Snapshot of a Candidate: Finance Director (ACA)

Experience within Private Equity, Fast-Growth, Turnaround and Start-Ups

Having successfully completed a company sale, this ACA qualified FD is now available immediately

– Works with Private Equity, turnaround, start-up and fast growth businesses
– Led group finance during intense M&A activity at c£3bn transactional value
– Managed project teams to deliver valuation work under IFRS
– Ran multiple refinancing programmes and recapitalised the business
– Supported group treasury function during M&A process
– Managed working capital & debtors during slow trading, improving by £5m
– Annual overhead cost savings of £400k
– Designed and implemented management reporting processes
– Led the consolidation and statutory reporting for the Group
– Oversaw sale of the business to a larger group
– Twice refinanced a company, providing a suitable asset backed lending facility
– Overhauled financial reporting and controls, providing business insight
– Implemented weekly cash forecasts and rolling 3 year plans
– Restructured labour pattern saving £200k

– Operates as part of the Senior Leadership Team supporting the MD and CEO
– Maintains relationships with key stakeholders and shareholders
– Manages all banking, legal, creditor and auditor partnerships
– Oversees the Finance Team, including mentoring and development
– Responsible for all statutory reporting and compliance for the business
– Business partnered with commercial and operations teams
– Responsible for financial systems and processes
– Implemented IT software and improved procedures
– Experience across FMCG, Services, Utilities and Construction

To discuss this candidate’s remuneration and availability, OR any recruitment and retention planning, please do get in touch with Debbie on 07367 492027

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