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Head of Finance

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted almost 2 years ago

  • Sector: finance
  • Type: hybrid
  • Contact: Edward Cardona
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 27 May 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH97824

Handle are currently in partnership with a rapidly growing tech/healthcare start-up, who are looking for an experienced Head of Finance. Working closely with the CFO, you will manage the company's financial operations, ensuring robust processes and regulatory compliance globally. The successful candidate will also play a pivot part in the strategic planning and commercial finance side of the business.

Key responsibilities include -

  • Ownership of the company financial and accounting processes
  • Manage the forecasting and budgeting processes
  • Continuously monitor the company's cash flow
  • Manage external accounting team that run the AP, AR and payroll operations and prepare monthly financial reports for the UK
  • Manage year end statutory accounts
  • Provide reports for the Board and investor relations
  • Manage intercompany and transfer pricing

Candidate Requirements -

  • Accountancy qualification (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
  • Start up or Scale up experience in a SaaS company
  • Financial reporting to senior leadership team and the Board
  • FP&A experience including creating business forecasts
  • HMRC statutory reporting including VAT returns and annual accounts and tax filing
  • Developing departmental consolidated monthly financial reporting including analysis and commentary

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds - we pride ourselves on attracting the best talent for every opportunity through a commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.