Financial Controller

Your new company

Our client is one of the world's most innovative companies providing life-saving solutions that can make a real difference in helping to combat one of the world's biggest health burdens. Spun out from the University of Oxford the company is now a global technology firm. You will be joining at an exciting point of the company's growth and be surrounded by teams and people who challenge you, support you, and inspire you to be extraordinary.

Your new role

As an integral part of the Finance team with direct reports, you will be responsible for managing relationships and ensuring fiscal responsibility across the various departments, managing the analysis of financial information and reporting both internally and externally to company stakeholders.

As the right-hand person to the Chief Financial Officer (based in US), you will be helping managers understand the financial implications of business decisions and oversee projects to help the business grow in line with its commercial growth. You will also be managing the management accounting function, Year-end process, annual audit and tax compliance in both the US and UK as well as other financial reporting activities.

You will grow the finance team to ensure that it meets the needs of a rapidly growing business, take responsibility for the development of internal reporting of financial information to provide insight to the board and senior management and assist the CFO with fundraising activities.

What you'll need to succeed

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant with experience in a similar role, ideally within a VC backed start up. You will have strong attention to detail, be highly organised and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment. Detailed knowledge of Xero and experience of providing management information to internal stakeholders as well as report writing for non financial audiences are all required.

What you'll get in return

There is a broad package of benefits on offer including bonus scheme, PMI, 5% pension contributions and hybrid working options.

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