Chief Financial Officer
A growing technology, security and safety business seeks a Chief Financial Officer to join the board team to help drive the next growth phase. The company provides technology solutions and services to a diverse customer base in the private and public sector and are embarked on a new phase of growth.
The company has a turnover of approx. £25 million and is profitable and growing. It is a well-established market leader with an exciting technology development programme in progress. An experienced senior management team is in place that has transformed the business into a highly innovative and customer centric business.
Reporting to the Chairman, responsibilities include:
Maintaining effective financial control systems and performance monitoring, analysis and improvement processes which drive action to improve financial performance as measured by sales, margin, profit, profitability, cash-flow and return-on-investment.
The CFO will work closely with sales and commercial leads to drive the best product and customer margins and contract terms, including large multi-year contracts.
Applications and enquiries are sought from qualified accountants with a number of years PQE gained at a senior level in a commercial role. Additionally, we will be seeking a developed proficiency in managing working capital & cash management. Previous experience of contracting businesses would be ideal. Good interpersonal skills & evidence of strong leadership and team working skills required. The role includes responsibility for HR, company secretarial and general administration.