Interim Finance Manager | Fast Growth Fintech Start-Up


Interim Finance Manager | Fast Growth Fintech Start-Up

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    Interim Finance Manager - Fast Growth Fintech Start-Up (Post Series B)

    The Client

    Harmonic are working with a Fintech start-up in the lending space who have raised over £50m to date with plans to secure a £100m+ Series C. They are looking to scale quickly with the planned launch of new product lines.

    They have a fantastic leadership team with plenty of experience scaling and exiting start-ups. Having seen growth of nearly 1000% since 2018 they are proud to be part of a very exclusive club in the Tech start-up space - that is one which has successfully moved into profitability in 2021.

    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 (great for Post Covid!).

    The Role

    The Interim Finance Manager will work closely with an exceptional CFO and experienced Financial Controller. This role is incredibly broad and requires someone who wants to be involved in all elements of Finance including the hands-on build-up of processes and systems as well as ownership of month-end reporting and management accounting. This is an opportunity to grow incredibly quickly with a view to building a team in the short term.

    The role:

    * Responsible for monthly management accounts and month-end reporting (journals, accruals, prepayments, balance sheet reconciliations)
    * Manage the implementation of processes and systems to support the business as it scales
    * Ensure the company is operating under robust financial controls
    * Oversee bookkeeping, AP, AR and VAT returns
    * Key contact with Auditors supporting with year end statutory reporting (IFRS)
    * Build and manage a team as the business scales
    * Extensive ad-hoc projects supporting fundraising and expansion
    * Work closely with multiple teams including risk and compliance

    Required Experience:

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

    Preferred Backgrounds/ experience:

    * Qualified Accountant (ACA or ACCA preferred)
    * Prior start-up experience
    * Red-Brick University Graduate

    Offered Package:

    * £300 - 400 per day (Option for Temp to Perm)
    * Start Date ASAP (Maximum 2 weeks)

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