Financial Controller

High-Growth, Tech/Logistics Disruptor

London/Remote Working Competitive Salary

Some Accountants like ‘maintenance’ type, finance roles. Others like large corporate environments where they are surrounded by a finance team.

This is certainly NOT one of those ‘typical’ roles.

If you are seeking an alternative challenge within a tech and logistics market disruptor, where you can make a substantial difference, then this could be the ideal opportunity for you.

With phenomenal growth planned, this second-stage start-up are seeking a commercially minded, Finance Professional who will thrive on helping to build something special.

This respected business have a highly experienced, credible and commercially astute senior leadership team who have built a solid base to fuel exceptionally rapid growth moving forwards.

They partner with well-known, internationally renowned travel businesses and their innovative product is likely to become THE future for millions of grateful consumers.

With this ground breaking, superb product, strong partnerships with the relevant stakeholders within their sector, a clear identity and an impressive early track record, they are now positioned for the next chapter in their story.

As the new Finance Controller, you will be a key part of this, overseeing the team’s day to day deliverables that combine the more technical aspects of the finance function as well as nurturing junior team members. In addition to core responsibilities, the role engages legal and tax teams to enable overseas operational activities and is the point of contact for historic financial information.

You will need to strike that well-known balance within any SME of being hands-on and adopting a pragmatic approach to the transactional requirements.

Your ability to communicate effectively, working with and presenting to internal and external stakeholders at all levels is essential.

The Company are currently working with their investors to finalise their Series B fund raising to support future growth and you will form a close partnership with the Directors, the existing management team and stakeholders.

If you are this hands-on, commercially minded individual, have relevant experience (ideally within a high-growth start-up), a background of managing the day-to-day requirements and dealing with the challenges faced within this environment, this could be a perfect match.

The recruitment process is moving extremely swiftly so please send your CV or contact us ASAP.

Requirements

  • A 'can-do', pragmatic, positive and collaborative approach
  • A high level of commercial acumen
  • Strong I.T. Skills
  • A keen eye for detail and accuracy, ensuring financial data is summarised in a logical way and targeted to the relevant audience
  • A knowledge of the challenges of a high-growth start-up businesses
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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