Chief Financial Officer

Recruiter
Bronzegate
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£115,000 - £140,000
Posted
22 Mar 2019
Closes
29 Mar 2019
Ref
WM/1102/ACOTGT
Job Title
CFO
Experience Levels
Director
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a fast growth international travel business. Supporting the CEO and working with well-established PE backers, the CFO will play a critical role in executing the strategy as the business continues to grow both organically and via acquisition.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Inform and influence strategy as part of the Board; and to challenge where necessary
  • Develop KPI's for the business and provide regular and insightful management accounts, forecasts, analysis and commentary to the Board
  • Manage cash-flow and the cost-base to support growth within budget
  • Work closely with sales and operational teams to monitor, assess and negotiate projects and customer contracts to drive profitability
  • Develop and optimise accounting, process and controls and assist with IT & systems implementation to enhance efficiency 
  • Ensure there is an environment of strong financial control, balance sheet integrity and reliable transactional finance processes
  • Lead on M&A activity

Experience

  • Qualified accountant and experienced CFO
  • Previous PE / VC experience
  • Hands-on and collaborative style and approach
  • Commercially and strategically astute
  • Experience with IT and the implementation of new systems and processes
  • M&A experience