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FD Recruit
England, London, West London
£100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
14 Sep 2021
21 Sep 2021
FD Recruit Ltd
Job Title
Contract Type
Full Time


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.


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


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.

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