• Ref: JP10002

     Chief Financial Officer – E-Commerce (B2C) 

    £ 160,000 - £ 160,000 per year East Midlands
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     Chief Financial Officer – E-Commerce (B2C) 

    £160,000 + Bonus + Equity 



    Finatal are currently exclusively recruiting for a CFO to join a mid-market Private Equity backed e-commerce business based in the Midlands. The business has been experiencing rapid growth, has a strong subscription base and is now looking for a CFO to join to drive further growth and take them through an exit in c. 2 years. 

    The ideal candidate will be: 

    • A qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, or CIMA) or equivalent. 

    • Experience within B2C business.  

    • Experienced in leading an exit. 

    Key Responsibilities: 

    • Partnering with the CEO and the PE investors on the creation of the future strategy of the business. 

    • Partnering with the rest of the exec team to identify any underlying weaknesses in existing systems and processes. 

    • Managing covenants and the bank relationship. 

    • Preparing the business for sale. 

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