Management Accountant | Fast-Growth VC Backed Tech Platform


Management Accountant | Fast-Growth VC Backed Tech Platform

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    Management Accountant (Part Qualified) | Fast Growth VC Backed Tech Platform | Central London

    The Company

    We are delighted to be working exclusively with a VC backed Tech platform who are looking for an ambitious Part Qualified Management Accountant who is nearing qualification. Growing incredibly quickly, the company saw revenue grow from £4m in 2019 to £8m in 2020 (Year 3). They are on track to do almost £20m in 2021!

    Having just moved into a spectacular new office of their own with plenty of room for expansion they saw headcount double in 2020 to circa 40. Based in Central London they are looking to add to their young, ambitious team who are motivated by having a real impact in the success of a scaling business. Crucially they want to have lot of fun in the process! They are a down to earth, sociable bunch with a healthy approach to work-life balance despite the incredibly fast paced environment!

    Their product is innovative and is disrupting an industry which is yet to properly be impacted by the Tech revolution. In the midterm they will also be launching a SaaS based solution. Backed by one of London's major VC funds they have raised substantial Series A Investment which will support a city by city based expansion across the UK and into Europe in 2021/22.

    The Role

    The Management Accountant will report to an exceptional Head of Finance with extensive exposure to leadership teams and both Co-Founders. Ultimately this role is responsible for building and improving Finance processes to facilitate rapid expansion. It will sit across day-to-day Finance, month-end reporting and Management Accounting.

    Managing all elements of Finance there will also be plenty of ad-hoc projects around fundraising and expansion projects.

    * Production of Management Accounts providing insightful commentary and analysis
    * Own the day-to-day Finance piece covering AP, AR, Credit Control with a view to streamlining and automating these processes
    * Manage weekly payroll
    * Own the month-end process (journals, prepayments, balance sheet reconciliations) looking to continuously improve this process
    * Manage Bank Reconciliations in Xero
    * Support the Head of Finance with Year-End Statutory Reporting (IFRS) liaising with Auditors
    * Implement improved financial controls
    * Build out and manage a Finance team
    * Support the Head of Finance with improvement and production of FP&A, financial analysis and financial modelling
    * Support the Head of Finance with the implementation of SaaS and Subscription model KPI's
    * Provide financial analysis and decision support to Sales and Marketing teams

    What we need to see (Essential):

    * Part Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) (Finalist Preferred)
    * Excellent communication skills
    * Desire to work in a fast growth start-up

    What we'd like to see (Non-Essential):

    * Experience implementing improved financial reporting processes
    * Experience owning month end and management accounting
    * Prior start-up experience
    * Technically strong
    * A real enthusiasm for commercial analysis

    Location: Central London + flexible working/ remote working

    Package: £40,000- £46,000 + share options + study support

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