Title: Chief Financial Officer
Salary: £150,000 – £200,000 + Equity + Benefits
Forsyth Barnes have partnered with an exciting Retail organisation who are expanding at an incredible rate. The business have a number of Brands which sit under the group and are looking to expand through further mergers and acquisitions. The business is currently valued at £50m and is expected to reach £500m in 3-4 years' time. The business is now looking for a Chief Financial Officer at group level to help drive the business forward with focus on strategy, M&A, lender management and more.
Chief Financial Officer – Responsibilities:
Provide commercial finance support to business
You will challenge assumptions and decision-making as appropriate, providing financial analysis and guidance on all activities, plans, targets and business drivers.
Challenge current processes to identify and implement new ways of working to improve efficiency, robustness and usefulness of forecasting and budgeting.
Ensure the company is able to meet its financial commitments and manage cash flow in the most efficient way
Decide on investment strategies by considering cash and liquidity risks
Control and evaluate the organization's fundraising plans and capital structure
Ensure cash flow is appropriate for the organization's operations
Supervise all finance personnel (controllers, treasurers etc.)
Finally, you will ensure that group financial systems are robust, compliant and support current activities and future growth
Chief Financial Officer – Requirements:
Qualified Accountant ACCA, ACA, CIMA or equivalent
DTC retail experience (fashion would be advantageous)
Experience managing lenders
Experience scaling organisations
Experience funding equity and debt
If you're interested, please apply by emailing me with a copy of your most up to date CV, your current availability and salary expectations