Our client, a young start-up, International Money Remittance company based in central London is looking to recruit a Head of Finance. This is a new post which has previously been outsourced. The role holder will report into the CEO.
The right candidate must have core banking experience and ideally experience of working in money remittance, the wider payments industry /financial services or FinTech/ FX.
The purpose of the role as Head of Finance will be to take responsibility for the overall financial function, ensuring an environment of tight financial control and delivery of the Company’s financial strategy.
key tasks will include:
Carrying out budgeting, financial planning, forecasting and performance analysis. Preparing and controlling the annual budgeting and forecasting process
Establishing, developing and maintaining processes and ledgers for, and records of, all financial transactions
Communicating, presenting and providing business information to the Board, attending management, Committee and Board meetings
Recording, reporting and presenting financial performance information for both management and for statutory requirements
Maintaining comprehensive records of all fixed assets
Continually monitor financial systems and processes to identify improvements or efficiencies as part of a continuous improvement plan.
Maintaining rolling 3-month operational and pre-funding FX cashflow forecasts
Interfacing externally with banks, auditors, accountants, other professional advisors and regulatory bodies and interfacing internally with investor entities to ensure smooth operational funding of the business
Interfacing with financial partners and business development teams in assessing potential new business programs
Ensuring all financial activities and reports are in compliance with financial regulations set by the FCA and other UK and non-UK regulatory bodies
Managing the Finance team
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