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  • Location: England
  • Salary: £85000 - £105000 per annum + including pension + bonus
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 20 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Management Level Finance
  • Contact: Qualified Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Expiry Date: 24 April 2021
  • Job Ref: AP36454PA_1616664005

Sharp Consultancy are acting as the retained partner for a highly reputable client within the South Yorkshire region who are in need of a CFO to join the business as they embark on a key period in the next stage of the business's growth strategy.

Our client is a uniquely specialised business with strong market control and positioning offering a range of bespoke products which in turn generate strong profits and allows greater input towards project development with a strong R&D emphasis.

You will be reporting directly into the Board, which consists of investors and owner managers with a line responsibility to the CEO. You will have significant responsibility for the strategy and direction of the business as well as the drive to lead a strong finance team which includes a Controller, Finance Managers, Accountants, Analysts, Payroll, Ledgers, credit control and accounts assistants.

As well as the day-to-day duties of a CFO you will also take ownership of M&A activity, reporting improvements, cash control, tax compliance and professional support relationships.

The day-to-day duties will also include management and financial accounting, forecasting, and budgeting, monthly board meetings and reporting, profit and margin analysis, process developments as well as managing the year end audit process.

You must be a qualified accountant having worked within a number one role previously and ideally within a growth cycle setting for an owner managed or PE/VC backed business.

You will possess exceptional leadership and communication skills with the required gravitas to lead across the business at all levels.

If you are interested in the above vacancy, or alternatively are only tentatively looking please do not hesitate to contact me completely confidentially in the first instance.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.