Finance Director (UK office, part-time)

Job Title: Finance Director
Level: Senior
Type: Part-time (3 days) – Permanent
Reporting to: Co-Founder
Location: Commutable to Oxford
Closing Date: Friday 29th March

The Company

Passle is a rapidly growing enterprise SaaS company, offering a thought leadership platform for large commercial law firms and strategic consultancies. We enable knowledge-rich, time-poor professionals to create insights and establish themselves as the ‘go-to’ experts in their field. Our clients include some of the world’s largest law and professional services firms including Freshfields, Linklaters, MacFarlanes, AlixPartners and Reed Smith.

The Role

We are currently seeking to hire a seasoned Finance Director into our company. This individual will be responsible for the running of the finance function and working closely with the rest of the management team. As Passle continues to grow over the coming years, this position requires the Finance Director to work on improving the process and efficiency of the business as we expand. The successful individual is going to play a key role in future financing plans, as well as providing strategic and commercial support across the company.

The Finance Director will have ownership of all financial planning, budgeting and forecasting activities, as well as overseeing all the tax and accounting of our legal entities across the UK & US. In addition to this, this individual will be responsible for managing working capital and cash flow to help optimise cash requirements while maximising sales and margin opportunities. In addition to this, the role will be responsible for managing & maintaining our company share scheme.

As Passle continues to expand in the United States, the Finance Director is expected to leverage their knowledge and expertise of US tax & accounting, and working with external advisors ensure that we comply with all regulatory requirements.

Leveraging off their financial expertise and prior experience of working in a technology business, we are looking for someone to make recommendations of how we can improve our financial processes and systems and lead in the implementation of new and enhanced ways of working.

The Finance Director will work closely with the company Co-Founders and management team as well as establishing good relationships across the wider company. They will be responsible for managing and overseeing our in-house Finance team.

Role Requirements

To be considered for this role, there are certain requirements you must meet:

  • ACA/ACCA trained
  • SaaS experience
  • Commutable to Oxford
  • Exceptional communicator
  • Excellent spreadsheet & modelling skills
  • Ability & willingness to get very hands on & into the detail
  • Strong relationship builder
  • Confident presentation skills

Relevant Experience required

  • Working with a US subsidiary & statutory filing requirements in the USA
  • Implementing and monitoring SaaS KPI’s
  • Departmental management
  • Managing bank, investor and external advisor relationships (tax, audit etc)
  • Exposure to pricing strategy projects
  • Leading the annual budget & forecasting processes
  • Monthly reporting requirements to external financiers & the Senior Leadership Team
  • Systems implementations, along with improving finance processes

Package details

  • Competitive base salary
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Share Options
  • Pension Plan
  • 25 days Annual Leave
  • Company trips away
  • Gympass access
  • Flexible working
  • IT Equipment & support in setting up your workstation

About Us

At Passle, we believe in embracing diversity in all its forms and fostering an inclusive environment for all people to do their best work with us. We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, neurodiversity status or disability status.

Diversity and inclusion are a priority for us, so we need to attract the best talent and create an environment that supports and includes them.

Interested in applying?

We would love to hear from you if you. Please send your CV and a short paragraph about why you think you’d be a great fit for the role to sarahm@passle.net.

Please submit your application before Friday 29th March.

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