Financial Controller

London, South East England
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Ref: DW3120

The Opportunity

We are currently working with a high growth VC backed technology business, an innovator technology in education working with schools and Universities in the UK and internationally. Their product allows greater student performance and measurement through analytics and data science. Operating from their London Head Office the Board have secured funding and are looking to make a key hire in finance.

This is a number one finance role and will report to the CEO.

The Role

The role is broad covering all financial and commercial management and the provision of M.I. You will bring finance in house, building from scratch, owning the growth and development of the team. Furthermore, you will be responsible of the preparation of Statutory Accounts and Management Accounts and M.I. Strong management of cash flow, forecasting and working capital is key. Additionally you will be implementing Netsuite and preparing the five year plan and ongoing budget process.

The Requirements

You should be a qualified accountants, have a strong academic record and have a passion for technology. Furthermore, other key skills:

  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, verbal and written communication skills
  • Creative and strategic thinker
  • Problem solver, with an ability to deliver under pressure