Finance Director - SaaS startup

Recruiter
Talentedge
Location
London, South East England, EC1
Salary
£80,000 per annum
Posted
28 Oct 2018
Closes
01 Dec 2018
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
Finance Director - Pre-Series A SaaS
London
£80-£110k + share options

Talentedge are exclusively partnering with a 3 year old SaaS startup who are about to complete a sizeable pre-series A funding round with high profile Tier 1 investors and high net worth individuals. Their software platform was created to automate a heavily manual process within the banking sector - the result is revolutionary for the sector.

Reporting into the CEO, this is a crucial role within the organisational structure and will be the final piece of their senior management team. You will be responsible for the financial, strategic, risk management and administration operations of the business.

Key responsibilities to include:
• Preparation of monthly board packs including key KPI metrics analysis and presentation at board meetings
• Financial modelling for investor decks, business scenario planning, cap table and commercial mandate pricing
• Investor reporting and communication including maintaining the cap table and SEIS/ EIS reporting and management
• Preparation of annual EIS R&D tax claim
• Understand and mitigate key elements of the company's risk profile
• Arrange for debt and equity financing where applicable
• Supporting the C-suite with ad-hoc requests from clients around commercial terms and pricing structures
• Preparing shareholder updates and communication
• Maintaining banking relationships
• Reviewing and preparing DD on potential acquisition targets

Profile:
• Qualified Accountant with a strong academic background
• The role would suit an ambitious individual with a genuine desire to work in a highly innovative environment, providing both strategic and financial guidance
• Experience of working in a tech growth firm would be hugely advantageous and exposure to managing equity funding round and building valuation models would be ideal
• Strong controls background
• A proven FD with real gravitas and demonstrable sector knowledge OR an experienced Head of Finance, with the above skills, ready for a Finance Director role, will be considered

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