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Head of Finance

Posted on 
May 28, 2024
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About the job

  • Full time, Permanent opportunity
  • Sydney
  • Exciting opportunity to help shape the future of retail with a pioneering collaborative global VC fund

W23 Global brings together five of the world’s leading grocery retailers in a pioneering collaborative global venture capital fund and will seek to invest in some of the world’s most innovative start-ups and scale-ups who are transforming grocery retail and addressing the sector’s sustainability challenges.
We're seeking a highly motivated and experienced finance professional to lead the financial operations of W23 Global.
This is a unique opportunity to

  • Develop your career in an organisation that gives you the time and space to think creatively and strategically
  • Feel supported and empowered by your leaders
  • Help drive sustainable change and innovation within grocery retail

What you’ll do

  • You will be critical to the success of W23 Global by running all the finance activities of the fund, managing all financial, treasury, and taxation aspects.
  • manage all forms of investor reporting, including the preparation of IFRS accounts
  • provide strategic financial and operational insights to support decision-making
  • act as a key liaison with the investors’ external reporting, treasury and tax teams
  • support broader fund compliance matters
  • conduct financial due diligence on potential investment opportunities

What you’ll bring

  • Chartered accountancy (CA) or CPA degree and tertiary qualified in a relevant discipline
  • Extensive finance experience in chartered accounting or corporate finance
  • Relevant experience in funds management, private equity or venture capital fund finance is highly desirable
  • Significant experience in accounting valuation, with a thorough understanding of IFRS reporting standards and company valuations (e.g. startups).
  • An independent thinker who has the energy and enthusiasm to drive positive results, both operationally and commercially, within a high performing environment
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