PMC is assisting our valued client, SK Capital, in their search for a Global Treasury Manager for their new acquisition, Perimeter Solutions. This is an exciting role that will afford the selected candidate the opportunity to contribute to the development and operation of a first in class global treasury. This newly created role will be located at Perimeter’s HQ in St. Louis, MO.
Perimeter Solutions (“Perimeter” or the “Company”) is a global specialty chemicals business based in St. Louis, Missouri, comprised of two segments: Fire Safety and Oil Additives. The Fire Safety business is a global market leader in fire management chemicals serving government, municipal, and industrial customers. The Oil Additives business produces high quality phosphorus pentasulfide (“P2S5”) primarily used in the preparation of lubricant additives, as well as in agricultural and mining applications. Perimeter, in addition to being a formulator of chemicals, is a technology and service company which complements its market leading formulations and positions with superior end to end service.
The Company operates across ten sites in North America and Europe and services a global customer base. Perimeter Solutions is a nimble, fast-moving organization and the market leader for both its businesses in terms of innovation, customer partnerships, and scale. The Company is well positioned for growth and the new owners have identified several value creation initiatives that are centered around new channels to market, enhanced utilization and application of the product portfolio, geographical expansion, and a combination of organic and inorganic growth initiatives.
Perimeter Solutions is owned by SK Capital Partners, a private investment firm with a disciplined focus on the chemicals, specialty materials, and pharmaceuticals sectors. SK Capital acquired the Company from Israel Chemical Ltd on March 28, 2018.
SK Capital seeks to build strong and growing businesses that create substantial long-term economic value. SK Capital utilizes its industry, operating and investment experience to identify opportunities to transform businesses into higher performing organizations with improved strategic positioning, growth and profitability as well as lower operating risk. SK Capital’s portfolio of businesses generates revenues of approximately $6 billion annually, employs more than 8,800 people globally and operates more than 71 plants in 26 countries. The firm currently has approximately $2.2 billion of assets under management. For more information, please visit www.skcapitalpartners.com.
The newly created role of Global Treasury Manager will be responsible for undertaking the day-to-day operation of the Treasury tasks for the company, based at the headquarters in Saint Louis, Mo. The role will entail working with the senior members of the finance team to achieve the operational goals surrounding cash and treasury management, assisting in managing bank relationships, and intercompany funding.
Operate company-wide cash management activities consistent with liquidity needs. Primary responsibility for all North American operations, with additional oversight / support role to the European businesses. Maintain cash reports and controls/procedures.
Process payments and funds transfers for Treasury, corporate and AP related items.
Administer debt drawdowns and repayments as necessary.
Maintains Revolver and Debt Schedules.
Verifies and monitors all monthly/quarterly interest expenses payments and bank fees.
Work with the accounting group on cash activities flowing through bank accounts.
Participate in managing banking relationships and bank account maintenance.
Maintains up-to-date comprehensive bank account listing and signatory list.
Banking Systems Reporting & Administration (i.e.. HSBCNet).
Bank Account Administration - open/close/modify bank accounts as necessary/required.
Maintain relationships with external bank contacts to resolve global day-to-day issues with cash transfers and ad-hoc banking needs of the organization.
Decisions Positive Pay Items on a daily basis.
Maintain corporate cash forecasting systems to accurately predict the timing and currency of cash requirements over appropriate time horizons.
Manages the company’s Corporate / Purchasing Card program.
Coordinates with Accounts Receivable regarding collections/invoicing to ensure timely receipt of payments.
Coordinates with Accounts Payable regarding payment runs to help manage cash outflows.
Assist in the development and maintenance of financial models and reports as required.
Minimum – five years of relevant experience with cash management and other treasury responsibilities in an international corporation. Familiarity with U.S., Canadian, and international treasury and banking environments.
Experience using online bank systems for information retrieval and transaction processing. Knowledge of services and products available from banks for corporate clients.
Team player able to collaborate with other Finance and Operational functions and work across functional groups.
Excellent communication, listening and presentation skills and attention to detail.
High integrity and a positive attitude.
Must have strong skills with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel.
Bachelor’s Degree in Finance / Accounting, advanced degree a plus..
Certified Treasury Professional (CTP) designation a plus.
About Perimeter Solutions (Owned by SK Capital)
About PMC Treasury:
PMC Treasury is a global consultancy offering financial risk management and operational treasury services to PE Sponsors, Corporates and Infrastructure funds across the globe. Established for 29 years, we are present in 28 countries, have worked with over 600 clients, and assisted on deals totaling in excess of $60 billion annually.
We specialize in assisting clients navigate through the challenges and opportunities resulting from acquisitions, integrations and investments:
• Operational Treasury - we provide treasury services, ranging from establishing & developing the treasury function, and acting as interim treasurers, to ad hoc treasury consulting.
• Risk Management - we assist with the management of currency, interest rate, inflation & commodity risks, as well as execution of hedging strategies.
To learn more about us, visit www.pmctreasury.com