Harper May
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Chief Financial Officer

Harper May is collaborating with a pioneering online retailer at the forefront of e-commerce innovation.

They are revolutionising the way people shop online, offering a wide range of products and an exceptional customer experience.

As they continue to expand their reach and scale their operations, they're seeking a visionary Chief Financial Officer to lead their financial strategy and drive sustainable growth.

As the CFO, you will be a key member of the executive leadership team, guiding the financial direction and shaping the long-term strategy.

You will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of financial management, from financial planning and analysis to risk management and compliance.

This is a unique opportunity to make a significant impact in a fast-paced and dynamic online retail environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To prepare a corporate strategy and annual business plan to ensure that the company attains its objectives as cost-effectively and efficiently as possible
  • Liaise with Investors and be central to fundraising plans
  • Manage the finance team efficiently and aid in development
  • Work with the CEO & Board on the strategic vision including forecasting and cultivating stakeholder relationships
  • Participating and developing new business opportunities for the group 
  • Ensuring that adequate controls are installed and maintained 
  • Provide the board with an operating budget and working closely to ensure pragmatic success 
  • Oversee the management and coordination of all fiscal activities for the organisation including revenue/expense and balance sheet reports 
  • Monitor banking activities of the organisation 
  • Oversee the production of monthly reports as well as financial statements and cash flow projections 
  • Review and monitoring of Group tax position, calculations and filings 

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA / ACCA / CIMA would be advantageous 
  • Must have extensive experience in leading and developing finance functions
  • Strong technical accounting skills are highly desirable
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment 
  • Excellent Excel skills