Finance Manager

  • Bankable
  • London, UK
  • 07/04/2021
Full time Finance

Job Description

Finance Manager

About Bankable

Bankable is an award-winning FinTech providing a payments platform enabling solutions including virtual accounts, virtual & plastic prepaid card programmes, e-wallets & light banking. We are currently experiencing exponential growth with a client base ranging from global corporates, banks, insurers and marketplaces to SMEs and FinTechs.

Role Purpose

We are currently looking for a Finance Manager to join the Finance team and assist the establishing and developing the Finance function. Bankable is growing and there is a need for continued development of strong and effective processes to support the company as it scales. You will contribute to shaping the finance department throughout the ongoing development of finance processes, insightful reporting and analysis, and efficient and effective workflows. You will have a keen interest in FinTech and will have the opportunity to make an impact in all areas of the business.

Requirements

You will support Bankable’s expansion by assisting the Finance team in the following activities
  • Preparation and analysis of monthly accounting entries, management accounts and financial information including commentary.
  • Assist with weekly cash and treasury functions, including client invoicing, scheduling payments, oversight of debtors and creditors position and reconciliation of cash transactions.
  • Prepare weekly Finance Report for the Executive Team.
  • Work alongside the Head of Finance in preparing value add dashboard reporting for various departments and identifying improvements to KPI reporting, including business intelligence tools.
  • Work closely with the other Finance Manager and Head of Finance in developing and documenting scalable finance processes and controls, driving efficiencies within the Finance team and reducing reporting timelines.
  • Ensure Bankable’s financial reporting is aligned with current UK GAAP accounting standards.
  • Business partnering with teams across the business including Operations, Compliance and Account Managers.
  • Assist the Head of Finance with current and future finance transformation projects.
  • Ensure HMRC compliance including VAT returns, corporation and other tax returns/reporting.
  • Ad-hoc, project-based analytical duties working closely with the Head of Finance.


Our Ideal Candidate
  • ACA Qualified Accountant with UK GAAP experience
  • Payments/FinTech experience highly desirable.
  • Good technical accounting knowledge.
  • Advanced excel skills (advance formulas, large data sets, pivot tables etc).
  • Desire to work in a very high growth business.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and across functions.
  • Drive, motivation and excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Native level fluency in English (oral & written) – French and other languages are a definite plus!


Benefits
  • Work at a fun, fast-paced, award winning FinTech with headquarters in Canary Wharf (Due to Coronavirus, we have been operating as a fully remote business and will provide remote and flexible working moving forward)
  • Competitive salary
  • Pension
  • Support, training, personal and professional development
  • Plenty of opportunities for progression
  • A collaborative work environment where you are encouraged to take the initiative
  • You will have the flexibility to grow and shape your career within Bankable, based on your interests and ambitions
  • Work at a fun, fast-paced FinTech based in Europe’s largest technology accelerator Level39 (Canary Wharf, London). In addition to awesome views of London, our office offers unlimited coffee brewed by a slick Nespresso machine, fresh fruit for breakfast and freshly baked cookies every day at 3pm!
  • Competitive salary
  • Pension
  • A collaborative work environment where you are encouraged to take the initiative
  • You will have the flexibility to grow and shape your career within Bankable, based on your interests and ambitions