CFO

Job title : CFO
Location : London, Greater London, England
Job-type : Permanent
Contact : Ben Smith
Call : Ben
Email : email Ben
Reference : J9140

THE SEARCH:

Altus Partners are delighted to be partnered with a Venture Capital backed SaaS platform based in London. The business has delivered outstanding organic growth internationally and has just completed a Series B round providing a substantial capital injection. The company is now looking to diversify their product suite and consolidate their rapid international expansion. Due to the recent funding, they are now seeking a CFO to work alongside the founders and new investors to ensure that strategic KPI’s are met. Going forward, they are looking to complete a Series C in the next 12 months and execute an accelerated buy & build strategy.

 

THE ROLE:

  • Leading the finance function including oversight of all operational and commercial finance activity

  • Leading on all future fundraising activity including imminent Series C

  • Managing and developing the finance team

  • Ensuring that robust frameworks and systems are in place to accommodate continued rapid international growth

  • Develop the equity story and brand image

  • Present regular insightful management information, including market analysis, forecasting and necessary commentary

  • Establish and ensure the adherence to financial processes that meet the statutory requirements of the organisation

  • Strong management of working capital, cashflow and liquidity positions

  • Managing and developing relationships with investors and key stakeholders across the business

  • Model financial climate scenarios and market trends to assist senior executives in creating strategic plans

THE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Fully Qualified (ACA,ACCA,CIMA)

  • Prior Venture Capital/Private Equity experience

  • Experience in leading funding rounds from Series C onwards

  • Previous technology/SaaS experience

  • International experience is highly beneficial