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Finance Director

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: April 23 2018

Job Description

Client

Harper May are currently working with an ambitious technology start up company who have recently gone through a first round seed funding of £2million and have an extension to a second seed planned for early 2019. The company are aiming to enhance data analysis in life sciences research through improvements in operating systems of the equipment and instruments used in laboratories across universities and private research facilities. At such a pivotal point in the life cycle of the company they are looking for a very applied and energetic Finance Director who has successful experience of taking a company from seed funding through to mezzanine financing and onto being a fully established, profitable organisation.

Responsibilities

-Full autonomy of finance function

-Implementation of accounting system, reporting structure and internal controls

-Investor due diligence assessments

-Business partner with CEO to achieve business plan

-Financial modelling, budgeting and forecasting

-Investor relations

Desired skills

-ACA qualified

-Exposure to start up environment, preferably in technology or saas

-Extensive knowledge of private equity or Venture Capitalist backed business

-Experience of full life cycle of a PE company is preferable