GERMAN FLUENCY required
We are looking for a #CFO (Chief Financial Officer) to accelerate growth trajectory, global expansion, major fundraising activities while keeping the financial stability (short- and long-term) and support relevant market expansions through budget allocation, reporting results to shareholders and management in order to drive the company to profitability.
The ideal candidate should have a Master's Degree in Accounting or Business Administration, or equivalent business experience and 5+ years of progressively responsible experience for a major company or division of a large corporation with experience in a Big-4 accounting firm.
Ideally, the candidate possesses:
● Additional 5+ years experience within a fast-scaling start-up (growth experience) and grew to be the number 2 at a very successful, financially challenging international start-up
● Results-oriented personality, strategic thinker, and planner that can deal with complexity across various departments and industries or countries (extensive language skills needed)
● Advanced computer skills, including proficiency in MS Office and financial reporting software (ERP) as well as sales-related software (such as Salesforce) in order to promote process improvements, forecast and develop budgets
The candidate has ideally must have strong experience in the #retail industry.
A core understanding of pricing and category management in food-related fields is a bonus as the candidate will work closely with the #CEO to develop new pricing strategies across Europe and globally. Furthermore, the
candidate should have experience in hardware and manufacturing in order to navigate, scale and optimise the material costs/CAPEX and it’s improving ROI.
- Germany, Deutschland
- Job Type:
Executive Search, Job search, Management search, recruitment agency, ethical recruiters in MENA, Asia, UAE, Europe Retail, FEC, Food, Fashion, Luxury brands.
Sectors We Cover
Retail, Food service, Hospitality and FMCG – Mid-Management to Executive positions in Operations, Buying, Merchandising, CRM, Franchise, Food preparation, Business Development, Supply Chain, Logistics, Marketing, Finance and IT, Leadership, HR, Business Development, Organisational Development and more.
Recruiter, Executive Search / Retail Recruitment Specialists
Other sectors include Food service, catering, FMCG, FEC, Theme Parks, Construction.
We focus on quality and service. We are not a big volume agency! We will only discuss an opportunity with you when you have a good chance of success!
Global Retail Recruitment is an established global retail recruiter and executive search agency focusing on delivery of quality recruitment process and extensive knowledge in the retail sector. We assist candidates in their search for a new career with consideration to their personal requirements, key skills, future career path and capability of fulfilling our clients brief.
We have delivered success and continue to deliver quality retail recruitment process for candidates globally to leading brands in Europe, Asia, and MENA. Our recruitment success is based on our commitment to providing ethical, considerate and communicative recruitment service coupled with honest, professional advice.
We have significant experience in Luxury, Food, Fashion, Lifestyle, Variety Retail in operations and all support functions such as HR, Leadership, organisational development marketing, finance, buying, merchandising, VM, Supply, Logistics, Franchise, CRM, Real Estate, E-commerce and more.
Vacancies are normally Area, Regional, Country, GM, Director, CEO, COO, CFO, VP, P, MD levels.