Management Accountant - Hyper Growth e-commerce start-up


Management Accountant - Hyper Growth e-commerce start-up

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    Management Accountant - Hyper Growth E-commerce Start-Up

    The Client

    We are pleased to be working with an innovative e-commerce retail start-up. The company offers a fast-paced environment full of young, driven, and passionate people. Having won several awards, they are growing rapidly. Turnover has increased from £15m in 2018 to circa £50m in 2020. They have seen incredible growth because of Covid and are on track to achieve £100m Turnover in 2021.

    Much of this growth is International with the business trading in c.10 countries across 3 continents. This is an opportunity to have real impact on building out the finance function in terms of both process and quality.

    They are keen to add someone to the business who is fun, hardworking, intelligent and wants to progress their career quickly.

    The have just moved into a brand-new office with plenty of space for growth in one of London's 'coolest' areas. They do a lot of socialising outside of work!

    The Role

    The Management Accountant is key to the growth of the business and is responsible for owning and improving all management accounting, MI and monthly close processes whilst closely working with the FD, Financial Controller and COO to drive growth internationally.

    * Manage the production of Management Accounts (multiple international entities)
    * Manage monthly close process
    * Assisting in the production of forecasts and analysis alongside the FD
    * Build Financial Reporting tools to report on stock and inventory
    * Manage the production of VAT and Intrastat returns
    * Work with External Advisors providing support on International Tax and Transfer Pricing issues
    * Assisting on the implementation of new accounting software
    * Providing business partnering to multiple areas of the business including marketing, distribution, and sales teams
    * Support and mentor 3 junior Finance Assistants
    * Support multiple ad-hoc projects as the business scales

    Required Experience:

    * Self-starter
    * E-commerce/ Retail experience
    * Experience with International Operations (multi-currency)
    * Excellent communicator
    * Ability to engage with Senior stakeholders
    * Enthusiastic, highly motivated, and ambitious
    * Part Qualified (ACCA, CIMA)

    Bonus Skills:

    * Experience in a scale-up or start-up

    Offered Package:

    * £40,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + Pension + Study Support
    * Start Date ASAP (can wait for someone with 1 months' notice)
    * Please note this role initially will be remote followed by circa 2 days per week in the office for those that wish

    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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