• About Katie Beck

    Katie Beck

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    Katie is an experienced board director and business advisor, with over 20 years’ experience working with and investing in mid-market businesses. Katie's executive career was as an investor and portfolio partner at Doughty Hanson, Darwin Private Equity and August Equity. Alongside her role at Finatal, Katie chairs BB7, a BGF-backed fire safety consulting business and works as a portfolio advisor and partner to Agathos Management.

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    Ref: LM1008

    Finance Director

    £ 80,000 - £ 100,000 per year

    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.

     

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    Ref: SL1080

    Interim Financial Controller

    £ 650 - £ 750 per day

    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.

     

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    Ref: GP59114 

    Interim Integration Director

    £ 1,100 - £ 1,100 per day

    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

     

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    Ref: SL1079

    Interim Financial Controller

    £ 600 - £ 700 per day

    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.

     

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    Ref: ABB11005

    Permanent CFO – Private Equity Backed SaaS business

    € 160,000 - € 160,000 per year

    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.

     

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    Ref: CE10006

    Financial Controller

    € 450 - € 550 per day

    Position: Financial Controller

    Location: Dublin, Ireland Employment

    Type: Contract Rate: €450 - €550 per day

    Work Arrangement: Hybrid (3 days per week in the office)

    CE10006

    The Opportunity:

    Finatal are partnered with a leading manufacturing and engineering company based in Dublin, specializing in large project-based revenue streams. As they continue to grow, they are seeking a highly skilled Financial Controller to join their dynamic team. This role is pivotal in supporting their business through enhancing their financial processes, finance team development and preparing them for the next phase of expansion.

     

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    Ref: SH1014

    Chief Information Officer (CIO) – London(UK travel flexibility)

    £ 200,000 - £ 200,000 per year

    Chief Information Officer (CIO) – London(UK travel flexibility)

    Business Services Organisation - PE-Backed

    Location: London, UK

    Salary: up to £200k + bonus + equity

    Must have: Buy-and-build/ M&A and Property Services or Construction Sector

    SH1014

    The Role

    We are seeking an experienced and visionary Chief Information Officer (CIO) to join our executive team. The successful candidate will be responsible for driving the company's IT strategy, ensuring alignment with our business goals, and overseeing all technology operations and infrastructure.

     

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    Ref: SL1078

    Interim Group Financial Controller

    £ 700 - £ 800 per day

    Interim Group Financial Controller

    6-9 months

    £700-£800pd depending on experience

    London hybrid

    SL1078

    Finatal is currently partnered with a leading ESG-focused Technology organisation, backed by top-tier private equity. As they navigate a critical phase of growth and transition, they are seeking a highly skilled Group Financial Controller to join their team. This role is pivotal in supporting their business through enhancing their financial processes, finance team development and preparing them for the next phase of expansion.

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    Ref: SL1077

    Interim Technical Accountant

    £ 600 - £ 700 per day

    Interim Technical Accountant

    3-6 months

    London Hybrid

    £600-£700 outside IR35 doe

    SL1077

    Finatal is currently working with a leading SaaS company, backed by tier-1 private equity, committed to innovation and excellence in the software industry. Currently, they are navigating a challenging audit period and require a highly skilled Technical Accountant to join their team. This role is crucial for supporting the business through audit and year-end processes, reviewing and implementing new financial processes, and ensuring compliance and accuracy in financial reporting.

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    Ref: MR11121

    Group Financial Controller

    £ 100,000 - £ 100,000 per year

    Group Financial Controller

    Location: Hybrid, Central London

    Competitive Salary: up to £100,000

    MR11121

    The Opportunity:

    Finatal are working with a transformational IT services firm. Empowering their clients to create sustainable value through effective use of technology, they have a proven track record of success in delivering comprehensive IT services in partnership with leading global software and hardware developers.

    With £100m t/o and £25m EBITDA currently, they are operating on about 50% recurring revenue. Backed by leading institutional investors, they are expanding internationally through a dynamic buy-and-build strategy.

    This role will be responsible for the management and oversight of the Group Financial Control function. The role will sit across the 3 key focus areas of internal reporting, external reporting as well as developing and maintaining a strong control environment.

    This role reports to the Finance Director, working closely together, and alongside the FP&A team as well as P&L owners to analyse business results, assess business performance, develop KPIs and communicate key plans and results to stakeholders.

    This role will include significant exposure to the C suite of execs.

     

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    Ref: MR11120

    Group Finance Manager

    £ 60,000 - £ 70,000 per year

    Group Finance Manager

    Location: Hybrid, Central London

    Competitive Salary: £60,000 - £70,000

    MR11120

    The Opportunity:

    Finatal are working with a transformational IT services firm. Empowering their clients to create sustainable value through effective use of technology, they have a proven track record of success in delivering comprehensive IT services in partnership with leading global software and hardware developers.

    With £100m t/o and £25m EBITDA currently, they are operating on about 50% recurring revenue. Backed by leading institutional investors, they are expanding internationally through a dynamic buy-and-build strategy.

    This is a varied role, assisting in leading multiple aspects of the Group finance function, with a broad remit encompassing reporting, business partnering and statutory responsibility.

    This role will assist in delivering month-end and year year-end reporting; the audit and statutory accounts process; and will play an active role in helping to drive process improvements and efficiency gains.

     

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    Ref: GA1097

    Interim FP&A Manager

    £ 550 - £ 600 per day

    Interim FP&A Manager:

    Edinburgh/ Hybrid

    £550-600 Per Day

    GA1097

    The Opportunity:

    Finatal are currently partnering with a mid-market private equity funded looking to support one of their portfolio business’s withing the Retail sector experiencing 40% year-on-year growth. Due to the expansion, they seek a strong commercially focused individual to create to financial plans and budgets forecasting for investors and senior stakeholders. Strong modelling experience is desired in addition to strong business partnering abilities. An exciting opportunity to lead the professionalization of the commercial arm of the business.

     

     

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