Divisional Manager - Finance at Ambition UK

£35,000 - £80,000

Annual Basic Salary
London, UK
21-50
Agency Recruitment

IN A NUTSHELL

Ambition London is on the hunt for a Divisional Manager to join and manage our established Finance & Accounting team. Reporting into the Director of the UK, this role is responsible for leading and mentoring one of the highest performing teams in the business. This is an ideal role for a Manager who is seeking a new challenge within a successful boutique agency or an experienced Senior Consultant, ready to step into a managerial role and develop their own team.

ABOUT THE FINANCE & ACCOUNTING TEAM

With over 30 years of experience working within the Professional Services sector, our Finance & Accounting division is highly renowned and has a first class reputation within the market. As the Finance & Accounting Divisional Manager, you will report into the Director and will be responsible for the managing and developing the team, as well as driving individual revenues. There is a healthy balance of developing currently preferred supplier relationships as well as new client acquisition in this role. Currently a team of 10, you will be working with some of our top billers, as well as having the chance to coach and grow our more junior consultants to become the next wave of high performers within the business.

FINANCE TEAM LUNCH

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

We’re looking for a driven professional, who will impart experience and knowledge to the team by way of coaching, development and support, ultimately increasing their overall success. Having extensive experience of recruiting within the Finance & Accounting space is essential. Exposure of recruiting within the Professional Services sector would be beneficial, however, this is not a requirement as full training can be provided.

ANNUAL WELLBEING WEEK

ROLES WE RECRUIT

The F&A team recruit Finance Director levels to transactional level roles on a permanent, interim, contract and temp basis. This is a really warm desk with lots of clients we have worked with for many years. The Divisional Manager will recruit for senior appointments. Our clients come from across Professional Services namely within: • Legal • Accountancy • Management Consultancy • Property Most of our roles are contingent but there is lots of opportunity to get exclusive roles and to pitch for more retained work.

FEES

Average fee in the team: c.£8k Biggest fee: c.£40K Likely average fee for the Divisional Manager: £15-20K.

ANNUAL TRIP AWAY FOR THE WHOLE COMPANY

ABOUT AMBITION

Ambition is a global, boutique recruitment business with offices in London, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia. In London, we solely focus on recruiting Business Services positions for Professional Services (mainly legal, accountancy, management consultancy and property firms). We recruit for roles at all levels of seniority on a permanent, temporary and FTC basis within: • Finance & Accounting • Corporate Finance • BD Marketing & Communications • Insolvency & Restructuring • PA & Business Support.

SUMMER PARTY AND SOCIAL EVENTS

NATIONAL DAY CELEBRATIONS

OUR CULTURE

We have a grown-up culture that's collaborative and focused on outputs. We work as a team and support each other, constantly setting ourselves ambitious goals and rewards for achieving them. Everyone at Ambition has a strong desire to be the best we can be, both individually and as a team. We love a bit of healthy competition (we're recruiters after all!) but always have each others' backs and support our colleagues. We encourage innovation and ideas from everyone in the business and strive to make an impact on a daily basis.

CHARITY INITIATIVES

TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES

THE LONDON TEAM