Our client is a very successful medium sized logistics business who has gone through an ambitious and highly successful growth plan in the last decade. With this growth set to continue, they are looking for a Chief Finance Officer who is ambitious to work with the CEO and be part of the Senior Leadership Team to achieve these goals. This role is suited to someone used to working in a high volume business where no two days are the same.
As CFO, you will be responsible for working with the CEO and the rest of the Senior Leadership Team on the development and delivery of strategic aims. In additional, you will be responsible for:
Lead the finance function for all divisions of the business including ownership of the monthly P&L, cashflow and balance sheet
Ensure all compliance is met including tax and statutory reporting
Development and implementation of monthly reporting of performance management and business KPIs
Develop analytical reports to drive commercial decision making
Lead change management processes with a collaborative, team focused approach
Lead the finance team of 4 people onshore and an offshore team
Ongoing ad hoc reporting and projects
To be considered for this CFO role, you should possess the following skills and attributes:
Significant experience in a senior position leading a team and taking responsibility for the finance function
A strong grounding in financial accounting supported by a professional accounting qualification (CA, CPA or equivalent)
Process improvement experience
Business partnering focused approach and genuine interest in how the business runs
Experience in developing reporting & BI tools to provide commercial insight to the business
Experience working in a high volume transaction environment is essential with experience in international logistics highly regarded
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
A collaborative approach and an enthusiasm to be involved in the running of the business
If you are keen to apply for this CFO role, please contact Louise Kelly at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 5643, quoting reference 6203 or click on 'apply now' below.
Please submit your CV in Word format and note that due to the high volume of responses we receive only suitable candidates will be contacted.