Management Accountant (Newly Qual) | Electric Vehicle Startup


Management Accountant (Newly Qual) | Electric Vehicle Startup

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    £45000 — £55000
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    Management Accountant (Newly Qualified) - Award Winning Electric Vehicle Start-Up

    We are delighted to be working exclusively with an innovative, hyper growth Electric Vehicle (EV) scale-up business looking to revolutionise the way in which robotics and AI are harnessed to deliver Electric Vehicles at the forefront of the shift towards sustainable transport solutions.

    This is an opportunity to work in a hugely entrepreneurial environment which is excellently funded and has ambitions to continue the development of technology which "will change the world".

    The company has recently opened a number of new global sites with exciting international expansion planned for the US market and a host of 'developing nations' and have secured a number of significant contracts with customers.

    Having recently relocated to a new modern office space with the added benefit of flexible working, the client is looking for an ambitious individual who is driven and excited by technology, electric vehicles, sustainability and ultimately being a part of an incredibly exciting scale-up phase.

    The company offers a fast-paced environment, full of motivated and passionate people. They are growing rapidly with headcount set to double this year and are hiring a Finance Manager to support the continued expansion. They are keen to add someone to the company who is fun, hardworking and wants to progress their career quickly.

    The Role

    Working closely with the Financial Controller and Head of Finance this role is a brilliant opportunity for a Newly Qualified Management Accountant (or Finalist) to have significant impact in one of the world's most exciting start-ups.

    The Management Accountant will be responsible for owning the completion of month-end and production of management accounts alongside the roll out of improved KPI analytics and commentary and major process improvement/ system implementation programmes.

    The business is growing incredibly quickly with unrivalled opportunity for learning and progression.


    * Management and completion of month-end reporting (journals, prepayments, fixed asset register)
    * Production of monthly management accounts
    * Development of improved KPI analysis and P&L commentary
    * Production of intercompany reconciliations and oversight of significant elements of the Balance Sheet
    * Completion of VAT Returns
    * Extensive process improvement projects around month-end (automation) and the implementation of improved financial controls
    * Support with the implementation of a new ERP system
    * Mentor and Develop 3 Assistant Accountants
    * Extensive Ad-Hoc Projects (to support new product development and R&D)

    Required Experience:

    * Experience managing day-to-day Finance (month end and management accounting)
    * Excited about working somewhere which is changing every day
    * Desire to work in a rapidly growing scale-up
    * Enjoys working in an exceptionally fast-paced environment
    * Passionate about the EV and Start-Up space in general

    Bonus Experience:

    * Newly Qualified or Finalist (ACCA, CIMA or ACA is preferred)

    * Experience in SaaS, Fintech, Robotics or AI
    * Incredibly ambitious and keen to progress your career quickly


    * £45,000 - £55,000 + bonus
    * The business prides themselves on delivery and impact - therefore this is not a typical 9 to 5 role. They encourage flexibility
    * Initially the role will be remote but post Covid requires 3 days a week in the office

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