Financial Controller- Market Leading FinTech

02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Talentedge have been retained by a rapidly expanding FinTech company on a crucial hire within their senior leadership team. My client is a market leading business with a goal for IPO in the near future.

As Financial Controller working under the CFO, your goal will be to maintain a world class finance control system. Inheriting a team of four, you will ensure that their workloads are well-balanced and are aligned with the goals of the finance team and broader company. You will be responsible for setting appropriate performance targets and a culture of delivery within the team.

Key aspects:

• Enhancing and improving the existing finance systems while implementing new systems
• Monthly reporting to shareholders, finance providers and regulators through the compliance team
• Working with the CFO to identify tax issues and finding solutions to them before passing on to Group Accounting
• Identifying and providing advice to accounting issues heading into a planned IPO
• Ad-hoc projects around invoicing requirements, tax requirements and internal audit


• Qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA) with 3-5 PQE
• Tech sector experience (FinTech would be amazing), start up preferred
• You must have the ability to adapt communication style to different people at all levels within the business with varying personalities
• Project management experience in international tax (VAT/GST)
• Net-suite experience preferred
• Passionate about tech start ups

Our client is able to offer all the benefits of working within a leading tech company including a broad, challenging & diverse role, excellent working environment, strong team culture and an impressive and ambitious leadership team.