Growing technology/SaaS SME
Newly created position to drive the business through their next phase of growth
Strategic CFO position
A SME with international operations within the technology/SaaS industry. Despite being initially impacted by the repercussions of Covid-19 they’re on a clear growth path which has recovered better than expected and therefore taking them into their next phase of development.
Due to the businesses growth, they have created their first CFO position which will sit as part of their senior leadership team with a key focus of formulating, then executing, the financial and capital strategy for the company, in collaboration with the CEO and the Board.
With a small team initially reporting into the role, the keys tasks will involve the oversight and delivery of the following (but definitely not limited to)
Business strategy, planning, forecasting & budgeting
Financial reporting & controls (weekly, monthly, annually etc.)
Financial systems, projects, processes & efficiencies
Corporate finance activity
Global risk management for the business (financial & non-financial)
Demonstrate leadership qualities for the whole business, daily
To be considered for this position you must be a fully qualified accountant with a number of years’ experience working in senior finance/accounting roles with exposure to working closely with a CEO & attending (& presenting at) board meetings. You must have experience in developing & executing a business’s growth strategy as well as going through capital raising rounds.
If you have experience in working for technology/SaaS businesses this will be highly advantageous.
Not only will you be a technically strong accountant & people leader, but you must also be able to operate strategically & commercially & demonstrate the desire & ability to get “under the hood’ of the business from all angles to understand it inside out.What’s in it for you…
This is an exciting opportunity to join a business who are experiencing a pivotal phase of growth. You will be their first CFO & therefore able to shape the finance function as you see fit, as well as being front & centre of the businesses strategy & execution of said strategy.
To be considered for this position, submit your CV by following the link below. For a confidential discussion please call Chris Cooper on 021 197 4491 or email