We are seeking a Head of Finance Systems to join our Finance team and lead the Financial Systems team in London.



S-RM is a global intelligence and cyber security consultancy. Since 2005, we’ve helped companies, governments and private individuals solve some of their most complex challenges.

We’ve been able to do this because of our outstanding people. We’re committed to developing bright, curious, enthusiastic people who want to think critically, solve complex problems, and achieve success.

But we also know that work isn’t everything. It’s about the lives and careers it helps us build. We’re immensely proud of this culture and we invest in our people’s wellbeing, learning, and ideas every day.

We’re excited you’re thinking about joining us.


As Head of Finance systems you will ensure that S-RM achieves its financial objectives by managing a variety of systems and streamlining processes whilst always following best practice.

As the Head of Finance Systems you’ll be responsible for:

  • Ownership of the finance systems;
  • Ownership of Workday Optimisation program;
  • Optimisation, automation and streamlining of all financial processes;
  • Complex Model Building;
  • Dashboard Generation;
  • Development of Financial KPI’s
  • Project Management;

The role will be based in our London office, however we have flexible working arrangements available.

What we are looking for

We are looking for candidates with the following experience and qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance or equal relevant previous experience in a similar role;
  • Full membership of a relevant professional accounting body (CIMA, ACCA or ACA or equivalent);
  • Experience working with SQL and PowerBi is needed for this role;
  • Experience with a broad array of finance software packages;
  • Experience managing a team of people;
  • Confidence managing multiple projects to tight deadlines;
  • Comfortable presenting at a senior level;
  • FP&A experience;
  • Systems integration and Systems Migration experience;

Successful candidates are also likely to show the following personal attributes:

  • Strong written and verbal communication;
  • Have exceptional organisation and analytical skills;
  • The ability to work independently or part of a team to tight deadlines;
  • An exceptional communicator, able to make connections across the organisation in multiple countries;
  • Having a systematic and analytical approach to problem solving.

Candidates must have permission to work in the UK by the start of their employment


We offer thoughtful, balanced rewards and support to help our people do their best work and live their lives outside it, including:

  • 25 days holiday per year in addition to bank holidays (+1 day for every day of service up to a maximum of 30 days).
  • Financial education – free 1-2-1 consultations and mortgage clinics.
  • Hybrid working and flexible working hours
  • Parental Support:
  • Fertility treatment leave – 5 days of leave per cycle of treatment per year;
  • Maternity leave – 26 weeks of full pay followed by 13 weeks of half pay;
  • Paternity leave – 6 weeks of full pay.
  • Various Health and Medical Benefits:
  • Private dental and medical insurance (taxable benefit);
  • Virtual GP for you and your family members that live in the same household;
  • Gym discounts for you and your partner;
  • EAP programme for you and your immediate family;
  • Free access to the world-famous mindfulness app Headspace.

S-RM nurtures a culture of equality, diversity and inclusion and we are dedicated to developing a workforce that displays a variety of talents, experiences and perspectives.

The Application Process

We want to get to know you, and for you to get to know us, to see if we’d be a good fit.  We are responsive and respectful of people’s time throughout our hiring process.

A typical application process includes:

  1. Initial screening of your application by our recruiting team.
  2. Interview to assess your baseline technical skills.
  3. An interview to discuss your previous experience, broader competencies, and suitability for the role.

The easiest way to get your details to us is to send a CV to Recruitment@s-rminform.com.