Chief Financial Officer

Job Title: Chief Financial Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Reference: BBBH208_1503330236
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 21, 2017 16:43

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an exciting online application developer. The company has seen exponential growth since inception in 2010 and has just received £20 million of private equity investment. My client, based in Central London, is currently seeking a Chief Financial Officer to lead their team. This role will involve running the day-to-day finance function whilst partnering with senior stakeholders and investors. The successful candidate will be fully qualified and have extensive online experience; subscription revenue would also be beneficial.


Key responsibilities:

  • Taking full ownership of the finance function and developing the team, including new additions
  • Business partnering with the CIO and other senior stakeholders to drive profitability
  • Production of consolidated global tech spend reports (Capex & Opex)
  • Responsibility for financial management of capital projects and post-implementation assessments for Tech developments
  • Offering key strategic advice and preparing a long term financial plan for the organisation
  • Management, preparation and production of the annual budget
  • Production of rolling three-year forecasts
  • Implementing and maintaining first class controls and systems


Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Must have prior technology/online experience
  • Must have extensive experience in leading and developing finance functions
  • Prior subscription revenue experience is beneficial