Chief Financial Officer

£80000 - £100000 per annum Package

Chief Financial Officer


£80,000 to £100,000 Package

Our client is a major EPC contractor who specialise in the onshore and offshore Oil & Gas sectors. With an exceptional reputation within the industry, they are regarded as a leading provider of critical services which add significant value to both existing accounts and new customers. This business is very successful, stable and growing and as a result of the current CFO being promoted within the group, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a high calibre finance professional to join the business to provide overall management of the finance function and provide input to the ongoing strategic development of the business unit.

We are seeking a proactive, positive, and commercially aligned CFO who will define the financial strategy and goals of the business unit in line with regional strategy, as well as supporting the development and operations of the business unit.

Of course, this role will entail all of the usual statutory requirements you would expect of a role of this nature, as well as the need to be hands-on, flexible, adaptable & commercial. Reporting to the Directors, you will supervise the financial functions within the business, work to provide budgets, forecasts and plans to show best and worst-case scenarios, in line with expected costs and of course profits. Your ultimate goal and responsibility is to enable the company to grow, profitably whilst adhering to and surpassing all legislative requirements.

A qualified accountant with a Master's degree or equivalent in Finance, you must be able to demonstrate extensive experience of:

  • Financial Planning & Analysis.
  • Statutory & Management Accounting.
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS and local accounting
  • In-depth knowledge of internal control processes
  • Stakeholder management.
  • Business systems.
  • Ability to work with the other functional areas on non-financial issues
  • High interpersonal skills
  • Leadership skills and team management

This is an excellent opportunity in a high-quality business. Interested parties should apply accordingly or contact Kate Waller in the first instance for a confidential conversation. Contact details can be found via the Newman Stewart website.

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