Chief Financial Officer

Salary/Rate:c.£180,000 per annum
Type of work desired:Perm
Desired work region:London
Sector:Telecommunications
Post Date:03. 07. 2024
Ref:73073
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About Profile

  • A highly experienced Chief Financial Officer with over 20 years of expertise, specialising in the communications sector.
  • Responsible for the regional budget and forecasting process across all profit and loss lines and free cash flow.
  • Designing and agreeing on annual sales targets, commission plans, and ad hoc incentives with sales leadership and in-country employee workers' councils to drive regional sales.
  • Approving business cases for new customers and capital investments in the regions.
  • Managing statutory and tax filings across multiple legal entities.
  • Overseeing regional cash management including DSO, DPO, and EBITDA management.
  • Leading the Customer Financial Services (CFS) team responsible for timely and accurate billing and collections.
  • Driving procurement to optimise costs, achieve savings, and manage vendor relationships.
  • Managing real estate and facilities, including return-to-work strategy and space/site consolidation/optimisation.
  • Focusing on margin assurance through cost optimisation, revenue leakage prevention, and pricing re-rates.
  • Led finance operations on divestiture, culminating in the successful sale of the business for a substantial multiple of EBITDA.

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