cfo in Melbourne

dominic brightmore, randstad
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AU$ 250,000 - AU$ 300,000 per year

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melbourne, victoria
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AU$ 250,000 - AU$ 300,000 per year
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dominic brightmore, randstad
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We are currently recruiting for a high growth eCommerce business who are looking to strengthen their executive team with the appointment of a Chief Financial Officer. The business has grown from its modest beginnings to a globally recognised success story. Having taken the business on this journey, the executive team are searching for a highly commercial CFO with a growth mindset to help supercharge the next phase of their expansion. With a potential IPO on the cards a few years down the line this is an opportunity not to be missed.

You would be responsible for

  • Advising on mid and long term business and financial planning
  • Building a best in class finance team fit to support the needs of a high growth highly dynamic environment
  • Leading all corproate finance activities including M&A, funding and debt facilities
  • Utilising data analysis to inform strategic decision making
  • Drive and own the FP&A activity across the organisation
  • Be a primary stakeholder for both internal and external parties
  • Ensuring a robust tax planning process
  • Developing finance, ERP and BI systems

To be successful in this role you will hold a recognised accountancy qualification (CA, CPA or equivalent) and will have demonstrable experience in scaling up high growth online businesses. You will have excellent communication skills and be a natural business partner with a proven ability to influence those around you. You will have a growth mind set and will continuously search for ways to improve processes and procedures in line with best practice.

Experience in eCommerce and/or online organisations is pivotal as is a demonstrable background holding senior executive positions. Prior experience of taking a business through an initial public offering is a distinct advantage.

If this sounds like you and you feel you have the prerequisite experience to deliver an exceptional service to our client please apply online today.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


eCommerce, high growth, strategic leadership


CA, CPA or equivalent

educational requirements

Master's Degree