Finance Manager (Newly Qual) - Fast Growth Start-Up - VC Backed


Finance Manager (Newly Qual) - Fast Growth Start-Up - VC Backed

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    £50000 — £55000
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    Finance Manager - Fast Growth Property Tech Start-Up (Venture Capital Backed)

    The Client

    Harmonic are delighted to be working exclusively with an incredibly fast growth Property Technology start-up who are backed by one the world's leading Venture Capital Funds (they have backed 3 well known Tech 'Unicorns' to date). With a global presence covering the UK, Europe and the US a recent fundraise is driving consolidation in these markets as well as the delivery of a major expansion strategy into developing countries.

    Our client is also launching a number of new innovative services to drive continued growth into other sub sectors of the market and have recently agreed some major commercial contracts (multi- million £).

    They have recently moved into a brand-new office in Central London. The team consists of an experienced exec level and predominantly young, smart, ambitious people who are motivated by driving the business forward. It is a very sociable environment and the company culture is built around inclusion and accountability. They have had company days out including 'Bake-Off' and White-Water Rafting in the last couple of months!

    The Role

    The Finance Manager (Newly Qualified) will have an incredibly broad role managing large pieces of the Finance function and supporting the Financial Controller and CFO to drive the growth of the business providing 'best in class' business partnering and commercial support to leadership teams.

    The role:

    * Manage the monthly close process and the production of management accounts
    * Support the implementation of processes and systems to support the business as it scales
    * Provide detailed and insightful P&L analysis
    * Business Partner with multiple business unit leaders providing analysis and decision support
    * Support the production of forecasting, planning and budgeting (FP&A)
    * Support the FC and CFO with improving the financial model
    * Ensure the company is operating under robust financial controls
    * Responsibility for day-to-day Finance working closely with the Finance Assistant (bookkeeping, AP, AR and VAT returns)
    * Key contact with Auditors managing year end statutory reporting (IFRS)
    * Support the CFO and FC with multiple ad-hoc projects including future fundraises, international expansion projects and strategic planning
    * Build and manage a team as the business scales

    Required Experience:

    * Excited by Tech start-ups
    * Love working in a fast-paced environment
    * An eye for improving and setting up processes
    * Highly intelligent and adaptable
    * Excellent Communication Skills
    * Commercially astute
    * Confident Engaging with multiple Non-Finance Stakeholders

    Preferred Backgrounds/ experience:

    * Newly Qualified Accountant (ACCA, CIMA or ACA)

    Offered Package:

    * £50,000 - £55,000 + Share Options
    * Start Date ASAP (can wait 3 months for the right person)

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

    Please feel free to circulate this with any friends or contacts that may be interested.

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