Location : London
Job-type : Permanent
Contact : Ben Smith
Call : Ben
Email : email Ben
Reference : J9206

Altus Partners are delighted to be partnered with Private Equity backed multi-site leisure organisation based in London. The business has operations across the UK and Europe and is considered a market leading brand. In line with a recent and substantial capital injection, they are looking for a Finance Director to help them execute a successful buy & build strategy, after a period of stable organic growth. This role will report into the Group CFO and own all operational finance along with supporting the wider leadership team with accurate commercials, ensuring the company hits the strategic milestones set out by investors.

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

  • Providing analysis on site acquisition cases, and leading the successful integration thereafter

  • Managing and developing a 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

  • Fully Qualified (ACA,ACCA,CIMA)

  • Prior Private Equity experience/investor reporting exposure

  • Experience within a multi-site leisure/retail environment is highly desirable

  • Multi-revenue experience will be a benefit

  • International experience is highly beneficial