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London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
Up to £150,000 + Equity
04 Apr 2019
18 Apr 2019
Contract Type

Our client is a high growth digital business that is set to grow exponentially over the coming years both in the UK and overseas. As a consequence they are now looking to recruit a first-in-class CFO who will be responsible for scaling the finance function, including implementing processes and procedures whilst also operating as a key strategic partner. The CFO is a broad role with responsibility across a number of operational functions, including Legal, HR, Tax and IT.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the finance department to provide effective management of the company’s finances and support the executive team in the strategic management of the company
  • Within a high-growth environment maintain appropriate controls, forecasts and commercial analyses, ensuring timely and accurate reports and accounts and through these assist the business in achieving its objectives
  • Responsible for stakeholder management including Investors and Banks
  • Develop and iterate a robust pricing strategy
  • Responsible for tracking, analysing and monitoring financial performance metrics
  • Provide full monthly management accounts and reports/KPIs to the Board
  • Effective management of the working capital of the business
  • Maximise sales and margin opportunities
  • Preparation of year-end audited accounts and audit management
  • Manage the full accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll processes through outsourced team
  • Review and implement any additional financial controls and processes and compliance, including tax
  • Ensure legal and regulatory compliance
  • Management of IT

Person Specification:

  • Fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Previous experience working in a high growth, fast paced technology business
  • Strong understanding of how value is created in an emerging digital business
  • Previous transaction experience, either as an advisor or in a lead finance role
  • Previous PE/exit experience

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