Chief Finance & Operations Officer - South Yorkshire

Posted 22 May 2024
Salary £100000 - £130000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits + Share Options
LocationSouth Yorkshire
Discipline Executive
Contact NameRichard Chamberlain

Job description

Axon Moore are searching for a Chief Finance & Operations Officer for a Listed business in the South Yorkshire region.

This exciting business with aggressive growth plans manufactures innovative products and boasts some major multinational customers.

A Chief Financial & Operations Officer is required to play a board level, leadership role in the business, supporting the CEO with growth strategies, and directing a talented team of employees to ensure business is conducted in a structured, controlled manner, befitting of a business that is scaling up and ready for the future.

Key responsibilities will include:

- Acting as Company Secretary ensuring appropriate governance and controls are in place
- Being the Operational Director and Leader, deputising for the CEO and making key decisions in the business
- Overseeing all external reporting and communications with investors share holders and advisors
- Providing strategic guidance to the board
- Running back office functions including HR, Marketing, Customer Services etc
- Ensuring appropriate management reports are produced, and carry out financial analysis of key business drivers

The ideal candidate would possess the following background and experience:

- Qualified Accountant with broad experience as an FD, CFO or equivalent
- Must have strong operational experience combined with financial expertise
- Manufacturing or Engineering sector experience strongly preferred
- Listed company experience strongly preferred