This is a truly exciting Finance Director role with complete accountability for the UK entity.
Macildowie are proud to have been retained by a growing B2B and B2C services Group with European Headquarters to conduct the search and selection process for a Finance Director for their (also-growing) UK operations.
Entrepreneurial and in a sustained phase of market growth, this organisation seeks an experienced Finance Director with an optimistic, solutions-focussed attitude to growth and associated business transformation.
Embarking on an ambitious 5-year plan, this organisation need an individual in place in the UK who can augment their capability to deliver on their plans. Private equity-backed, this organisation seeks a high-growth Finance Director who is no stranger to business transformation, scaling operations sustainably and using data to drive customer and employee-centric decision-making.
Attitude in this role is everything. The European leadership team are hoping to secure an individual who (like them) can evidence the following:
*Ambition what are you proud of achieving?
*Commerciality how have you driven profitability?
*Proactivity how do you motivate yourself?
*Engagement how have you built high performing teams?
*Flexibility what is your relationship with change and transformation?
You will get an idea from the above behaviours of the objectives this leadership team are keen to deliver against. The follow-through in terms of technical skills will help give more context.Â Here is what the hiring team are looking for someone to have experience of:
*Working in a private-equity-backed high-growth environment
*Reporting to an overseas Group function
*Active M&A experience (inc. buy-side DD and subsequent integration)
*Creating best-in-class financial business-partnering to deliver sustained, profitable operational growth
*Ensuring the financial function has the people and tools (e.g. ERP) to ensure capability is optimised
*Being an inspirational role model to those you interact with
We are looking for an individual here who could almost be described as a business growth expert, with functional experience as a Finance Director.Â This is because there is an incredible opportunity to be part of an exciting journey of growth. The kind of opportunity that when delivered, will be an amazing story of success that will be the source of huge future pride.
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