Our client is an award winning, private equity backed consulting business that works with blue chip listed clients on an international level.

Having been through a successful MBO in 2011 they have subsequently experienced consistent growth and management are on track to complete a successful exit within the next 3 / 4 years.

As part of the on-going expansion plans the CFO now requires a new Group Financial Controller to join him and take ownership of all aspects of the company’s financial control and reporting.

Main responsibilities will include;

· Accounting for 6 operating companies across 3 continents

· Managing a team of 12 based in the London HO

· Delivering best in class support for the businesses operations

· Production of management accounts for presentation to the Board, VC and bank

· Maintain accurate cash flow forecasts

· Effective budgeting and forecasting

· Tax compliance

· Balance sheet control and risk mitigation

· Evaluating and integrating acquisitions

· Managing the business’ expansion into new territories

· Actively contribute to business management strategic discussions

Applicants will be fully qualified with experience of working in a highly commercial, fast moving business. Ideally they will have a demonstrable track record of building an international business with local and centralised accounting, and will be comfortable working in a sales-driven environment. Preferably they will have experience of working in the professional services sector and for a private equity backed business.

Applicants will have an analytical mind set with a keen eye for detail, first class technical reporting and controls experience and the ability to operate on a strategic footing where necessary.

This is a unique opportunity to join a growing, international organisation in a highly visible role with the remit to add value to the on going expansion and future exit of the business.


Email candidates@equityfc.com.