Nick H got an interest in catering while working in hotels and kitchens over the summer. Now he is joint managing director of Holroyd Howe, which he founded with partner Rick Holroyd, has grown to a business with 58 contracts and an annual turnover of £12.6m.
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Financial managers and directors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate financial information and advise on company financial policy.
There are no pre-set entry standards, although entry is most common with a relevant degree or equivalent qualification. Professional qualifications are available and are required for certain posts.
- Participates in the formulation of strategic and long-term business plans, assesses the implications for the organisation financial mechanisms and oversees their implementation
- Plans external and internal audit programmes, arranges for the collection and analysis of accounting, budgetary and related information, and manages the company’s financial systems
- Determines staffing levels appropriate for accounting activities
- Assesses and advises on factors affecting business performance.
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