Be the Head of Finance and number 2 to the Managing Director of a PE backed company, rapidly expanding through acquisitions.
This exciting opportunity would suit qualified accountants with at least 3 years post qualified experience, who is ready for a number one finance role. An Audit background would be preferable.
You would be key in supporting the company’s ambition to grow from £10m revenue (up 100% year on year) to £30-50m in the next three years – largely through acquisition – and involved in key strategic decision making.
Reporting directly to the Managing Director, you will:
Start with a team of 3 accounts clerks, giving you the platform to build a first class finance operation. As the business grows, you will grow the team.
Have responsibility for day to day accounting activities, including managing banking and cash flow; running month end processes across the group as well as the management and reporting of complex debt facilities.
Post each acquisition you will lead the integration the new businesses, which will cover more than finance.
Support the MD with ad hoc analyses and thought leadership
Develop and run KPI reporting
You should have:
The gravitas to hold your own with the Managing Director, non-finance leaders and engage with external stakeholders
The ambition to grow and develop in the role – remember, you will be overseeing a much larger business in a few years.
The ability to challenge the status quo as well as role up your sleeves and do the work
Strong technical accounting skills and the understanding of debt facilities
The ability to think commercially