Head of Finance

  • Location
    City Of London, Greater London
  • Category
    Accountancy - Finance Manager
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • Salary
    £ 35 - £ 42 / Hourly
  • OrganizationType

Are you an experienced Financial Controller with an interest in Cryptocurrency?

Want to work fully remotely for a progressive start up?

Our client is looking for an interim Head of Finance to potentially go permanent!

As the Interim Head of Finance you will partner with the team to oversee all accounting and reporting activities and will focus on the development of an effective financial management and control framework fit-for-purpose for a fast-growing start-up and supporting the CEO in financial planning, budgeting and control.

JOB TITLE: Head of Finance

COMPANY: Dynamic crypto company in eCommerce

CONTRACT: Temporary (for 3-4 months whilst recruiting perm - ideally they would like the temp to go perm!)



SALARY: £35 - £42 / hour

CULTURE: Friendly, dynamic, sociable and high tech. Very progressive and forward thinking whilst also being professional


  • Manage all accounting operations including billing, accounts receivable, accounts payable, cash-flow and balance sheet;

  • Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances

  • Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements;

  • Coordinate the preparation of any financial aspects of regulatory reporting, as required;

  • Ensure VAT is properly accounted for and filed

  • Oversee the management of the Company's tax and reporting requirements;

  • Coordinate the month-end and year-end close process;

  • Conduct research to ensure the Company remains compliant with any relevant developments in technical accounting standards, reporting requirements and tax filings;

  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting;

  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls;

  • Provide advice to other members of the management team on financial management and financial control matters as required.


  • Strong overall combined accounting and finance experience

  • Extensive years of experience

  • Degree in Accounting is ideal plus an appropriate professional qualification, ACCA, ACA, CIMA or equivalent

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures

  • Able and have experience in preparing financial statements

  • Experience in managing general ledgers and the month-end/year end close process

  • Able to work with different accounting software

  • Strong administration skills

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