LiveMore is looking for a Director of Finance with a dynamic mindset who brings a broad range of relevant experience and an instinct for managing new situations as they arise.
As a fast growing finance business, we need an individual who can bridge the strategic financing dialogue at Executive Management / Board level at one end and deliver total accuracy in the day to day finance execution at the other, working with financial controllers and our Operations team to tight deadlines and liaising with other parts of the business as necessary.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Participation in Leadership Team, representing all aspects of finance.
- Work with CEO and MD Finance on projecting requirements for business growth and overhead, and on delivering these financing requirements.
- Incorporating wide range of relevant factors into finance discussion including operational flexibility, tax, financing risks, execution risk, counterparty risk, structural risk etc
- Participate as required in funding discussions and management of ongoing relationships with investors and other parties involved in financing structures.
- Management, financial and regulatory reporting
- Budgeting and reporting against budget
- Work with MD Finance on medium / long range financial business model
- Cash management and forecasting
- Tax matters
- Audit matters (external and internal)
- Oversight of financial control processes / management of financial controllers
- Work with MD Finance to appoint key finance suppliers / professional advisors; manage suppliers and advisors
- Assistance with investor due diligence on finance aspects, as required
- Executive finance role in retail / consumer finance business
- Wholesale capital raising / structured finance
- Qualified accountant
- Entrepreneurial – a self starter comfortable operating in ambiguity
- Problem solver – able to identify the root cause and take action to solve it
- Versatile – comfortable operating outside of normal remit, with a focus on driving the business
- Action oriented – eager to work in a fast-paced delivery focussed environment
- Competitive compensation (base + equity)
- A compelling mission, to simplify lending for an underserved segment of society;
- An exceptional team, bringing diverse experience from not only the mortgage lending space but also the worlds of technology, strategy consulting, banking, private equity, hedge funds and credit.