For one of our portfolio companies, we are looking to hire a Head of Finance/ CFO who has a successful track record with finance and operational skills, and with an entrepreneurial mindset. This role will be located in Munich.

Task

  • Providing leadership, direction and management of the finance and accounting team.
  • Manage HR and IT and Purchasing as direct reports.
  • Providing strategic recommendations to the CEO and members of the executive management team.
  • Managing the processes for financial forecasting and budgets.
  • Establish a strong project controlling.
  • Liquidity forecasting and planning.
  • Overseeing the preparation of all financial reporting.
  • Advising on long-term business and financial planning.
  • Initiates out of actual development additional projects for improvement.
  • Gives clear direction to the team and executes projects according to established team norms, defined roles, and expectations.

Profile

  • Finance related degree from a reputable university / business school.
  • 10 years of relevant experience as a CFO or in a comparable position.
  • International work experience.
  • Professional qualification (such as WP, CFA or similar) is a plus.
  • A persuasive and effective communicator & stakeholder manager who can engage effectively in pressure situations.
  • Proven track record of delivering value creation in a Private Equity Portfolio Company is a plus.
  • Strong sense of ownership with the drive to improve processes and structures with hands-on mentality.
  • Profound SAP Knowledge and the ability to structure a target landscape.
  • Professional communication of information, with audience-appropriate adaption.
  • Fluency in German and English.

Please send your CV and motivation letter to Moritz.Ahlborn@mutares.com