Our client is an international, high growth travel business and they are now looking to recruit a best in class CFO to join a highly driven management team as the business embarks on the next stage of its growth. The CFO will have overall responsibility for Finance in the UK. Reporting directly to the Group CFO and working closely with the business, the CFO will be hands-on with experience in managing high growth companies, building operations and successful teams.

Our client is an international, high growth travel business and they are now looking to recruit a best in class CFO to join a highly driven management team as the business embarks on the next stage of its growth. The CFO will have overall responsibility for Finance in the UK.  Reporting directly to the Group CFO and working closely with the business, the CFO will be hands-on with experience in managing high growth companies, building operations and successful teams.

 

Responsibilities

 

Supporting the CFO in developing strategy and delivering growth plan
Managing a small finance team
Preparation of forecasts and business cases
Understand and monitor the revenue and cost dynamics of the business and suggest & implement recommendations as appropriate
Continue to strengthen the controls within the business while improving efficiencies
Close management of cash while allowing the business to deliver its objectives and growth
Ensure all tax compliance is completed correctly and on time 
Recommend changes to pricing following FX market moves
M&A, including desktop reviews on potential targets

 

Profile

Fully qualified accountant (ACA/ ACCA/ CIMA or equivalent)
Strong academic background
A strong knowledge of budgeting, sales operations, strategic planning and customer service best practice
Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills
A real ability to bring the numbers to life
Credible and comfortable operating at Board level
Previous experience working in a tight margin business is essential
Must have experience of Travel

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