Virtual Chief Financial Officer

Have the financial & commercial acumen to help drive exceptional financial growth for our clients?

Fullstack Advisory is one of Australia’s fastest growing firms serving innovative high-growth tech and online companies. We are leading change in the accounting industry, helping entrepreneurs and high growth businesses to push their boundaries and achieve success. Our team consists of talented, experienced professionals who are respected thought leaders & disruptors, and by offering modern, flexible working conditions backed by best-practice tech, we empower our employees to achieve their best.

Due to growth, we are in need of a virtual chief financial officer for our client base and provide direct support to the senior leadership team.

The Role

We are looking for detailed, reliable and thoughtful talent with strong managerial acumen to drive operational efficiency, build upon our culture and work with our leaders to facilitate company initiatives. Reporting directly to the senior leadership team, you will be responsible for managing the following key areas:

Financial & Commercial Leadership

  • As part of the Executive Leadership Team (ELT), you’ll be responsible for the financial management of the organisations we work with on a virtual CFO capacity
  • Managing the financial reporting for organisations. This includes monthly financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting, financial plans and all statutory financial reporting
  • Providing sound financial support and insights to enable client to make critical business decisions
  • Presentation of financial results and insights to the board
  • Play a key role in the formulation of the business’s strategy
  • Developing financial modelling to underpin all product business models, performance indicators and forecasting.
  • Managing and overseeing the taxation affairs of the organisation and liaising with an external tax firm/tax team for specialist advice
  • Managing and overseeing the cash flow of the company and ensuring it has the appropriate treasury controls
  • Managing hedging and foreign currencies (if relevant)
  • Managing the External Auditor relationship and ensuring the organisation is compliant with accounting standards
  • Managing and overseeing the company’s banking and borrowing arrangements
  • Managing relationships with Investors (where applicable)
  • Managing and overseeing the company’s financial systems
  • Investment appraisal and analysis
  • Overseeing Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Tax, Treasury, Payroll, Financial and Management Accounting functions.
  • Risk Management to ensure the business has a solid risk framework in place
  • Overseeing commercial decision making from tender analysis, margin analysis, pricing analysis etc
  • Advising and implementing best practice methods to increase revenue and reduce costs
  • Managing and tracking budget and accounting information including billing, collections, and tax information
  • Reviewing formal finance related policies and procedures, as well as ensuring all HR and ITC policies meet statutory and governance requirements

The Benefits

  • A ‘seat at the table’ with a young, accessible, and dynamic leadership
  • Join a high performing culture with an engaging & inspirational client base
  • Work for a business that rewards their employees for their hard work with continuous professional development
  • A progressive working environment that includes ongoing flexibility and a work from home policy

Key to Your Success

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and enhance financial operations within tech / ecommerce / FMCG industries.
  • Focus on continuous improvement, with a strong track record of implementing process improvements, technologies and internal systems which drive performance
  • Confident and engaging communication skills, with demonstrated capacity to engage, motivate and foster productive relationships with stakeholders at all levels
  • Proficient in the Microsoft 365 suite and various SaaS apps or databases
  • Highly organised with strong time management skills, enabling the precise management of a demanding and complex workload
  • A contagiously positive and dedicated work ethic
  • Interested in tech and the online sector
  • Experience with transfer pricing / tax consolidated entities and employee equity schemes are highly regarded

Our team is dynamic, progressive and looking to push the boundaries of the value an advisory firm can deliver. We’re keen to work alongside like-minded talent, so if you’re a game changer, out of the box thinker or innovator, we encourage you to apply.

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