Chief Finance Officer, UK&I

Permanent contract
Salary: Not specified
No remote work
Experience: > 5 years


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Quadient is a global leader in customer communication solutions. With over 100 years’ of experience and still going strong, we aim to be the driving force behind the world’s most meaningful customer experiences. Our success in delivering innovation and business growth is inspired by the connections our people create every day, with our clients and each other. It’s these connections that make Quadient such an exceptional place to grow your career – and help our future-focused team lead the way.

Chief Finance Officer, UK & Ireland

Position: Chief Finance Officer, UK & Ireland
Based in: UK
Reporting to: Head of Controlling, Europe

To be the driving force behind the world’s most meaningful customer experiences.
Together, we focus on delivering solutions that create relevant and personalized interactions.
Empowerment, Passion, Inspiration, Community. “Be epic. Together”

About Quadient

Quadient delivers exceptional experiences with passion. We continually strive to innovate and reimage something new. That inspires and motivates people to exceed expectations. Our business success is underpinned by the trust that our clients invest in our products, and in our commitment to delivering the very best solutions. This trust is earned by great people, doing a great job. We call it: The Power Of You.

Position Summary

The scope of this position is UK & Ireland Quadient companies. The CFO UKI is the most senior employee within the Finance department in UKI region. He/she is responsible for the completion of all financial Planning, Analysis and accounting activities, setting up metrics and KPIs to define needed actions, which are to be implemented and tracked for efficiency and impact. The regional entities financial managers are reporting to this position. This demands from the appointed employee not only high competency within finance but also highly developed soft skills and employee management experience. The position is reporting to Quadient Head of Controlling Europe.

Key Accountabilities

The CFO UKI is entrusted with the following tasks:
• Supporting the Head of Controlling EUROPE and UKI COO in managing and understanding margin and profitability drivers, key accounting judgments and business performance to explain movements within financial results, and produce commentary if required
• Working with Finance Managers and Business Leaders to understand opportunities, drive objectives and address risks
• Initiating, managing and implementing process and system enhancements
• Analysing business conditions resulting in guidance / recommendations for improvement
• Co-ordinating and producing financial reporting (statutory, regulatory, management and board)
• Manage the consolidated reporting timetable ensuring all processes are fully documented and kept up to date
• Filtering and responding to questions appropriately as the primary audit contact from Quadient Controlling team
• Manage the forecasting and business planning processes
• Ensuring accurate accounting in the general ledger
• Ensuring a robust control environment is in place, always
• Making recommendations on dividend policy and capital management

Knowledge, Skills & Experience
• Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, finance, administration or economy
• +15 years of business experience
• At least 2 years in a similar position either as Auditor, Analyst or Controller
• Solid Accounting and finance knowledge
• Working knowledge of Software Industry accounting and processes
• Experience of Corporate Environment and relationship with Public Company Finance Department
• Auditing techniques
• High analytical and organizational skills
• Financial management
• Strong ability to prioritize and work to deadlines
• People management skills are a must
• Advanced user of Excel
• Fluent spoken and written English

Rewards & Benefits

Flexible Work: Embrace a hybrid work model blending office and remote setup for a balanced lifestyle.

Endless Learning: Access global opportunities for growth through our 24/7 online learning platform.

Inclusive Community: Join diverse communities and engage in our Philanthropy program.

Comprehensive Rewards: Enjoy competitive Total Rewards covering wellness, work/life balance, and more, including a generous referral scheme.

Caring for Wellbeing: Access our complimentary employee assistance program for mental health support.

Be yourself at Quadient

Our values define how we work as a team: Empowerment, Passion, Inspiration and Community. They inspire us to be EPIC. Together. What makes Quadient different is how different we all are. We’re a team of individuals with one goal but many perspectives. When you connect with Quadient, you become part of a community that cares - in a culture which embraces difference and values every voice.

We will consider any reasonable modifications to the interview process. If you require any assistance with the application process, please email us at

Quadient is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer*: We believe that diversity brings benefits to our customers, our business, and our people so we are committed to being an inclusive employer. We encourage applications from all suitable applicants, regardless of background. We firmly believe in zero discrimination in employment on any basis, including gender, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other protected characteristics.

*This includes being an Affirmative Action Employer in the United States.

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