Working at CorPower Ocean you will be a part of a world class team, determined to make big impact. We are on a mission to bring reliable and competitive wave energy to the world and are considered one of the sector leaders. As CFO you will be a key player in making that impact by leading and delivering on CorPower’s financial and operational strategies.
Description du poste
As CFO you will oversee our financial strategy, operations and compliance during a time of ambitious growth and development. The CFO will ensure the highest standards of financial management and guide how the company manages revenues, investments, expenses and cash flow to achieve its goals across our operations in Sweden, the UK and Portugal. You should be an expert in operational and strategic finance, with deep knowledge and practical experience in accounting. We are seeking someone passionate about driving full range of activities in a tech startup, from managing high-level growth strategy to the most granular accounting and cost analysis of a complex industrial operation.
You’ll be responsible for all finance and accounting functions of the group, including day-to-day financial reporting, working capital/cash management, financial controls and risk management for our parent company in Sweden and subsidiaries in the UK and Portugal. Financial monitoring and control are key parts of your role, defining and reporting on metrics tied to strategy, funding and project delivery in order to maximize the value of CorPower Ocean.
You are commercially minded, and you will be responsible for the financial forecasting. You should be well versed in fundraising strategies and closing external investment rounds. You are comfortable presenting in front of groups both large and small.
You will generate financial models and reports in order to accurately presenting our business case to investors, lenders and the board of directors. Together with the Commercial Director and project office you will perform financial analysis of customer projects, involving Cost-of-Energy models and discounted cash flow analysis for wave farms. You will be responsible for due diligence packages to investors and key customers.
Financial reporting and compliance towards our funding entities such as the European Commission, the Swedish Energy Agency and InnoEnergy is a critical part of your work where project-based accounting systems are used for tracking activities, expenses and budgets over our project portfolio.
For collaborative projects, involving external partners, you’ll oversee our compliance function ensuring that both CorPower Ocean and our consortium partners implement and uphold our top standard financial policies and procedures.
You like taking a proactive approach to problem solving, and you thrive in a fast-paced start-up environment where each day brings a new and fresh challenge.
- Finance, accounting and compliance functions of the group
- Budgeting and Financial forecasting of the group
- Equity fundraising and long-term cultivating of relationship with investors
- Creation of strategic partnerships to strengthen our business model
- Development of business plans and compelling pitch decks
- Identify and secure public funding opportunities
- Represent the organization in fundraising and industry events
- Support the Finance and accounting manager in day-to-day finance operation