Chief Financial Officer | PE Backed Food Business | London

Role:

Chief Financial Officer | PE Backed Food Business | London

  • Type:
    Permanent
  • Where:
    London
  • Starts:
    ASAP
  • Salary
    £13000 — £100000
    Per annum
  • Industry:
    Accountancy
  • Doing what:

    Chief Financial Officer | PE Backed Food Business| London

    The Company

    Harmonic are delighted to be working with a Private Equity backed food business based in London. They currently have a turnover of circa £200 million and are acquiring a number of smaller brands each year. This is an excellent opportunity to join the Leadership Team and drive the strategy for international growth.

    This role reports into the CEO and is based predominantly in London with occasional travel to meet with the Leadership Team and PE firm. This role is responsible for leading a finance team of 15 and building out the function as the business continues to scale. The company is very culture focused and has successfully maintained a 'family feel' as they have scaled.

    The Role

    * Responsible for leading the finance function within the business

    * Support the CEO and PE firm to devise the growth strategy
    * Lead acquisitions piece
    * Redesign Forecasting and MI production to provide more in-depth analysis of complex Sales Data
    * Lead the production of Investor reporting
    * Build Financial Reporting tools to report on stock and inventory
    * Work closely with the senior management team and key stakeholders
    * Work with External Advisors providing support on complex International Tax and Transfer Pricing issues
    * Liaise with HMRC and ensure the business is compliant with International Sales Tax
    * Oversee the production of the Statutory Accounts (IFRS and UK GAAP)


    Required Experience

    * Ability to engage with senior stakeholders

    * Experience in an established F&B business
    * Enthusiastic, highly motivated and ambitious
    * ACA qualified

    Offered Package

    * £100,000- £130,000

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