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CFO Jobs in East London

A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) has complete oversight of finance within a company with finance managers reporting directly into them. The CFO usually sits on the board of directors. Generally speaking a CFO is strategic, working on long term business planning, budgeting and forecasting and investor relations.

 

Key responsibilities of a CFO:

  • Leading, developing and expanding a large finance team
  • Complete oversight of the day-today running of finance
  • Business partnering closely with the CEO and other senior stakeholders to ensure the group hits its strategic milestones
  • Identify and implement process improvements to enhance the efficiency and accuracy of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting process
  • Oversee the financial planning and budgeting processes for new product lines and store openings
  • Offering key strategic advice and analysis in relation to international expansion and effective growth strategy
  • Work closely with marketing teams to ensure the continued integrity of the brand

Desired Skills and Experience of a CFO:

  • Fully qualified ACA / ACCA / CIMA
  • Must have extensive experience in leading and developing finance functions
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Excellent Excel skills

We offer accounting and finance recruitment solutions across London and in East London, recruiting finance professionals into permanent and interim roles in Aldgate, Shoreditch, Whitechapel, Hoxton, Mile End, Wanstead, Walthamstow and Canary Wharf.  The roles we recruit for vary in seniority, from Accounts Payable and Credit Controller to Management and Financial Accountants right up to Chief Financial Officer.