Finance Directors are fundamental in making financial business decisions for their employer. They will always be responsible for general accounting and finance tasks and will have overall control of all financial aspects of a business. They will be responsible for partnering with departments across a business and support the departments in planning and managing their divisional budgets.
Finance Directors can also be imperative in business strategy analysing figures and suggesting recommendations to drive profit. They can also be essential in any period of change for an organisation as they handle corporate finance, company policies regarding capital requirements, debt, taxation, equity and acquisitions as needed.