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CFO - BioTech - London

Job Title: CFO - BioTech - London
Location: London
Industry: financial services
Salary: £150,000 - £200,000 + significant equity
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Hannah Alderson
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Twenty are currently retained on a search for a leading pre-series A BioTech Startup. They are looking for a CFO who can support optimally from an investor standpoint. The package is at the sharp end of the business and includes equity.

The successful person must possess a depth of experience in both scaling/growth businesses and the healthcare/pharma/BioTech sectors. This will require an individual with credibility and credentials, someone who can bring in the industry experience with a strong track record.

Of equal importance to the skillset is the interpersonal brief - the ability to work with the founders to build the environment around personal development planning, communication, reflection, and transparency is essential.

Responsibilities include and are not limited to:

  • Management of the entire finance function including the team, building a best-in-class framework and org design, providing guidance, leadership and development to all employees
  • Investor relations – external and internal documentation creation
  • Fundraising strategy design and execution, overseeing all investments
  • Determine resource allocation to drive ROI managing risk
  • Work with the CEO on the planning process
  • Oversees all financial statements and management reports
  • Developing long and short term budgets, supported by the firms plans and objectives

Requirements:

  • Qualified accountant with significant years PQE
  • Depth of experience in both scaling/growth businesses and the healthcare/pharma/BioTech sectors
  • Fundraising experience in a start-up environment
  • Personality that drives personal development planning, communication, reflection, and transparency
  • Strong Investor relations background (ideally in the US)
  • Experienced being a part of senior management with constant C-level interaction
  • Strategic business modelling knowledge
  • Understanding of technical accounting, financial reporting and governance