CFO - Fintech | Startup

Posted 15 February 2021
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLeadership & General Management

Job Description

My client is one of the region's leading Fintech players, and they seeking a highly effective, mission-driven, strategic finance business partner to join the business as a CFO.

This individual will play an active role in defining and driving corporate strategy while also growing and managing a team that takes care of the end-to-end spectrum for finance.


Key Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the founder to define corporate strategy and help develop roadmaps to execute the strategies defined 
  • Manage shareholder and BoD financial and performance reporting
  • Support strategy, operations, and financial planning with financial modelling, data analysis and insights 
  • Develop and manage budgets and long-range financial forecasts
  • Build and manage a Finance team that is responsible for all Finance and Accounting operations including Treasury, Billing, A/R, A/P, GL, Cost Accounting and Revenue Recognition, audits, tax and ensure systems and controls reflect “best practice” financial processes
  • Build out the Corporate Finance function from the ground up
  • Ensure compliance with company policies, regulatory requirements for the region

Key Requirements

  • Minimum 12 years of experience
  • Prior experience as a CFO / Finance Director
  • A background in investment banking/private equity would be highly advantageous
  • A strong record in managing and growing teams
  • A Bachelors’ Degree is required, MBA/Masters in Finance preferred 


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