Your new company
A luxury retail SME is looking for a Financial Controller/CFO to report directly into the Founding Director and liaise with other senior leaders. This company is on a high growth trajectory, having started about 15 years ago. With a close-knit London team, this role sits alongside a vibrant design team and within a high-energy and dynamic atmosphere. They have a strong luxury clientele and are looking to open further stores across London, Europe and the US to support and supply to the strong customer opportunity there. Their luxury collections are sold in prestigious and established UK locations and they are looking to make significant developments in the business in the coming years.
Your new role
This role reports directly to the Founding Director, who has is leading an established and vibrant retail career. The founders are very much still involved in the business so this role sits within a very creative and entrepreneurial environment. You will be responsible for the operational flow of the finance function as well as being involved in more senior level work, such as budgeting & forecasting, analysing and financial planning for new ventures.
What you'll need to succeed
This role requires an ability to understand the luxury retail sector and offer hands-on expertise to the challenges of bringing the accounts in house. You will manage a junior direct report and be astute to new business initiatives. You will ideally be a qualified accountant with experience within the luxury SME space.
What you'll get in return
A competitive salary is on offer with potential for a strong bonus incentive. You will be granted scope to be involved in the subsequent junior hire and be rewarded by a strong brand, potential and trajectory.
What you need to do now
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