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CFO UK & Nordics

Tredington, Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
Competitive Salary
Closing date
Feb 13, 2024

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Full Time
Since our founding, IDEMIA has been on a mission to unlock the world and make it safer through our cutting-edge identity technologies. Our technology leadership makes us the partner of choice for hundreds of governments and thousands of enterprises in over 180 countries, including some of the biggest and most influential brands in the world. In applying our unique expertise in biometrics and cryptography, we enable our clients to unlock simpler and safer ways to pay, connect, access, identify, travel and protect public places - at scale and in total security.

Our teams work from 5 continents and speak 100+ different languages. We strongly believe that our diversity is a key driver of innovation and performance.


Finance - UK, Ireland, & Nordics


The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) has primary responsibility for the planning, implementation, managing and running of all the finance activities, including business planning, budgeting, forecasting and negotiations. The CFO should also extend to obtaining and maintaining investor relations and partnership compliance.




  • The Chief Financial Officer is accountable for the administrative, financial, and risk management operations for

the subregion.
  • The Chief Financial Officer will have primary responsibility for planning, implementing, managing and controlling

all financial-related activities including the development of financial and operational strategies.
  • The role of a Chief Financial Officer will include direct responsibility for accounting, finance, forecasting, strategic

  • The Chief Financial Officer will report to the Europe CFO, and assume a strategic role in

the overall management of the company.


A Chief Financial Officer will be expected to perform any of the following tasks:
  • Assist in formulating the company's future direction and supporting tactical initiatives
  • Monitor and direct strategic business plans
  • Develop financial and tax strategies
  • Oversee all transactions and processing systems
  • Implement operational best practices
  • Supervise acquisition due diligence and negotiate acquisitions
  • Provide strategic recommendations to enhance financial performance and new business opportunities
  • Ensure effective internal controls are in place and compliance with GAAP and applicable regulatory

legislation for financial and tax reporting

  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and manage well at all levels of the organisation
  • Strong problem solving and ability to make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
  • High level of integrity and dependability
  • Make and implement crucial recommendations
  • Ability to work under pressure



Experience: Over ten years in progressively responsible financial leadership roles

Education Level: Bachelors or Master's Degree (preferably in business related subject) or equivalent


  • Location:
  • Travel: Regular travel to Denmark, Sweden, Norway, & other International locations.
  • Full Time (37 hours per week) with flexibility expected

By choosing to work at IDEMIA, you will join a unique tech company, offering a wide range of growth opportunities. You will contribute to a safer world, collaborating with an international and global community. We value the diversity of our teams and welcome people from all walks of life, regardless of how they look, where they come from, who they love, or what they think.

We deliver cutting edge, future proof innovation that reach the highest technological standards and we're transforming, fast, to stay a leader in a world that's changing fast, too.

At IDEMIA, people can develop their expertise and feel a sense of ownership and empowerment, in a global environment, as part of a company with the ambition and the ability to change the world.

Visit our website to know more about the leader in Identity Technologies

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