Our client is a PE Backed market leading software services (SaaS) provider which generates strong revenue and EBITDA growth and high margins. It operates in a large global and growing market with a diversified customer base, high recurring “sticky” revenues, and longstanding client relationships. They are looking to recruit a CFO to support the CEO and management team to develop and deliver the business plan whilst simultaneously taking ownership of and leading the finance function and having responsibility for the Legal and Human Resources support functions.
As a Group Board Director, you will provide accurate reporting including relevant KPIs and associated systems. You will be heavily involved in Group strategic and tactical planning, detailed annual budgets and 3 year forecasts. You will have regular interaction with investors/banks and other external parties, provide support for roll outs and acquisitions; and prepare relevant information to support a future sale of the business.
You will be an intelligent, technically strong and robust qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/ACMA) with strong analytical skills and the ability to clearly articulate business strategy and performance. You will have strong cost control experience, managing both tight working capital and treasury management. Ideally you will have Private Equity experience, having operated in a leveraged business, with a successful track record of managing an exit. Experience of working in the technology sector, ideally in software or data, is also advantageous as is experience of acquisitions (identification, negotiation, due diligence and integration)