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Chief Financial Officer

  • Job
    Full-time
    Senior Level
  • Accounting & Tax
    Banking & Finance
  • London
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AI generated summary

  • You possess an unparalleled work ethic, accounting background with Big Four experience, CFO/Director experience in small/medium-sized businesses, UK working permit, and a preference for media/conferences industry. Join our entrepreneurial team as our Finance Director!
  • You will oversee financial planning, budgeting, cash flow, P&L analysis, cost optimization, intercompany transactions, and HR financial planning to ensure optimal financial health and support sales and operations teams.

Requirements

  • You possess an unparalleled work ethic with a high sense of urgency. You have a relentless drive and desire to be the very best at what you do. You take ownership of everything you do, are proactive and follow through on commitments. Moreover, you’re humble and you share our passion for building and executing new businesses. Furthermore, we expect that you have:
  • Accounting background. Ideally, more than two years of experience from a Big Four firm.
  • Experience as CFO, Head of Finance or Finance Director from a small or medium-sized business.
  • UK working permit.
  • Media and Conferences industry background preferred but not mandatory.
  • Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment, where you gain a tremendous amount of responsibility? Do you want to be part of an exceptional entrepreneurial team with young, motivated and extremely driven people? And are you curious or passionate about finance? If so, you might be our Finance Director.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare annual budgets for effective financial planning.
  • Provide weekly updates on cash flow.
  • Conduct monthly P&L and cash updates for comprehensive financial insights.
  • Evaluate and implement cost optimisation programs.
  • Review intercompany and external loans to ensure optimal financial health.
  • Lead the Working Capital responsibilities.
  • Manage the Human Resources Financial Planning responsibilities.
  • Offer support to sales and operations teams.

FAQs

What are the key responsibilities of a Chief Financial Officer in this role?

Some of the key responsibilities of the Chief Financial Officer in this role include preparing annual budgets, providing weekly updates on cash flow, conducting monthly financial updates, evaluating cost optimization programs, managing working capital responsibilities, and supporting sales and operations teams.

What are the qualifications expected for a Chief Financial Officer in this role?

The qualifications expected for a Chief Financial Officer in this role include having an accounting background with ideally more than two years of experience in a Big Four firm, experience as a CFO, Head of Finance, or Finance Director in a small or medium-sized business, holding a UK working permit, and having a preference for a background in the media and conferences industry.

What growth opportunities are available for a Chief Financial Officer in this role?

As a Chief Financial Officer in this role, you have the opportunity to work closely with the CEO, report to investors, participate in board meetings, and have unlimited growth potential within the company. The role provides operational experience in a start-up or scale-up environment where your work and results are highly tangible and impactful.

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Insurtech Insights is a global ecosystem aiming to connect industry leaders and decision makers with innovative startups who are challenging the insurance market, in order to create mutual business opportunities and accelerate growth. Our vision is to foster debate around the most innovative technology topics impacting the Insurance industry today.