Finance Manager

Job title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
Phone Number: 0203 905 5275
Job Published: 12 days ago

Job Description

Finance Manager Position in a high-growth VC-backed Sustainable FoodTech

We are excited to be partnering with a high-growth VC-backed sustainable FoodTech business. This is a brilliant opportunity in an exciting business that has recently completed Series A fundraise with ambitious growth plans. The business has tripled its headcount in the last 2 years and is looking to continue this impressive growth trajectory. The business has established itself in the UK and European markets and is looking to expand further internationally. As a result, the FD is now looking to put some financial rigour in place and build up the internal finance function with a Finance Manager to support scaling up the business further!

The successful candidate will be working closely with FD to help build out the internal finance structure and implement rigour and control as the business plans for exceptional growth. We’re looking for someone ambitious and happy to get stuck into a varied role in a rapidly growing business. This is a great opportunity to work directly with an impressive and talented FD and gain their mentorship and support.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for identification, implementation, and improvements to business processes and control environment

  • Establishing financial rigour and control with the opportunity to implement a new accounting software

  • Preparation of the month-end financial accounts process, including full production of management accounts.

  • Producing the financial statements including balance sheet, cashflows, and P&L.

  • Business partnering with internal and external stakeholders

  • Co-ordination of year-end audit and statutory account preparation

  • Assisting the FD with forecasting and annual budgeting

  • Management and development of a junior member of staff

  • Ad hoc duties

Essential Background:

  • ACA / ACCA / CIMA Qualified

  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment or SME

  • Excellent collaborative working skills

  • Strong communicator

  • Great analytical skills

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive Salary

  • Hybrid and flexible work schedule

  • Comprehensive Benefits Package

  • The chance to be a part of an impressive business making a massive sustainable impact!