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Finance Director

Job Title: Finance Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £160000 - £180000 per annum
Reference: BBBH537_1525368448
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: May 03, 2018 18:27

Job Description

Client

Our client is a London based private equity backed company offering a high quality delivery service for retail, restaurants and ad hoc services. Originally founded to give consumers one hour delivery options for a range of products, they now offer business to business service to independent sellers and ecommerce retailers having recently secured £18million in Series B funding. The company has gone through 140% percent year on year growth and now employ over 40 staff with emphasis on product offering and algorithm improvement for estimated deliveries. They are now in a position to employ an in-house finance team with this role having ownership of the finance function, investor relations and stakeholder reporting. The successful candidate will have worked in a dynamic, fast growing environment and have a strong history of private equity backed high growth environments.

Responsibilities

-Stakeholder reporting and production of management accounts

-Investor relations and cost analysis of new revenue streams and projects

-Business partner with CEO to continue growth and plan investment

-Testing of accounting system, introduction of internal company controls and reporting

-Recruitment of in house finance team

Desired Skills

-ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified

-Exposure to a high growth environment

-Successful fund raising experience

-Ideal candidate will have experience of parallel runs and introduction of new finance systems