CFO, FDs and FCs across the Business;
- Integrating acquisitions into THG's finance systems;
Managing both key transformation finance systems projects and on-going change requests to improve the efficiency of the finance team;
Working closely with senior stakeholders in the business to ensure roadmaps and deliverables are agreed;
Managing GL/AR/AP, Consolidation, Currency Feeds, Payment Gateways, Collections and Payroll processes;
Managing the administration of the finance systems infrastructure;
Lead critical systems changes and upgrades as well as support and enable key regulatory reporting processes and technologies.
You will play a vital role in the provision of information to the Senior Management team and to the Group.
You will be key part of the group finance function and will be fundamental to improving the efficiency of the finance team.
This is a highly visible and important role within an established Finance team with excellent scope for progression.
To be considered for this role you will need to have the following skills / experience:
- Qualified CIMA, ACA or ACCA accountant (or qualified by experience)
- Experience working with large ERP systems, preferably Sage X3
- Excellent Microsoft Access and Excel skills including basic level of knowledge in visual basic
- Experience of working with large volumes of data
- Strong organisational skills and the ability to handle multiple tasks
- Strong Leadership skills
- Strong influencing skills and stakeholder management
Competitive salaries plus discounts, benefits and quarterly bonuses
Leadership and Development training throughout your career
An exciting, fast-paced working environment where you will work with and learn from the best in the business