Head of Finance – Ålseund – fishery & aquaculture

Are you a Head of Finance / CFO with experience managing people? Do you thrive in a position as part of the executive management team? Do you enjoy working with large scale projects?  Come and join one of Norway’s most exciting companies within the fishery and aquaculture industry!


Cflow Fish Handling AS is located in Langevåg, Ålesund, and with more than 30 years of experience and knowledge in live fish handling, Cflow is a company with significant growth plans, both nationally and internationally. Fishery and aquaculture are part of the future and one of Cflow’s ongoing projects is for the design, construction, delivery and start-up of the fish handling system for the world`s (per date) largest live fish carrier. To secure further growth and success, Cflow is now looking for a Head of Finance / Finance Director with experience from a project driven environment.


Job headlines

You will report directly to the CEO.  The company is Private Equity owned and therefore your financial reports will be consolidated at group level and you will have access to excellent competence if and when required.

As Head of Finance, you will contribute to ensuring Cflow’s strategic and financial goals are met in compliance with ?the ethics, policies, processes, procedures and routines of the company. You will also be responsible for a small team of employees.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Financial reporting including budget and forecast
  • Management of project financial control and reporting
  • Participation in bid process
  • Responsibility for administration
  • Managing the success of the team
  • Push through decisions and drive processes
  • Performance improvement


Required competence, education and experience

It is key that you have experience from a project accounting / project controls environment, and it is preferable that you have experience as Head of Finance / CFO from the Private Equity, Marine- or Production Industry. Experience with large multi-discipline projects is important and so too experience from a company with good reporting practices. It is also essential that you have Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or equivalent.

Personal skills: 

  • Ability to take action when required
  • Ability to motivate employees
  • Ability to identify and implement areas for improvement
  • Hands on approach to your work


Why choose Cflow as an employer? 

We want to be an integral part of the great future ahead of us.  To mention a few positives:

  • Innovative environment
  • International and domestic projects
  • Ability to influence
  • Part of executive team
  • Technology focused
  • Fishery and aquaculture – part of the future
  • Exposure to Private Equity environment
  • Competitive salary and benefits


Next step

Would you like to be part of an organization with a strong drive to accomplish great achievements?  If so, please send your CV or the link your LinkedIn profile to our recruitment partner, Nina Elisabeth Berge, in AvantGarde Search. You can also apply via this link If you would like some more information before you decide whether this is the job for you, please contact Nina who has much more information she will happily provide to you. All contact is strictly confidential.

Om arbeidsgiveren

About Cflow Fish Handling AS

Cflow Fish Handling AS develops technology and solutions for the fishing and aquaculture industry. Cflow’s fish handling technology is today one of the most widely used solutions for loading, unloading, cooling and transporting live fish. Main markets are fishing vessels, well boats, aquaculture and fish processing. ?Cflow is located in Langevåg, outside Ålesund, where we now approach 100 employees. The company operates both nationally and internationally.?

Since November 2018, Cflow has become part of the PG Group. The parent company PG Flow Solutions offers proprietary solutions, systems and products for domestic aquaculture, maritime neighborhoods, energy sectors and land-based process industries. The company’s head office and manufacturing plant is located in Sande, Vestfold.