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Chief Financial Officer

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

  • You possess a strong work ethic, accounting background, and previous experience as CFO or Head of Finance. UK working permit required. Media industry knowledge is a plus. Join our dynamic team at United Media!
  • You will oversee financial planning, budgeting, cash flow, P&L analysis, cost optimization, loan review, working capital, HR financial planning, and support sales and operations teams daily.

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 Chief Financial Officer.

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.
  • Offer support to sales and operations teams.
  • Lead the Working Capital responsibilities.
  • Manage the Human Resources Financial Planning responsibilities.
  • Offer support to sales and operations teams.

FAQs

What is the main responsibility of the Chief Financial Officer in this role?

The main responsibility of the Chief Financial Officer in this role is to oversee financial planning, budgeting, cash flow management, cost optimization, and financial reporting to investors and board members.

What qualifications are necessary to be considered for the role of Chief Financial Officer at this company?

To be considered for the role of Chief Financial Officer at this company, you should have an accounting background with at least 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 is also required.

What industry background is preferred for candidates for the Chief Financial Officer position?

While a media and conferences industry background is preferred for candidates for the Chief Financial Officer position, it is not mandatory. Candidates with relevant experience in finance and accounting will still be considered.

What growth opportunities are available for the Chief Financial Officer at this company?

The Chief Financial Officer at this company can expect unlimited growth potential, as the company strongly believes in promoting internally. The CFO will have the opportunity to work closely with the CEO, gain operational experience in a start-up environment, and be a key player in building one of the company's portfolio companies.

Entertainment & Media
Industry
1001-5000
Employees

Mission & Purpose

United Media channels offer endless options to viewers in choosing their entertainment and how and where to get it. We also offer a unique advertising service with the sale of advertising slots and precise targeting in line with the target group for select channels.