Financial Director

Employer
Baker Charles
Location
Cranford London, England, TW4 Hounslow, Hounslow, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Feb 22, 2021
Closes
Feb 23, 2021
Ref
1962282640
Job Role
Director/Board
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Qualified

A fast-growing Fintech business is recruiting a Finance Director reporting to the CEO. The business has ambitious plans for growth over the next 3-5 years with a brilliant track record. They have secured significant funding to develop their expansion.


You will report to the CEO and be leading on all finance, partnering at the hip with the CEO. You will take ownership for all finance but partner the board commercially and strategically. The Finance Director will be expected to develop a first class finance function but be an integral part of the board building the business for the future.


You will be a key member of the Board as they move forward to their next phase of growth. You will be responsible for all financial aspects of the business, managing and developing the finance team. You will drive company strategy with the CEO, support commercial decision making and ultimately be responsible for the financial development of the company. This Finance Director role will also crucially be involved in significant business projects as the company seeks to grow. You will be interacting directly in this role with the CEO, Commercial team and the board and where necessary, external parties such as auditors, banks, and advisers. As the Finance Director, you will also oversee the finance department to drive quality and development.


Our client is seeking a qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent) for the Finance Director position. Our client would happily see a dynamic no.2 looking to make their first step up or an SME Finance Director seeking an exciting new challenge in a growing company. Fintech experience would be ideal, someone from a Technology or Financial Services experience will also be considered. The candidate should be comfortable working in a fast-paced and commercial environment, as well as having the credibility to interact with Directors. Our client is seeking a high calibre candidate, and this represents a superb opportunity to join a dynamic business in exciting growth.


The role is paying a competitive six figure salary plus benefits and bonus. This role is based in Central London and working from home is fully operational.