Finance Team Leader

London, East London
£30000 - £35000 per annum
21 May 2019
21 Jun 2019
Tara Magwenzi
Contract type
Part time

This role presents the opportunity to manage 5 team members in a modern and chic working environment, for a growing and emerging fashion company. They're looking for someone that is energetic, outgoing and experienced within a managerial position and keen to continue get their foot in the door within the fashion industry.

Client Details

The client aim to be the best luxury shopping experience in the world and their approach has earned them double digit £m revenue and more than 100%+ annual growth. Previously, they've been voted as one of the fastest growing Tech Companies in the UK. Their offices are in a shared working space that hosts impeccable views and it's extremely trendy, modern and vibrant.


Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Line managing the team of FinOps Assistants (x5)
  • Provide and oversee training for the team
  • Distribute & prioritise tasks amongst the team
  • Provides first level of escalation in case of issues
  • Monitors and enforces company policies on e.g. pricing, entity mapping, returns

Daily reporting, including:

  • Outstanding items on bank/credit card reconciliation by team member
  • Missing VAT receipts by team member
  • Supplier 'store credit' available
  • VIP client aged debtors reporting
  • Processing customer refunds
  • Ensuring FinOps activities are completed in a timely manner which primarily involve; Sales order processing and amendments, purchase order processing/billing and bank/credit card reconciliations
  • Any other ad hoc, role-related duties as deemed appropriate by your manager


The successful candidate will ideally have/be:

  • 3+ years' experience in a similar role
  • ERP system experience (preferably Netsuite, but not essential)
  • ERP experience from a company that holds inventory/stock/physical goods (preferably Netsuite, but not essential)
  • Knowledge of UK VAT rules and exports
  • Proficient in Excel and Google sheets
  • Cultural fit for fast-paced start-up/late-stage start-up (resilient, problem-solving, clear communicator, quick learner, etc.)

Job Offer

The candidate will have access to the following:

  • A salary up to £35k
  • Working day of 9am - 6pm
  • Study Support
  • Cultural and well-being programme
  • Bicycle storage
  • Free tea and coffee
  • On-site shower facilities

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