Head of Finance
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 19/10/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06030-0011172209


Robert Half Financial Services are currently working with a Start-Up Investment firm based in Central London helping them source a Head of Finance for a 12-month project. This role is to start within 2 weeks.

Rate: £100,000 plus benefits.


As Head of Finance you shall be covering a maternity cover for 12 months, managing a team of 3. Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Implementing and maintaining highest quality financial controls throughout the business
  • Build and maintain the budgeting and forecasting for the whole company, reviewing frequently
  • Oversee the full month-end process and communicate all financial information to the exec team
  • Working closely with colleagues in Treasury, Risk and the wider business to ensure that liquidity, capital and market risk is managed in line with Board's risk appetite.
  • Ensure the fund accounting and operations processes are efficient and scalable


Required Experience and Skills:

  • Fully qualified accountant, 7+ years post qualified experience
  • Experience managing complex multi-currency, multi-geography business
  • Experience within Financial Services and Start-Up firms essential
  • Immediately available

Required Characteristics:

  • High energy, positive attitude, professional and mature
  • Self-directed and motivated
  • High degree of intellectual curiosity
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Demonstrated ability to improve processes


This firm was founded by experienced finance & technology professionals in 2014 and have since been backed by some of the most infamous entrepreneurs and successful VC firms. Their focus is on nurturing and facilitating great ideas to become thriving businesses- all of which they are very active investors in. They have expanded globally and are now at the point where they will become revenue generating.

Salary & Benefits

Rate: £100,000 plus benefits.

Location: Central London

The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training.

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