Head of Finance

  • Job type

  • Location

  • Working Pattern

  • Specialism

    Senior Finance Qualified
  • Industry

    Education & Training
  • Pay

    £70,000 - £80,000

Head of Finance - PE Backed Education Services - London (Hybrid) - £70,000 - £80,000 + bonus

Your new company

I am currently working with a private-equity backed education company focused on supporting children with traumatic backgrounds. Having recently received private equity funding, they are looking for a Head of Finance to join the London team. They offer a fantastic working environment and the opportunity to work within a strong team with lots of scope for learning and career development.

Your new role
Reporting to the part-time CFO and board, this is a broad and varied role offering the opportunity to go through a full PE lifecycle. Key responsibilities include:

  • Review and develop finance systems and processes, working with an outsourced finance team.
  • Build strong relationships with PE investors, board and other senior leaders.
  • Manage the budgeting, forecasting and planning process
  • Drive improvements in MI including KPI's and management accounts
  • Maintain banking relationships and debt funding facilities.
  • Supporting business through expected growth including assistance, raising debt finance.

What you'll need to succeed

You will be a qualified finance professional with a practice background preferred. You will have a desire to learn and develop, build excellent relationships and the ability to influence stakeholders at all levels. You will need an analytical skill set and the ability to review and challenge existing processes and systems.

What you'll get in return

You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and potential for equity. You will be given exposure to a full PE lifecycle, supported and mentored by an experienced CFO. This role offers a unique opportunity for someone looking for their first role within PE.

What you need to do now

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