Senior Finance Analyst

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12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Senior Finance Analyst

Job type: Full-time

Contract: Permanent position

Salary: £50-60k

Location: London WC1E 7HJ

If you meet the criteria of this job description, we will be in contact with you within 24 hours

What we are looking for:

  • Candidates who have worked for the big 4 e.g. Deloitte, PWC then moved to a smaller company - evidence and skills of the difference they have made to that company
  • Looking like they are going into potentially 3rd or 4th role?
  • Forward thinking individual-have led a team before
  • Fully qualified candidate with Audit experience, AAT qualifications etc.


  • Managing delivery of regular reporting and planning processes across the FP&A team including:
    • Project manage including all quarterly forecasts, annual budget and monthly outturn / short term forecasting
    • Proactively identifying margin generative opportunities and process efficiencies
    • Planning timetables both within Finance and the wider business
    • Facilitate changes to GL and CC structures within the consolidation models in conjunction with Financial Accounts
    • Overseeing balance sheet and cash flow forecasting, working closely with FD to identify future cash requirements and distillation of Capex forecasts
    • Ownership of all forecasting, consolidation and reporting tools including scoping out new systems and revisions to forecasting models
  • Proactive throughout the month end period to provide reporting and insight with ultimate delivery of monthly financial reporting to both internal and external stakeholders
  • Challenge Commercial Finance and Operational teams on all aspects of the business, utilising tools and data available - identify and create the tools required where these do not already exist
  • Headcount forecasting & insightful reporting for decision making and recruitment sign-off
  • Finance Business Partner to Opex business leaders, responsible for the co-ordination, challenge and presentation of financial projections and results
  • Supporting in the delivery of Board and Investor reporting packs
  • Supporting ad hoc analysis required for the VC investors, and a key team member in supporting the modelling and data requirements for future funding and investment processes
  • Ability to take a flexible approach to responsibilities during a period of rapid growth and change in the team
  • Assist in the delivery of ad hoc projects as instructed by CFO and Finance Director

Skills required:

  • Qualified ACCA/ACA/CIMA accountant with minimum 2 years PQE
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Experience of a high growth, dynamic, responsive environment
  • Advanced MS Excel skills
  • Finance systems literate
  • A flexible individual who enjoys working in a changing environment
  • Strong communications skills - both verbally and on paper


  • Become one of the early employees of a fast-growing, exciting start-up changing the food delivery landscape
  • Have a real impact on the company's growth and evolution
  • Work with people who love what they do every day
  • Highly subsidised gym membership at one of the top local gyms in the area
  • Friday lunches from our very own restaurant partners and regular restaurant sample tastings!