Our client is an acquisitive , well-funded but pre revenue financial services business based near Newbury who are currently looking for an individual to play an active role as Chief Financial Officer (CFO)/ Finance Director on the main board and contribute to all aspects of day to day and long-term strategy decisions where appropriate.
The Role of Chief Financial Officer (CFO)/Finance Director
Take full responsibility for financial reporting of the business ensuring that all financial information is prepared in an accurate and timely manner, that all K.P.Is are identified, reported on and improved through active involvement and to ensure that the business maximises its profits and cash through controlled growth.
Ensure that all statutory audits are planned, performed and finalised within agreed timescales and costs and liaise with the auditors and other statutory bodies where appropriate.
Identify, select, and build a finance team
Undertake financial due diligence of potential acquisitions and play a key part in their subsequent integration.
The Candidate for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)/Finance Director
Chartered Accountant ACA, ACMA or ACCA
Experience in IFA sector
Previous experience of being a CFO in an acquisitive company
The candidate should be able to demonstrate the actual role he or she played in the process of both identifying and integrating acquisitions.
Participation in an IPO/Trade sale
Excellent package and benefits to include performance related executive bonus and negotiable LTIP plus equity stake.
The role is likely to commence with some days consultancy before Xmas and evolve into a full time position in early 2021 so the successful candidate will need to be comfortable with flexible arrangements in the short term
This role is highly confidential so I cannot discuss on the telephone before submission of a cv
Successful candidates will be notified of initial interview quickly and should be available to attend at short notice. Please note you maybe required to sign an NDA.
THERE WILL BE TRAVEL TO WEST COUNTRY AND THE NORTH BUT CLEARLY MOST BUSINESS IS CONDUCTED VIRTUALLY SO CLIENT IS RELAXED ABOUT CANDIDATE LOCATION