FD Capital are please to report that we are recruiting for a Series A SaaS (Software as a Service) company based in London. With successful funding from leading venture capital firms, we are poised for rapid growth and expanding our market presence. Our innovative software solutions revolutionize the way businesses operate and streamline their processes, enabling them to achieve greater efficiency and productivity.
We are seeking an experienced and strategic Finance Director to join our dynamic and fast-growing team. As the Finance Director, you will play a critical role in managing our financial operations, driving financial planning and analysis, and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements. This is a unique opportunity to make a significant impact on our company's financial strategy as we scale and establish ourselves as a market leader
- Develop and execute financial strategies, policies, and procedures that align with the company's growth objectives and investor expectations.
- Lead and oversee all aspects of financial management, including budgeting, forecasting, financial reporting, cash flow management, and tax planning.
- Prepare and present accurate and timely financial reports, including monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements, to the executive team, board of directors, and external stakeholders.
- Conduct comprehensive financial analysis to identify key performance indicators, monitor financial health, and provide strategic insights to drive business growth.
- Collaborate closely with the executive team to develop financial models and business plans to support fundraising efforts and investor relations activities.
- Manage relationships with external stakeholders, including investors, auditors, tax advisors, and financial institutions, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and timely reporting.
- Drive the annual budgeting process, working closely with department heads to develop accurate budgets, monitor actual performance, and provide variance analysis.
- Establish and maintain strong internal controls and financial policies to mitigate risk and ensure accurate financial reporting.
- Evaluate and implement financial systems, tools, and processes to improve efficiency and scalability as the company grows.
- Stay updated on relevant financial regulations and industry trends, advising the executive team on potential impacts and opportunities.
- Provide guidance and mentorship to the finance team, fostering a culture of collaboration, growth, and high performance.
- Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field. MBA or advanced degree is preferred.
- Professional accounting qualification such as ACCA, CIMA, or CPA is highly desirable.
- Proven experience (8+ years) in finance and accounting roles, with at least 3 years in a senior leadership position, preferably within the SaaS or technology industry.
- Strong understanding of financial management principles, financial modeling, and analysis.
- Experience in managing financial operations, including budgeting, forecasting, financial reporting, and cash flow management.
- Solid knowledge of regulatory requirements and compliance, particularly related to SaaS and technology companies.
- Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain relationships with investors, auditors, and financial institutions.
- Excellent analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex financial data and provide strategic insights.
- Exceptional leadership and team management abilities, with a track record of building and developing high-performing finance teams.
- Strong communication and presentation skills, with the ability to convey financial information to both financial and non-financial stakeholders.
- Proficiency in financial software applications and advanced knowledge of Excel.
£90,000 - £110,00· Full-time
Join our fast-paced and innovative team, and be part of our exciting journey as we transform the industry with our cutting-edge SaaS solutions. Apply now to contribute to our growth and success as the Finance Director.
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