Head of Finance | FinTech | Central London

Fleet Street, UK
Competitive salary
16 Sep 2020
16 Oct 2020
Job role
Head of finance
Experience level
Zanda is an Executive search partner that works exclusively with high growth start-ups as they look to scale their business with senior talent. Zanda partners with VC's, Founder's, CEO's and CFO's when it comes to successfully delivering on key senior appointments.

Who's the business

Zanda have been retained by a high growth FinTech business located in London. Having recently gone through a successful period of M&A and fundraising, the CFO is seeking a Head of Finance who can act as their right-hand person across all financial areas of the business. This Series A business has successfully disrupted its market and is experiencing significant growth as a result of the current pandemic. The Founder, CFO and its VC backers have strong ambitions to significantly scale its operations globally in the next 3 years, and the Head of Finance position will play a key role in this growth.

What experiences will you gain

The candidate will work with the CFO to evolve the vision for Finance to deliver and lead a finance team that goes beyond the numbers and has a passion for improving business performance. This role will be critical in helping to prepare the business for further funding rounds and international growth. The successful individual will take full ownership for all areas of financial control, FP&A and have a strong impact on the strategic direction of the business.

What background should have before you press apply!

You will be an ACA qualified professional, with strong controllership and technical knowledge across a broad range of areas such as Tax, Treasury and International accounting. Your ability to deliver on improvements to the efficient running of all financial processes and systems will be crucial as the business looks to aggressively scale its operation globally. Previous exposure to FP&A or an analytically focused role within a growth business would be beneficial.

What do they offer differently vs others

The business will offer a competitive lifestyle and benefits package to include equity. Most importantly you will be given the development opportunity to fast track your career, being mentored by a well-respected CFO and gaining strong exposure of the venture capitalist investors.

To apply for this role, please use the Apply button, or alternatively, email your CV to Andrew Waters: Andrew.waters@zandasearch.com.

Please note that due to the expected volume of applications, we will only be able to respond to those candidates whose experience matches the requirements of our client. If you have not heard from us within the next ten days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.