Chief Financial Officer

Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.

Chief Financial Officer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Chief Financial Officer to join our team.


  • Co-ordination of the annual audit process;
  • manage, measure and review the firm’s external service providers;
  • Take full ownership for external relationships with investors, banks, auditors and consulting firms;
  • Implement and drive strong improvement and controls;
  • ensure the firm meets its external reporting obligations;
  • Act as a business partner to the executive team and contribute actively at a board;
  • Tighten up controls, assess data robustness, and be able to retrieve accurate up-to-date data at short notice;
  • Deliver growth across international units;
  • Work closely with marketing teams to ensure the continued integrity of the brand;
  • Overseeing the production of statutory reports and monthly management accounts;
  • Budgeting and cash flow for all entities;
  • Monthly Board reporting, portfolio monitoring and ensuring Finance is a value add function within the firm;
  • Maintaining robust internal controls;
  • Delivering innovative, competitive and compliant commercial solutions in alignment with category strategies;
  • Assist all origination activity ensuring due diligence and funding is in place from a Finance perspective.


  • Must have extensive mid market private equity experience;
  • Corporate Finance;
  • Must have extensive experience in leading and developing finance functions;
  • VC;
  • Private Equity;
  • Fully qualified ACA is essential;
  • You have strong quantitative skills and analytics experience;
  • ACCA;
  • CFO;
  • SAP;
  • ACA;
  • ACMA;
  • IFRS;
  • International Business;
  • Software.