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Part time Finance Manager, City of London

Flexibility: 3 days a week

Location: City of London

Pay: £55,000 FTE

Ref: JN -022019-2925

Our client is a growing technology firm providing specialist services to the banking and financial services industries.
They are looking for a part time Finance Manager to take ownership of their financial function. It’s a fantastic opportunity to join an ambitious start-up, to build a best in class financial structure and directly impact business strategy. They also see this as a great developmental opportunity for this person to really grow with the business.

  • Support the CEO on corporate matters, including financial modelling for fundraising purposes, and the preparation & management of investor reporting materials, preparing for Series A
  • Be central to monetising their data, including designing new scalable processes, including an operations and payments infrastructure to help to efficiently grow the customer base
  • Proactively planning for growth, doing cashflow analysis, supporting the CEO on seeking and applying for funding or investment opportunities
  • Managing & instructing employee payroll and expenses
  • Managing invoicing, collections and reconciliation of payments from customers
  • Preparing and filing annual accounts and tax returns, including liaising with UK accountant and US tax consultant
  • Prepare monthly management accounts, providing insights and recommendations to inform our strategy
  • Managing the UK company NEST pension scheme
  • Managing the company’s share option scheme
  • Establishing a UK company benefits scheme
  • Managing UK and US bank accounts
  • Liaising with the office manager / part-time finance resource in the company’s San Francisco office
  • Maintaining appropriate insurance coverage

Knowledge, skills and experience

  • Independent and organised self-starter not afraid of meeting challenges head on
  • Highly analytical with exceptional attention to detail
  • Commercially minded in order to support data monetistion and pricing strategy
  • Professional accountancy qualification (ACCA, CIMA)
  • SaaS/data startup/scale up experience


  • Tech-savvy and comfortable with modern software applications (they are a software company!)
  • Experience working for/with a tech company and/or a fast-growing start up
  • An international mindset; experience working in multiple currencies and for a company with US customers or operations
  • Awareness of US accounting practices
  • Experience using Xero or            

Location: City of London
Flexibility: 3 days a week
Salary: £55K FTE
Recruiter contact: Linda Baldwin