Sphere Group is supporting a confidential search assignment for a privately owned construction business that undertakes a wide range of complex and innovative engineering projects for a diverse client base in the UK. The business prides itself on quality, safety and sustainability, ensuring projects are delivered on time and to budget, with ethical consideration for the supply chain and safeguarding of the environment. With a strong pipeline and a stable bottom line, the management team have ambitions to double the size of the business over the next three years. Reporting directly into the Chief Executive/ owner, you will be a key Board member and statutory Finance Director and be expected to play a pivotal role in the future growth and development of the business as well as leading a realisation event to allow the current owners a full or partial exit from the business in around 3 years time.
The successful candidate will ideally be a proven CFO with previous board and shareholder management experience. In addition you must be a driven, ambitious, hands on and straightforward individual with a first class career track record to date and strong communication skills. You will also be able to demonstrate proven experience in contributing to the successful growth of businesses and be used to working in an SME environment.