Senior Finance Manager

London, UK
Competitive salary
04 May 2021
07 May 2021
Job role
Finance manager
Experience level

We are looking for a Senior Finance Manager to take day-to-day responsibility for our finance function. Reporting to the CEO, this is a key position within the business as the company enters a critical growth phase. This role would be ideally suited to an experienced individual who is keen to move to a fast-moving, entrepreneurial business and has ambitions to become FD / CFO in due course.

What you'll be responsible for

  • Preparing financial reports including cash reconciliations, snapshots, management accounts, VAT and CT returns.
  • Oversee the production of annual accounts and R&D reports in conjunction with the company's accountants.
  • Ownership of the company's budget and cash flow projections. Regular monitoring and reconciliation.
  • Manage the relationship with the company's payment partner. Analyse payment data and drive opportunities for cost optimisation.
  • General book-keeping and financial control, ensuring the business stay on top of cash flow and working capital.
  • Work with the company's accountants to ensure tax optimisation and compliance.
  • Conduct strategic financial analysis to help guide decision making.

Who we are looking for

Professional qualification such as ACCA, ACA, CIMA, MBA or similar.

Solid experience either in an investment banking / corporate finance function.

Previous experience as a financial controller would be a bonus.

Proficient user of finance software; preferably Xero.

Strong financial modelling and presentation skills.

A solid understanding of financial statistics and accounting principles.

Working knowledge of all statutory legislation and regulations.

Bonus points if:
  • You have worked in a similar role for a growth company.
  • You have experience working with or for tech scale-ups.
  • You have knowledge of accounting and tax regimes outside the UK.


  • Competitive Salary with discretionary bonus.
  • Holiday Perks. Claim a bonus holiday for every year you are with us, plus extra time off between Christmas and New Year.
  • Flexible Hours. Manage your hours in a way that suits you.
  • Professional Autonomy. Build a career around what you believe in.
  • Inclusive Culture. Fun and dynamic with regular socials.

*Please note, this role is not open to recruitment agencies*

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