Finance Assistant | Fast-Growth Fintech Start-Up | London


Finance Assistant | Fast-Growth Fintech Start-Up | London

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    £25000.00 — £27000.00
    Per annum + Study support
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    Finance Assistant | Fast Growth Fintech Start-Up (Venture Capital Backed) | London

    The Client

    Harmonic are working exclusively with a Technology start-up in the Fintech space who have raised a massive £15m at Series A via two of the world's most well-respected VC funds and a successful Angel investor last year. They are planning a Series B raise for the beginning of next year and are looking for a highly intelligent and ambitious Finance Assistant to join and assist them in doing so.

    With an already expansive global footprint including entry into the US market this is an opportunity to join an ambitious start-up as they embark on a rapid period of growth.

    The environment is creative and fun but very fast-paced. They are looking to find the highest calibre people/ talent to scale the business and this is anything but your typical 9-5 role. My client is based in one of London's 'coolest' areas of the City right on the doorstep of great bars and restaurants.

    The Role

    The Finance Assistant will work alongside the Head of Finance to grow the business. This role is exceptionally broad and is excellent for someone who would love to gain exposure in a lot of aspects within finance. There is scope to progress in the future as well.

    * Responsible for the day to day of cash control including accounts payable, accounts receivable and balance sheet reconciliations
    * Monitoring the debtor's ledger, chasing overdue payments
    * Payroll and staff expenses
    * Supporting the Head of Finance with various adhoc projects such as month-end processes and management accounts
    * Exposure to modelling
    * Adhoc duties to support the finance team

    Required Experience:

    The client is open to 3 different types of backgrounds:

    * High performing graduate with an accounting degree (ideally with a minimum of 3 months experience in a finance role)
    * Smart and ambitious school leaver who has completed their AAT qualifications
    * Finance Assistant with 1-2 years' experience who is keen to progress through their ACCA/CIMA studies

    * Excited by Tech start-ups and Fintech
    * Love working in a fast-paced environment
    * Intelligent and adaptable
    * Excellent Communication Skills

    Preferred Backgrounds/ experience:

    * Prior start-up experience

    Offered Package:

    * £25,000 - £27,000 (flexible)
    * Study support (Our client is happy to sponsor ACA. This is open to both people who are in their early stages of ACCA/CIMA studies or who would rather study towards an ACA qualification)

    Start Date: ASAP

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