Head of Finance

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Barcelona (Provincia), Cataluña (ES)
Up to €80,000 + Bonus
06 Jun 2019
20 Jun 2019
Accounting, Finance, HR, Risk / Compliance
Contract Type
English, Spanish

Our client an international, private equity-backed technology business is now looking to recruit a Head of Finance to lead their finance and HR functions.  Reporting directly to the CEO, the successful candidate for this role will manage all main corporate functions: Finance & Accounting, Corporate Transactions, HR, Property and Legal Services.


  • Ensure proper execution and compliance with all jurisdictions where the business has entities for accounting, reporting, controlling, taxes and risk management
  • Own the budget and track variances between actual, budget and forecasts
  • Prepare and present monthly reporting & KPIs to the Executive Team, including consolidated Financial Statements covering all Group entities
  • Lead financial audit processes across the Group entities
  • Establish effective Treasury and Cash Management controls
  • Provide insightful and timely financial analytics (e.g. margin and growth analyses), to enable solid decision making for the Executive Team to maximise shareholder value creation
  • Ensure adequate control practices, policies and strategies to make effective use of funds
  • Effectively manage Tax and regulatory obligations across Group entities
  • Manage banking relationships and those with other financial institutions
  • Support the CEO & Board in interactions with shareholders
  • Overall responsibility for HR and Legal

The ideal candidate for this role will hold a formal accounting qualification and will have experience of working in a high growth business, preferably in the software space. An ability to thrive in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment is important and fluency in English and Spanish is essential.  This is a fantastic opportunity for somebody who is seeking a highly visible role in a business that is well positioned to grow internationally. Some travel will be required.

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