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Chief Financial Officer

Job Title: Chief Financial Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £150000 - £200000 per annum
Reference: BBBH608_1553016476
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: March 19, 2019 17:27

Job Description

My client is an Online Retail Brand based in Central London. With year on year growth since its inception the company have quickly risen to the UKs leading ecommerce platform for their fashionable items of clothing and accessories that is taking the world by storm. The company are currently seeking a Chief Financial Officer to oversee their continued expansion.

The CFO will work closely with the CEO and other board members to continue the growth of the company. The successful candidate will be fully qualified with extensive retail experience.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading, developing and expanding the 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:

  • Fully qualified ACA
  • Must have experience in raising finance
  • Must have prior retail experience
  • 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