Financial Controller | SaaS
Renumeration | £75k + bonus
Location | London, 3 days per week office
Are you ready to be part of an ambitious and rapidly growing Private Equity-backed SaaS business based in London? With recent Private Equity investment and an aggressive buy-and-build strategy, the business is on an exciting journey towards our exit plan in the next 2-3 years.
Led by a seasoned CEO and new A* CFO, both have a track record of scaling businesses and leading them through successful exits. This is an exciting opportunity for a step up #2 to lead a finance function, support M&A, post deal integration & manage a small and growing team.
We are seeking a technically strong Financial Controller to take on a key leadership role in our finance team. Reporting directly to the dynamic CFO and working closely with the CEO, you will play a vital role in shaping financial strategy, managing a small team, and supporting the build-out of the commercial finance function. Your responsibilities will encompass budgeting, forecasting, modelling, and overseeing the day-to-day financial operations.
Whether you are freshly qualified or have 1-2 years of finance experience, this is a great step up opportunity & fast track route to a Finance Director.
Financial Leadership: Work closely with the CFO and CEO to develop and execute financial strategies to support our aggressive growth and exit plans.
Team Management: Lead and mentor a small finance team, providing guidance and support to ensure the team's success.
Budgeting and Forecasting: Oversee the budgeting and forecasting processes, ensuring alignment with our strategic objectives and assisting in long-term financial planning.
Financial Modelling: Create and maintain comprehensive financial models to support strategic planning and decision-making.
Technical Expertise: Ensure compliance with accounting standards and regulations while implementing best practices in financial reporting and controls.
Commercial Finance: Support the build-out of our commercial finance function, collaborating with cross-functional teams to provide financial insights and support commercial decision-making.
Financial Operations: Oversee day-to-day financial operations, including financial reporting, accounts payable/receivable, and cash management.
Professional finance qualification (e.g., ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent).
Proven experience in a finance role, ideally within a high-growth SaaS or tech company.
Strong technical accounting skills and knowledge of financial reporting standards.
Experience mentoring or managing a finance team and fostering a collaborative work environment.
Excellent communication skills to interact effectively with the leadership team and external stakeholders.
Proficiency in financial software and systems (e.g., Excel, ERP systems).
Real Estate Power BI Data Analyst
Finatal is working with a dynamic real estate tech firm with substantial backing from PE investors. Their mission is to revolutionise the real estate industry through data-driven solutions, and are committed to enhancing KPIs and optimising real estate operations. The business is expanding rapidly
They are seeking a Real Estate Power BI Data Analyst to join their team and play a pivotal role in elevating their KPIs by translating real estate data into actionable insights. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, analyse real estate data, and craft insightful reports and dashboards to guide our business strategies.
Collaborate with real estate stakeholders to understand their unique data needs and requirements, such as property performance, market trends, and occupancy rates.
Acquire, cleanse, and transform real estate data from various sources to ensure data integrity, including property management software, financial reports, and market data.
Design visually compelling and interactive dashboards and reports using Power BI, focusing on key real estate metrics such as:
Occupancy rates and trends
Lease expiration and renewal data
Rental income and expense analysis
Property valuation and appreciation.
Market comparable and competition analysis.
Analyse real estate data to uncover trends, patterns, and insights that drive sound business decisions, such as optimising rental pricing strategies and identifying opportunities for property expansion or divestment.
Work closely with teams to pinpoint areas for enhancement and devise strategies to optimise real estate KPIs, including improving property ROI and maximising rental income.
Regularly monitor and maintain existing reports and dashboards, implementing updates as needed to reflect changing real estate market conditions.
Provide training and support to team members on effective Power BI utilisation and real estate data analysis.
Interim Financial Controller
3 month initial contract
(Scope for extension & permanent position)
Remote (adhoc travel across the East Coast)
Flexible hourly rate depending on experience.
- Must have experience with SaaS/It Managed services
- Must have strong exposure to US GAAP
- Preferably have experience working for a Private Equity backed business
- Preferably CPA qualification
Salary: £130-160k, plus bonus
Finatal are partnered with an extremely high growth, PE backed business, seeking an Integration Director to devise and implement their integration strategy for all newly acquired businesses. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless transitions, capture synergies, and maximise value creation
Interim Financial Controller
£600-650 day rate
Manchester Based / Hybrid
Finatal are currently partnering with a Large-Cap private equity fund supporting a Software Development company seeking an Interim Financial Controller. This an exciting period to join an aspirational business within the services sector set to double its growth by the end of this year. This requires a hands-on individual with the ability to produce and generate high-level financial budgets, forecasts, and reports. In addition to business reconciliation.
Interim FP&A Manager
Central London / Hybird
Finatal are currently partnering with a Large Cap private equity fund supporting a Ed-Tech business within their portfolio. Due to their continued growth, they seek a strong commercially focused individual to create to financial plans and budgets forecasting for investors and senior stakeholders. Modelling experience is desired in addition to strong business partnering abilities. An exciting opportunity to lead the professionalization of the commercial arm of the business.