Our client is looking for a native English Speaking Chief Financial Officer.
It is an investment company that's privately owned by its founder, investing in start-up and midsized businesses in Europe, MENAT region and other Geographies. Has on-going investments across numerous business sectors in 16 different countries. Investment sectors are diverse, including agriculture, construction, finance, FMCG, hospitality, real estate and many service-oriented businesses. The company is unique in that it uses no third-party capitaland is a pioneer in many markets
You will need to possess the financial acumen and business smarts to contribute meaningfully to the diverse businesses across much geography and be able to demonstrate clearly the commitment in meaningful way to a very entrepreneurial organisation.
1)International experience preferred.
2)Assessing businesses from a financial perspective.
3)Ability to contribute meaningfully to the management of both investee companies and holding companies.
4)Experience with large-scale ERP systems, Payments & Accounting packages and financial reporting tools, including understanding of implementing best practices in business processes.
5)Technically astute with strong IT and technical skills, with the ability to manipulate data into real actionable insights and meaningful management information that shape and challenge business decisions.
6)Experience on any Business Intelligence tool would be helpful.
7)Capability of individual will be given greater consideration than number of years of work experience.
1)Managing a diverse portfolio of investments across multiple geographies and cultures
2)Look after shareholder interests in all of these assets, including tracking performance and optimising monetisation opportunities
3)Provide founder with regular reporting and tracking of investments, portfolio value and cash liquidity