CFO

Recruiter
FD Recruit
Location
England, London, West London
Salary
£100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted
16 Jul 2021
Closes
23 Jul 2021
Ref
BBBH1689
Contact
FD Recruit Ltd
Job Title
CFO
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

THE COMPANY

This leading eCommerce FMCG company is the rapidly growing and substantial £multi-million UK operation of an equally fast growth global group.

This significant growth and continuing several £100m UK & Ireland expansion have led to the requirement for a CFO.

THE POSITION

Reporting to UK & Ireland General Manager, this leadership position will encompass a wide range of finance and commercial finance responsibilities including:

  • Developing the current small finance team and leading the UK & Ireland finance function
  • Liaison and input to accounting and finance operations in Europe
  • Management of statutory and monthly reporting, full financial control and tax
  • Management of forecasting, budgeting and financial analysis
  • Cashflow management and financing arrangements
  • Systems development and development of the financial control function for growth
  • Strategic and commercial finance advice to management
  • Negotiation with suppliers and 3rd parties
  • Corporate governance and liaison with auditors and professional advisers
  • Liaison with operations, logistics and sales management across the business
  • Liaison with Group Head Office and international operations as required
  • Working closely with and business partnering the General Manager
  • Ad hoc projects and initiatives
  • Additional responsibilities for European accounting and VAT
  • Travel to European operations c. 3 -4 times a year

THE CANDIDATE

For this high growth CFO opportunity, candidates should have Finance Director/CFO experience and be fully qualified. eCommerce and FMCG experience is strongly preferred. You should also have experience of European accounting and VAT. You should be able to demonstrate a strong track record in a substantial organisation, ambition, hunger and a "can do" attitude.

Given the growth to date and continuing projected growth, this is an excellent opportunity to be involved in a unique global group.

The salary banding advertised is a guideline, the remuneration offered will be commensurate upon experience.