Commercial Financial Controller - Fast Growth Property Start-Up


Commercial Financial Controller - Fast Growth Property Start-Up

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    £60000 — £70000
    Per annum + Share Options
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    Commercial Financial Controller | Fast-Growth Start-up | London

    The client

    Harmonic are excited to be working with one of London's fast growth property companies in their search for a Commercial Financial Controller. They have grown at an impressive rate and in 2018 their turnover was around £7m, and it looks set to achieve £13m this year at £26m in 2020. They have impressive plans to expand which include launching their services in a variety of new cities around the UK.

    They are in a great position at the moment as they are already profitable and are about to close a funding round, which will help them drive growth within the business.

    The client's office is currently based within a new co-working space in London, with such a great social culture and community value, they provide a great work atmosphere and additional benefits. The ideal candidate would be an ambitious individual who is looking to progress quickly in their career and work with other likeminded people.

    The role

    This role reports into the CFO (he has prior experience scaling one of the UK's biggest Tech success stories) and is an incredible opportunity to take full responsibility for the day to day management of the finance function with repsonsiiblty for driving the commercial performance of the business.

    * Financial Analysis of Commercial agreements and contracts
    * Financial Modelling for expansion
    * Finance Business Partner to Sales team and Leadership Team
    * Improve the qualitiy of financial analysis to drive improved commercial performance
    * Production of Forecasting, Planning and Budgeting.
    * Oversee the Production of Management Accounts
    * Improve and implement robust financial controls
    * Improve and streamline the month-end process
    * Continuous process improvement and system implementation to support the business as it grows
    * Extensive Ad-Hoc Projects alongside the CFO including support with Private Equity fundraising
    * Manage an experienced Management Accountant

    Required Experience

    * Qualified Accountant (ACA Preferred)
    * Commercially Astute
    * Strong Technical skills
    * Excellent Communicator
    * Ambitious and Passionate about being part of a scale-up

    Experience (Preferred)

    * Minimum 2 years' industry experience (ideally within a start-up/SME/Medium-sized business or with a real desire to work in a start-up)

    Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Share Options (dependent on experience)

    Start Date: ASAP (Would see people with 3 months notice period)

    Please get in touch at or give me a call on 0203 773 3530.

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