Financial Controller - FinTech - London

Job Title: Financial Controller - FinTech - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry: financial services
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH21490_1570707766
Contact Name: Hannah Alderson
Job Published: 8 days ago

Job Description

An up and coming FinTech are looking for an exceptional commercial Finance Manager/ Financial Controller. As a key employee of a start-up you will need to be prepared to 'roll-up your sleeves' and lend your experience to many different areas of the business. You will be a sole entity in finance and a "jack of all trades". You will need to be hands on, have start up experience and a strong understanding of the Financial Services industry. The organisation, currently at c60 employees looks to double headcount in the near year.


Specifically your responsibilities will include:

  • Complete ownership of the finance function
  • Extensive board exposure
  • Management Information reporting
  • Controller of all entities across UK & Europe which includes oversight of all AP and AR processes, balance sheet reconciliations and financial statement preparation
  • Bridging the gap between finance and the rest of the business
  • Heavily involved with the business' annual planning exercise, preparing and presenting financial forecasts
  • Strong financial modeller
  • Financial control and budgeting
  • Bulding out finance and core function as business accelerates


To be considered for this job, you will have the following experience:

  • A qualified accountant with a minimum of 7 years of post qualification experience
  • Strong upward trajectory with gravitas to deal with very senior stakeholders
  • Finance Manager experience with an interest in Financial Technology
  • Intelligent, motivated, innovative and excellent ability to get things done
  • Experience building things from scratch
  • Equally comfortable dealing with both the financial detail and the big picture
  • Experience with BI tools, (Power BI desirable)
  • Leveraging technology for automation
  • Consultancy or Engineering background preferred

If you'd like to learn more about this role, please apply to this advert or reach out to Hannah Alderson at Twenty Financial Services