Finance Manager - Startup 1st hire

10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Manager (1st finance hire)
Tech startup
£45-50k + share options
Stratford, London

We've been retained by a Stratford based startup have who recently secured backing by the most prominent VC in their field. Their technology platform is being rolled out with a mission to improve the living conditions faced by millions of people globally.

You will be the first finance hire, working very closely with the CEO/Founder as well as a 1 day p/w CFO Consultant, taking responsibility for the finance function. The Finance Manager position is an all-encompassing role with a company-wide remit and is an opportunity to bring the finance function in-house and build from the ground up, including designing and implementing all internal processes and procedures. Key responsibilities to include:

• Management of all financial reporting - monthly management and board packs with full analysis
• Build the budgeting and forecasting model for the business
• Providing insight from your analysis to senior management so as to support business decision making
• Statutory reporting and compliance work, including VAT and tax
• Managing payroll, working with an outsourced bureau
• Manage the full transactional finance piece - AP/AR/credit control/banking/reconciliations

• Qualified accountant
• Extremely hands on with a roll your sleeves up and get your hands dirty mentality
• Xero is a huge plus
• Startup enthusiast

Please do get in touch today!