CFO (Start-up)

Location Hong Kong, Central and Western District
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Vivian Wong
Email email Vivian
Reference VW-CFOS721_1627009202

CFO (Start-up)

Our client is a growing energy company with global ambitions. They are technology driven and have a long-term development plan. We are now seeking a talented individual to join them to lead up their Finance team and help building operational finance capacity as well as strategic finance management and working with the investors.

Position Responsibilities

  • Report to both the CEO and COO of the business
  • Build a lean, high-performing accounting and finance team who will all report to you, on top of the existing accounting team
  • Manage the company's capital structure and balance sheet
  • Be the primary contact point between the company and debt capital markets participants
  • Lead the company's Finance & Accounting processes
  • Work closely with leadership across different organization functions on long-term, strategic planning and the development of the overall financial model.
  • Implement best practices, benchmarking, and frameworks for driving growth at scale and across geographies
  • Identify bottlenecks holding back the company's growth and proactively work to eliminate such bottlenecks.
  • Provide training and guidance on risk management, internal control and compliance related issues and projects
  • Assist on the Company internal audit and ad hoc audit as well as execute follow-up actions on audit findings including any irregularities or incidents

Position Requirements

  • A qualified accountant with a degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline
  • At least 12+ years all-rounded Finance experiences preferably with Big 4 background with not less than 3 years on a Director or above level
  • Prior exposure in a high-growth company that is expanding across multiple geographies and time zones including direct experience interacting with boards
  • Extensive external networks, especially with debt market participants, that can be leveraged to help finance the continued growth of the company
  • Track record of structuring and marketing debt instruments to investors and seeing transactions through to completion
  • Strong FP&A experience and demonstrated expertise in understanding and analysis of subscription, or recurring-revenue business models
  • Extensive experiences in internal control, policy and procedures
  • Familiar with setting up internal control and risk management policies is a definite advantage
  • Excellent analytical, decision-making, investigative and problem-solving skills; able to streamline, cut through noise and distil out the key issues on complex matters
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese (Putonghua and Cantonese)
  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated & discipline, good communication and analytical skills

Interested individuals can apply now and send CV to Vivian Wong, or call +852 3972 5831 for more information. Only relevant candidates will be contacted.

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