• Ref: TS1031

    Chief Financial Officer

    £ 160,000 - £ 180,000 per year United Kingdom
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    The opportunity

    Chief Financial Officer: PE Backed Accountancy Services Business

    £160,000-£180,000 + Bonus + Equity | London (Hybrid)

    The Opportunity

    Finatal is partnered with a rapidly growing accountancy services business, strategically backed by prominent Private Equity investors. With a proven track record of executing a successful buy and build strategy in the professional services sector, the business is now seeking an experienced CFO to lead both commercial and financial operations.

    In the previous 18 months, the company has completed several strategic acquisitions and is now in need of an exceptional individual to enhance the professionalisation of the finance function, ensuring the business is well-prepared for sustained and extensive growth. In this capacity, the CFO will play a critical role in shaping the company's financial direction and securing the ongoing success of the buy and build strategy.


    The role

    • Provide strategic financial leadership in a fast-paced, high-growth environment.
    • Lead both the origination and integration processes for previous and future potential acquisitions.
    • Manage financial planning, analysis, and modelling to support decision-making and investment strategies.
    • Lead budgeting and forecasting efforts.
    • Collaborate with PE partners to ensure alignment with our growth strategy.
    • Oversee financial reporting, compliance, and governance.
    • Mentor and develop the finance team to maintain excellence and drive growth.

    The requirements

    • Extensive experience in a fast-growth PE backed buy & build environment, preferably within professional services.
    • Exceptional knowledge of M&A, deal structuring, and integration.
    • A proven track record of successfully executing financial strategies in rapidly expanding organizations.
    • Strong financial modelling and analysis skills.
    • Expertise in budgeting and forecasting.
    • Experience working with private equity investors or sponsors.

    If you are a visionary CFO with a strong track record in PE-backed buy & build environments and a desire to contribute significantly to a high-growth professional services business, we invite you to apply.

    This business is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to promoting diversity and fostering an inclusive work environment.

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