• Ref: LM1006

    Group Head of Accounting

    France
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    The opportunity

    Group Head of Accounting

    Finatal are looking for an experienced accounting specialist to join a fast growing, international, PE-backed software business based in Paris. The business deploys Wi-Fi solutions globally, based on a unique cloud architecture, and has installed in over 25 million sites. Key customers include a number of international, blue-chip organisations. The company’s platform allows real time visibility into Wi-Fi performance and allows troubleshooting processes to be carried out remotely. The business is backed by a well-known PE investor.

     

     

    The role

    The role will partner with the CFO to create and implement the group-wide accounting frameworks, standards and procedures in a dynamic and fast-moving environment. The role will be responsible for 5 direct reports and work closely with outsourced providers to establish best in class procedures, and compliance with IFRS and French GAAP.

    The requirements

    Ideal candidates will have a sound command of IFRS, change management skills, speak business fluent French and English, have strong analytical and communications skills and be accustomed to working in a ‘hands-on’ manner.

    There will be a competitive package on offer, with bonus.

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    Related opportunities

    Ref: LM1007

    Directeur du groupe de comptabilité

    Directeur du groupe de comptabilité

     

    LM1007

    Finatal recherche un spécialiste comptable expérimenté pour rejoindre une entreprise de logiciels à croissance rapide, soutenue par des fonds de capital-investissement et basée à Paris. Cette entreprise déploie des solutions Wi-Fi à l'échelle mondiale, basées sur une architecture cloud unique, et est installée sur plus de 25 millions de sites. Parmi ses principaux clients figurent plusieurs organisations internationales de premier plan. La plateforme de l'entreprise permet une visibilité en temps réel sur les performances Wi-Fi et permet d'effectuer des processus de dépannage à distance. L'entreprise est soutenue par un investisseur en capital-investissement bien connu.

    Le rôle consistera à travailler en partenariat avec le directeur financier pour créer et mettre en œuvre des cadres comptables, des normes et des procédures à l'échelle du groupe dans un environnement dynamique et en évolution rapide. Le rôle sera responsable de 5 rapports directs et travaillera en étroite collaboration avec des prestataires externalisés pour établir des procédures de classe mondiale et assurer la conformité avec les normes IFRS et les PCG français.

    Les candidats idéaux auront une solide maîtrise des normes IFRS, des compétences en gestion du changement, parleront couramment le français des affaires et l'anglais, auront de solides compétences analytiques et de communication et seront habitués à travailler de manière pratique.

    Une rémunération compétitive sera proposée, avec bonus.

     

    Ref: LM1008

    Finance Director

    £ 80,000 - £ 100,000 per year United Kingdom

    Finance Director

    London/Bristol

    Salary: £80-100k

    LM1008

     

    Finatal are working with an investor in the pharmaceutical services/CRO space to appoint a new Finance Director across two of their portfolio companies, one of which is in portfolio and one of which is a start-up platform. The ideal candidate will work with experienced scale-up CEOs to put finance infrastructure in place and give valuable commercial insight to the senior team and investors as these businesses grow.

     

    Experience of professional services, B2B services or a connection to pharmaceutical services/CRO is preferred. The role will require one day per week onsite at London and Bristol, with the rest remote, on a pro rata basis. There may also be potential for one day per week working across the portfolio.

     

    Ref: SL1080

    Interim Financial Controller

    £ 650 - £ 750 per day United Kingdom

    Job Title: Interim Financial Controller

    Location: Manchester, 3/4 days in the office

    Duration: 3-6 months

    Day Rate: £650-£750 per day (Outside IR35)

    SL1080

    About Us:

    Join an innovative and rapidly growing primary buyout business within the professional services sector, based in Manchester. Our client is known for delivering exceptional service and creating value for their clients. We are currently seeking an experienced Interim Financial Controller to steer their financial operations during a pivotal growth phase.

     

    Ref: GP59114 

    Interim Integration Director

    £ 1,100 - £ 1,100 per day London

    Interim Integration Director

    £1100

    6 - 12 months

    London

    GP59114 

    Finatal are working with a leading mid-market investor who are a couple of weeks away from completing a private equity-backed buy-out of a leading U.S-headquartered B2B SaaS business and require an experienced interim Integration Director to integrate multiple companies to support the business’s buy and build strategy. This £300m t/o company which is market-leading in their respective industry is looking to close circa 6 international acquisitions (£20-60m EV), and require an experienced professional to lead the integration of these, adding value to this B2B subscription-based business which is looking to exhibit a global buy and build.

    You’ll be working closely with the c-suite to lead the integration of people, processes and systems into this rapidly expanding company, and continually develop the integration playbook and controls to ensure smooth integration across all workstreams for future acquisitions. You will need to drive synergies, operational efficiencies and integration metrics, ultimately maximizing return on investment whilst providing ongoing support and guidance to management teams throughout the integration process.

     

    Ideally, you’ll have a track record in:

    • Integration of international businesses
    • B2B SaaS or Services experience
    • Private Equity experience

     

    Ref: SL1079

    Interim Financial Controller

    £ 600 - £ 700 per day United Kingdom

    Interim Financial Controller

    Hybrid Bristol – 3/4 days a week in the office

    £600 - £700 outside IR35 doe

    3-6 months

    SL1079

    Finatal is currently partnered with a Tier 1 PE backed manufacturing/Engineering business in Bristol. The business has gone through several transformations and are looking for a seasoned controller to drive financial performance and support with their ambitious growth plans.

    The client is looking for a hands-on Financial Controller to lead their finance team, supporting the CFO. This role is crucial in providing strategic financial insights, ensuring robust financial control, and contributing to the overall success of the business. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in manufacturing finance, exceptional analytical skills, and the ability to thrive in a high-pressure environment.

     

    Ref: ABB11005

    Permanent CFO – Private Equity Backed SaaS business

    € 160,000 - € 160,000 per year Europe

    Role: Permanent CFO – Private Equity Backed SaaS business

    Location: Poland

    Salary: 160k base + bonus + equity

    ABB11005

    The opportunity: Finatal are leading the search for a Private Equity backed B2B SaaS business; heavily focussed on a growth strategy and will involve partnering up with an energetic and credible CEO. The firm are keen to drive their growth strategy and ready themselves for a potential exit in 2-3 years. The incoming CFO will be required to ensure the strategic financial direction of the business and grow its international presence whilst under Private Equity ownership.

    As a member of the Board and executive team, it is imperative that the incoming CFO has previous experience in a leveraged environment whilst being confident in leading the narrative up to its transaction. Along with this, the successful candidate will be required to implement an advanced financial strategy and provide stakeholders with insightful management information using various analytical and forecasting tools.