Part Time Finance Director – Portfolio Opportunity
Up to £750 per day
PE Backed Technology Business
We are delighted to be partnering with a PE House, to help them recruit a portfolio Financial Director to join their senior team and help take this fast growing tech business to the next stage of growth and beyond. Working with the CEO and board directors, the FD will lead the financial strategy of the business as well as driving the efforts, results, and success of the company’s finance function.
The FD will provide strategic and financial guidance to the leadership team to ensure that the company's financial commitments are met. Developing all necessary policies and procedures to ensure the sound financial management and control of the company’s business
The ideal candidates will have worked in the tech, software development or digital space and be familiar with services (work for hire) business models, as well as models where products are funded with a part royalty structure and ideally have experience of SAS model financials.
Having an interest in technology, software and games development would be beneficial.
- Commercially/operationally strong experience FD with VC/PE backed experience
- Able to work effectively on their own without a larger finance team, working with external accountants in dealing with operational issues and reporting, as well as big picture strategy
- Experience of fundraising
- Experience of preparing for exit
- Long term business and financial planning, operational or commercial legal matters, board attendance
- Experience of working with creative businesses where the balance of creative output and cost control needs careful consideration
- Implementation of processes and controls for procurement, budgeting and cost control and structuring and negotiating contracts
- Contribute to strategic direction of company through potential revenue model options and pricing strategies
This role is part time at 2-3 days per month to start and will scale as the business grows. Day rate of between £500-£750 per day.