Interim CFO (part time) | Sports Analytics | SAAS

Role:

Interim CFO (part time) | Sports Analytics | SAAS

  • Type:
    Contract
  • Where:
    City of London, London
  • Starts:
    ASAP (Jan very latest)
  • Salary
    £450 — £600
    Per day
  • Industry:
    Leisure and Sport
  • Doing what:

    Interim CFO (part time) | Sports Analytics | SAAS

    One for the numerate sports fans...
    Harmonic Finance are proud to be working exclusively with a technology scale-up who focus upon sports analytics and SAAS.

    The role:

    The business currently have a mature, experienced board which includes members with strong expertise in sales strategy, legal and corporate governance. In advance of a large funding round (due to be closed successfully during October), they are seeking to bolster the board with an experienced interim, part-time CFO.
    The business have a strong BAU Financial Controller, ably supported by a bookkeeper/finance assistant. However, the organisation lack expertise and capacity in VC fundraising, high-level financial planning and analysis and the ability to assess and deliver their acquisition plans successfully. Commercial analysis (including customer retention costs etc) is also below the desired level
    They are currently in the process of considering 6-8 different acquisition opportunities, include one which will offer them a platform to launch a (non-UK) IPO.
    Successful candidates will be offered a board position and potential share options following an initial period. Travel to the United States may be required.

    What you need:

    * Experience as a CFO within a successful Software as a Service (SAAS) business.
    * Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
    * A passion for sports
    * A good track record in fundraising and/or trade/PE/IPO transactions

    Days per month:

    3-5 initially, with scope to increase as required.

    Rate:

    Negotiable daily (depending upon experience)

    Interviews:

    Mid-October

    Please forward an up-to-date CV in the first instance to be considered for interview.

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