CFO for the Czech Republic

CTP is looking for a strong and experienced colleague to join on the position of Chief Financial Officer for the Czech Republic.

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Country CFO has following tasks:

Planning:

  • Participating in formulating the company’s future direction and supporting tactical initiatives
  • Monitor and direct the implementation of strategic business plans
  • Develop financial strategies and evaluate tax consequences
  • Manage the capital request and budgeting processes
  • Monitor legislative or regulatory changes that will impact the business, communicate this to Group

Operations:

  • Maintain in-depth relations with all members of the management team
  • Manage the accounting, legal, tax and treasury departments
  • Oversee the financial operations of any subsidiary companies
  • Manage any third parties to which accounting, or finance functions might be outsourced
  • Oversee the company’s transaction processing systems
  • Implement operations best practices
  • Supervise acquisition due diligence and negotiate acquisitions
  • Develop and maintain relations with national and regional financial authorities, ensure compliance and in instances of queries or inspections maintain dialogue to protect the company’s interest
  • Collaborate with other Head of Departments and Country Manager to coordinate the drawing down of financing. Train and upskill members of other teams in processes necessary to ensure smooth functioning of this
  • Implement locally IT, HR, legal and other support function plans

Financial information:

  • Oversee the issuance of financial information
  • Report financial results to the Group Management

Risk management:

  • Understand and mitigate key elements of the company’s risk profile
  • Monitor all open legal issues involving the company, and legal issues affecting the industry
  • Implement and monitor reliable control systems
  • Maintain appropriate insurance coverage
  • Ensure that the company complies with all legal and regulatory requirements
  • Ensure that record keeping meets the requirements of auditors
  • Report risk issues to the board of directors
  • Maintain relations with external auditors and investigate their finding and recommendations

Funding

  • Monitor cash balances and cash forecasts
  • Arrange for debt financing

Third parties:

  • Participate in conferences calls and events with the investment community
  • Maintain good banking relationships
  • Represent the company with investment bankers and investors
  • Develop network to strengthen recruitment options for company on the market

Reports to Group CFO and CEO.

Requirements:

  • University degree in finance and economy
  • Strong financial, tax and accounting background; experience on similar position of 5 – 10 years
  • Strong risk management skills
  • Networking approach & excellent ability to guide, coach and mentor others
  • High level of written and oral communication skills
  • Very good written and spoken English; native Czech
  • Strong leadership, management and entrepreneurial skills
  • Team player