Finance Manager - Ecommerce Start-Up - London


Finance Manager - Ecommerce Start-Up - London

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    Finance Manager - E-commerce Start-Up - London

    The Client:

    Harmonic are thrilled to be recruiting exclusively for an exciting up and coming, socially conscious fashion start-up with a strong ecommerce prescence located in London. Launched within the last 5 years the company has seen exceptional growth whilst retaining the identity and attitudes of a start-up and non-corporate culture. Over the past three years the company have raised £15m via one of the world's most respected VC funds and are planning to have raised another £10m by the end of 2023.

    The company have two offices within London, both located in vibrant areas which are surroundedg by restaurants and bars - ideal for Thursday night socials! The company pride themselves on their strong values of; accountability, community and passion which they expect to see from their employees. Both office locations have excellent transportation links and are located in Central London.

    The Role:

    Reporting directly to the Head of Finance, you will be managing one bookkeeper and will have the important role of looking forward into the company's economic status and developing commercial exposure for the business! The company are also wanting to develop their reporting process so it will be your chance to explore options that you believe would have a positive impact on the business. The right person will be in to progress to a Head of Finance role within a couple of years.


    * Overall responsibility for the daily reporting of finances within the business and monitoring the cash flow.
    * Producing financial reports related to budgets, account payables, account receivables, expenses etc.
    * Analysing targets within the team and conveying with the Head of Finance to set reasonable expectations and targets to positively impact the business.
    * Managing and coordinating monthly reporting, budgeting and forecast processes.
    * Liaising with the auditors
    * Ensuring that the business meets all its statutory and compliance obligations, including statutory accounting and tax issues.

    Essential Experience:

    * It is important to this fashion start-up that all employees share the same values.
    * Qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA or ACCA)
    * Experience working in a fashion or retail environment
    * Great interpersonal skills for when communicating with both internal and external teams
    * Strong leadership skills
    * A keen eye for detail and desire to probe further into data
    * Ability to stick to time constraints
    * Negotiation skills and the ability to develop strong working relationships

    Non- Essential Experience:

    * Minimum one year work experience within a start-up.
    * Management experience

    Working Hours:

    Monday- Friday 9am - 5pm (Flexible working from home for up to 3 days a week).


    Central London


    £55,000-£65,000 + bonus

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

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