Full time
to £200K + Equity + Bonus + Benefits
uk 20/09/2017   Full time to £200K + Equity + Bonus + Benefits
  • Looking for a commercially-minded CFO to help with the next stage of growth.
  • Qualified accountant (with preference for ACA and Big 4 background or 2nd tier, but ultimately open as long as they have the relevant experience). Candidates must be degree educated as well.
  • Significant Retail industry sector experience
  • A mixture of mainstream finance/controls and commercial exposure.They are looking for a well-rounded CFO to play both “offense and defense”




One of the UK’s leading omni channel retailers, with an extremely strong and established brand, operating over 140 owned and 30 franchise stores in the UK is going through a period of expansion due to raised additional capital from investors and retail growth. Our client, based from their head office in Welwyn Garden City is looking for a CFO to help with the planned growth over the coming years.


  • Leading and managing a Finance team of 12 – 15 people
  • Responsible for all accounting and finance functions, including financing, treasury, and tax, audit, FP&A, M&A, the overall financial control and reporting environment as well as operational and commercial financial matters.
  • Helping to develop strategies that drive long term value for the business.
  • Providing advice and direction on the prioritization of investments and initiatives
  • Responsible for the core FP&A processes as well as specific projects across the whole company.
  • Coordination and delivery of budgets, long range forecasts and accurate and timely management accounts.
  • Reporting to the Board and senior management on performance against metrics, return on investments and general company performance
  • Evaluating business performance and trends to drive future growth and profitability. Conducting regular scenario modeling exercises shared with the CEO and direct reports to help in driving profit maximization and decision making
  • Identifying where the business could be more efficient, implementing solutions and help drive those financial and operational efficiencies across the business
  • Ensuring that the organization has adequate structures in place for financial reporting, treasury and risk management and internal control


All applications are welcome and will be reviewed for this excellent CFO position.