Axon Moore are exclusively recruiting a Finance Director for a privately owned, fast paced and rapidly growing organisation based in South Manchester. This is a unique opportunity for an experienced finance professional to join a profitable, highly acquisitive company with an outstanding senior leadership team in place already and a demonstrable track record in achieving high value exits.
The post is a Board level position and is expected to be a driving force for business strategy, supporting the growth of the company whilst ensuring strong financial control and reporting is in place. The role will involve responsibility for a small finance team as well as being a key right hand for the Managing Director and forging strong relationships across the senior team to support business strategy and growth.
The Finance Director will be joining a high calibre senior leadership team with a proven track record in private equity exits. As the organisation looks to build towards an exit in the coming years, this role will come with a significant equity play as part of the salary package, providing a wealth creation opportunity for the successful individual.
The continued rate of business expansion will allow for ample development opportunities and this position will offer senior operational and board level exposure as well as the chance to have a genuine impact on business strategy.
The successful individual will be a qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) with proven experience of finance leadership, strong communication skills and the ability to work with senior stakeholders. Preference will be given to candidates with relevant private equity experience, this could be a strong Financial Controller or Head of Finance who has operated in a PE environment, or an existing Finance Director seeking a new challenge.