Management / Senior Accountant

United Kingdom, Greater London, London, England, United Kingdom

Full Time


Company Info

Velocity Black is the next-generation members club for innovators seeking the ultimate luxury: getting the most out of their time.

We use a combination of human and artificial intelligence to deliver the world's most advanced lifestyle service.

"Velocity Black is the coolest app we have ever seen" – GQ Magazine.

Having raised over $30 million since 2015, Velocity is one of the fastest growing technology companies in the world and has been featured in New York Times, GQ, LA Times, TechCrunch, Forbes, GQ, Wired and CNBC.

We are re-imagining the way we discover and experience our world, from restaurants, to travel, to flights in fighter jets to the edge of space. We save and enrich your time, elevate your experience and put a world of possibilities at your fingertips. Our mobile payments infrastructure empowers our customers to never have to pull out a card, with everything from dining to flights automatically taken care of by 0-click payment.

We are the company behind Velocity Black, the global members club & concierge reimagined for the digital age. Book a restaurant, vacation, sold-out concert or a swim with orca whales, all at your fingertips from a single app.

We are recruiting a Management Accountant to join our finance team; a dedicated and diligent chartered professional who understands the importance of timely and highly accurate reporting.

Reporting to the Finance Director but with key relationships with the CEO and COO, this is a significantly visible role and suitable for someone who has proven their ability to work to tight deadlines in a high growth environment.

There are multiple jobs being recruited for

Key Responsibilities:

Key contributor to formation of statutory, management and shareholder reporting of consolidated financials
Working capital control, cash-flow monitoring, reporting and forecasting
Identifying process gaps and implementing and policing controls
To assist the FD in setting up the FP&A division
Provision of technical leadership of accounting standards and compliance
Taxation management, liaising with external advisors to ensure compliance
Liaise with auditors and manage timely and accurate completion of audit, corporate tax, and R&D Tax returns
Management of suppliers
Sourcing appropriate FX hedging instruments as required
Working with the Operations and Business Intelligence teams to ensure regular, consistent and accurate reporting of key metrics
Maintenance of cap table and support with fundraising
Support the launch of new markets
Ad Hoc reporting as may be required from time to timeRequirements

Qualified Accountant
Practice and small business experience
Exceptional Excel and software skills
Experience with Xero accounting software preferable
A strong personality with constant desire to learn and improve
Loves processes; constantly striving to improve efficiency
Hardworking and diligent
Personable with strong communication skills
Meticulous and confident; not afraid to challenge the status quoBenefits

60% of your gym membership covered
Top-tier BUPA private healthcare paid for by Velocity
Great access to Velocity restaurants and experiencesSkills, Qualification and Experience

Qualified Accountant
Ex-Big 4 Preferable
Tech Sector Experience Preferable
Audit Experience PreferableExpires – 18/11/2019

Posted: October 22, 2019