City of London Permanent
  • CFO - Private Equity
  • High Growth, International Client

About Our Client

My client is a market leading business services group, backed by Private Equity investment. They have a strong brand, a well established client base and excellent reputation for high service levels. They have invested effectively in leading technology are keen to capitalise on development opportunities within international markets.

Job Description

The CFO will have the following responsibilities:

  • Full P&L accountability and creation and oversight of a best in class finance function
  • Strategic support to CEO and Executive Board
  • Provision of high quality financial and commercial information to inform strategic decision making
  • Effective oversight of working capital and relationships with third party stakeholders
  • Management of a sound financial control framework to minimise company risk
  • Work with the CEO and Executive in delivering an exit strategy for the Private Equity investor

The Successful Applicant

  • Finance Director / Chief Financial Officer and Board experience with P&L accountability
  • Experience of successfully adding value within a Private Equity backed portfolio company
  • Track record of creating or effectively leading a best in class finance function
  • Experience in a high growth, 'people oriented' services business would be preferred
  • A strong generalist with a commercial mindset, comfortable overseeing other non finance functions such as IT, Legal and HR
  • International experience, including the setting up of new legal entities is useful

What's on Offer

Attractive salary, bonus and equity

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