• Ref: TJ29356

    CFO - Business Services (Contracting)

    £140,000 - £160,000 plus Bonus & Equity CFO
    PE Portfolio
    West Midlands
    Consultants
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    The opportunity

    Finatal are currently partnered with a nationwide contracting / business services organisation that have just been acquired by a well know UK Private Equity Fund.

    They are looking for their first CFO on a permanent basis based in the Midlands and incorporating significant UK travel to the nationwide business operations.

    The business is significant and achieving over £250m revenue with 10% EBITDA Margins and is looking to continue its organic growth supplementing with M&A in the UK predominantly.

    The incoming CFO will need to be able to manage a disparate finance function as well as an extensive multi-site business. There is an initial remit of professionalisation including processes, systems and controls but the CFO will be heavily involved with the commercial and strategic direction of the business partnering with CEO and Senior Leadership Team.

    It would be beneficial for the incoming CFO to have worked in a large, multi-site business beforehand with experience managing large commercial contracts. A background in construction, engineering or logistics will be looked upon favourably.

    It is essential that the incoming CFO have worked in a PE, leverage environment beforehand and be comfortable driving and delivering value leading up to the business sale in three to five years.

    Consultants

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    Tom Johnstone

    Principal
    Tom worked in recruiting for four years hiring senior finance and accounting positions after he graduated. Tom works in Finatal’s Permanent CFO practice as a Principal. He has a loyal talent pool across the UK and an extensive network of private equity funds and their portfolio businesses.  

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