Finance Director

Denmark Permanent

About the job

For a European Market Leading Private Equity Fund, we are searching for a Finance Director.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Assist portfolio firms in achieving results of a higher level by improving and transfiguring their Finance business
  • Identify issues and provide concrete, quantifiable improvement plans
  • Notice hands-on quick wins while limiting cash outflow
  • Develop Finance strategies in order to escalate revenue and profits, such as expanding into new markets or implementing price adjustments
  • Adopt interim line management responsibilities as necessary
  • Take advantage of the skill sets of team members, mentoring and guiding them also
  • Conduct a review of your customer base and product portfolio, with the goal of rationalization or repositioning
  • Create and lead a local task force compromised of all key parties


Your Profile:

  • Successful completion of a university degree, from a top tier university or in the top 20% is preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership and motivational skills in multinational teams (preferably in turnaround situations)
  • International Restructuring Leadership experience (consulting or industry)
  • Ability to identify and prioritise improvement strategies through your financial analysis and management accounting skills, this includes P&L analysis
  • Ability and willingness to travel across Europe, typically Monday through Thursday
  • Fluent English, accompanied by another European language, preferably German, Spanish, French or Italian
  • A demonstrated record of adding value creation within a PE portfolio company is advantageous
  • Entrepreneurial attitude and divergent thinking

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    Advertised By:

    Dominic Slater
    Director & Head of Global Industrials

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