Chief Financial Officer

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Molly Green

About the company

At a pivotal point in its growth, we are working with this Australian consumer goods business to find its next CFO.

About the role

Reporting to one of the founders, this CFO is a broad general management role with a focus on Financial and Commercial Management. It is seen as a true partner and advisor to the CEO, assisting the next phase of growth. Responsibilities will include Finance, Supply Chain, HR and Administration. The role will be pivotal in ensuring future business objectives are achieved, along with a greater level of strategic decision making. It will be imperative for the incoming CFO to assist an already positive organisation, as well as bring commercial rigor, discipline, process and controls in order to achieve the expected future growth. Your role will be to set best practice for these functions, appropriate for a SME business.

Experience & Skills

To ensure your success in this role, you must present with:

  • Experience gained as senior finance executive with broad general management experience
  • Exposure to working in a SME, having helped "scale" a business
  • Consumer goods, wholesale or retail experience
  • Commercially strong
  • Hands-on with financial reporting, planning and analysis
  • CA or CPA qualified

Please note that due to the holiday break, we will not be interviewing until the second half of January, but welcome expressions of interest asap.