Job Detail

  • Job Reference IDINS-4946
  • Career Level Director/Top Executive
  • Industry Business Support Services
  • Nationality Default

Our professional services client is searching for a CFO for a newly created position to guide them through an IPO.  Previous IPO experience is essential.

Main responsibilities:


  • Reporting to the CEO, business partnering and advising on where to list (i.e. which country in Europe or the US)
  • Planning, implementing, managing and controlling all finance-related and accounting activities.
  • Managing the relationships with financial partners – banks, internal and external auditors, legal advisors etc.
  • Streamlining and consolidating all current businesses in the group across multiple countries
  • Provide recommendations to strategically enhance financial performance and business opportunities.
  • Continuous evaluation of short and long term strategic financial objectives.
  • Provide timely and accurate analysis of all group companies
  • Provide the Board with advice on the financial implications of business activities.
  • Manage processes for financial forecasting, budgets and reporting.
  • Ensure that effective internal controls and policies are in place, ready for IPO
  • Effective management of the cash flow and treasury activities.




  • Qualified Chartered Accountant with internationally recognised western qualification (ICAEW, ACCA, CPA US etc)
  • Holder of a passport which allows the person to travel freely around western countries
  • Experience of successfully listing businesses at least twice before, in Europe / US
  • Highly commercially minded
  • Technically a very strong and detail oriented accountant






Thank you for your interest. All applications are viewed and evaluated according to the role  requirements.  We aim to contact shortlisted candidates within 2 weeks.  As we often receive a high volume of applications, we are unable to reply to everyone.  If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.  (LV)

Required skills