Chief Finance Officer

Mumbai Permanent
  • Opportunity to be a part of one of the listed global organization
  • Opportunity to work with distinguished leaders from the Industry

About Our Client

One of the leading brands in Consumer/healthcare sector having a strong presence globally in multiple lines of businesses

Job Description

  • Responsible for all financial and fiscal management aspects of company operations. Provide leadership and coordination in the Finance and Accounting, business planning, accounting, and budgeting efforts of the company.
  • The Head of Finance /CFO will be a key member of the Executive Management team will supervise the finance unit and will be the chief financial spokesperson for the organization.
  • Overseeing the entire accounting function and ensuring timely accounting closures and preparation of financial statements as per IND AS and IFRS.
  • Responsible for ensuring financial controls, compliance, and governance within the organisation.
  • Keeping a keen eye on the business fiscal performance through MIS, analytics and driving course correction as required.
  • Report financial results to the board of directors and investors.
  • Advise on the financial perspective, cash flows and cost controls of new businesses and contracts.
  • Responsible for Direct & Indirect tax planning, management, and adherence to statutory compliances.
  • Responsible for setting up processes and controls to support business growth.
  • Ensuring treasury operations and managing relationship with banks.
  • Ensure full transparency over the financial performance of the company.
  • Responsible for all shareholder reporting requirements
  • Lead in formulating the company's future direction and supporting tactical initiatives.
  • Monitor and direct the implementation of strategic business plans.
  • Understand and mitigate key elements of the company's risk profile.
  • Construct and monitor reliable control systems.
  • Ensure that the company complies with all legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Report risk issues to the audit committee of the board of directors.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • The primary responsibility of the Head of Finance/CFO is accounting, budget planning and control, cash management, treasury, and tax handling functions. The Head of Finance/CFO directs all finance- related strategies, initiatives, and activities for organisation- wide financial accounting and reporting.
  • Responsible for directing an organisation's overall financial policies and management of investors along with investor reporting.
  • Collaborate and extensively engage with the CEO and other members of the senior management and Board of Directors in creating the strategic road-map for the organisation and long-term value for all stakeholders.



The Successful Applicant

Experience:

  • CA with 15-20 years of experience with at least 5 yrs. in senior leadership roles in a company.
  • Experience of working in listed companies from FMCG/Consumer/Pharma/Chemicals or allied spaces
  • Should have a strong executive presence and an ability/experience to deal with senior members of the board
  • Should have a strong experience of working in listed companies handling financial hygiene listed company compliance
  • Strong exposure required in financial accounting, reporting, compliance, audit and internal controls

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to lead the Finance and Accounts function for the India entity and work closely with distinguished leaders and board
Quote job ref
JN-052024-6432608

Job summary

Function
Finance & Accounting
Sub Sector
Financial Director / CFO
What is your area of specialisation?
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
Mumbai
Job Type
Permanent
Job Reference
JN-052024-6432608

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know.