Chief Financial Officer

Job Title: Chief Financial Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £140000 - £200000 per annum
Reference: 608_1575974716
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 10, 2019 10:45

Job Description

Harper May is working with an exciting technology business, which is currently experiencing high growth. They are now looking for a Chief Financial Officer to join their team and help drive the company forward, achieving their high ambitions. Our client is looking for a candidate who is English and German speaking, and ideally had experience working within the German marketplace.

Key duties:

  • Leading, developing and expanding the 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 technologies
  • 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:

  • German & English speaking
  • Fully qualified ACA
  • Prior tech 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