Finance Director / CFO

Faststream are exclusively working with a newly established Ship Owner and Operator to identify a talented Finance Director / CFO to manage all aspects of the company's finances and partner with the business. Undertaking large fleet expansion and strategic portfolio growth our client are seeking a highly connected/experienced shipping finance individual to play a leading role and join them in their new Antwerp Offices. With both detailed planned growth phases and plans for a future new build program; this is an ideal role for an experienced industry specialist. 

As the Finance Director/CFO you will focus on establishing and managing transactions relating to the sale and purchase of vessels; while supporting the CEO in regards to negotiations of large business contracts / acquisitions. You will also implement a process/system to monitor cash flow and report it accurately. 

Suitable candidates will be a senior finance professional who has direct experience from a similar position with a ship owner or operating business. You will vast experience handling vessel purchases and will consider yourself well connected to ship finance institutions/banks. Candidates must have the right to work in Europe and at least 5 years ship finance experience. 

Offering a highly attractive salary and benefits package, relocation assistance and results based bonus: This is a highly exciting role with strong future growth and the true ability to develop a 'green field' business area.