Financial Controller- FinTech start up

London, South East England
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is an ambitious, high-growth company that is quickly evolving. In the last year, revenue increased twofold and the team has more than doubled in size. They are working with increasingly large customers and will be expanding there international operations even further very soon.

Operating within the FinTech space, my client was founded by a big name in the industry as well as being backed by a number of high profile investors. With a clear scope to an IPO/exit, this is an excellent time to join with progression opportunities available.

Your responsibilities will include:
?Developing key scalable financial controls
?Managing the month-end close process
?Managing the day-to-day accounting functions
?Leading day-to-day process improvements for Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable
?Managing annual external audit process deliverables and Financial Statement preparation
?Developing the tax strategy for VAT and Corporation taxes
?Key input into the financial strategy to grow our company by an order of magnitude.
?Growing the scalable finance function

You'll take full ownership of the accounting processes, preparing monthly management accounts and annual statutory accounts
What we're looking for
We're looking for:
?You are a fully qualified accountant.
?You have managed a growth finance function
?You have a very strong experience in a dynamic,quickly evolving high-growth company
?You are data driven you're an excel wiz and know how to use data to determine the best course of action
?You have strong communication skills
?You are organised and attentive to detail
?You are decisive and fact-oriented