Head of Finance - Fast growing VR tech company

Recruiter
Michael Page
Location
London, City of London
Salary
£90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted
26 Nov 2020
Closes
03 Dec 2020
Ref
JN -112020-1558210
Contact
Camilla Strachan
Job role
CFO
Sector
Digital
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Experience level
Director
  • A newly created position for a Head of Finance to join this fast-growing virtual reality technology company
  • Soho based role which will allow home working

Client Details

  • This exciting client is a collection of some of the world's best virtual reality creatives, technologists, developers and producers
  • With their highly technical 360 productions, they are able to deliver incredible VR experiences for their audiences
  • Users are able to get completely 'lost' in the content they are engaging with
  • They have worked with some of the world's most iconic brands and agencies and their clients can include anything from Universities and government bodies, to corporations and start-ups

Description

The role includes overseeing external and internal reporting, budgeting and controls with a broader operational remit of building out the finance and accounting team and implementing systems and processes to support business scale up.

● The successful candidate will be a highly motivated, respected leader with a proven track record in financial management.

● Proven experience of overseeing the finance function within an organization.

● Knowledge and experience in working with different accounting systems and implementation experience.

● Sound foundations in bookkeeping, bank reconciliation, and cash flow management.

● Experience in building teams and track record of people management.

● Strong communication and interpersonal skills, credible at all levels both within and outside the finance function.

● Highly organized with the ability to work towards deadline.

Profile

  • Someone with experience working in small, growing companies
  • Someone who is confident to deliver and report to the CEO and Board of Directors
  • Someone who can implement systems or enhance them
  • Someone who can introduce KPIs
  • Someone who can recruit and develop a team
  • Someone who can deal with their lenders
  • Someone very capable with external and internal management reporting
  • Someone with experience of fund raising or M&A

Job Offer

  • Competitive basic salary £90-110k
  • Potential for share options
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Home working
  • 25 days annual leave + birthday