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Financial Controller

Join a cutting edge organisation as we significantly grow our start up in the Software as a Service (SaaS) space focussing on ethical food production and supply chains.

  • Ethical, creative thinker with strong Financial Control experience
  • Lumachain is changing how our food is produced, for good!
  • 3 days /wk with a view to full time as we grow

Full time pro rata to 3 days per week. Fixed Term contract for minimum 6mths possibility of extension

This is an extremely exciting opportunity to join an entrepreneurial firm that is experiencing growth globally! If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please apply now!

About the Organisation

Lumachain is changing how our food is produced, for good. Our platform tracks individual items of food, from farm to fork, including its provenance and condition as it moves through the supply chain. We are also doing extensive work within food processing facilities, working with some of the largest meat, food and retail companies in the world to ensure those working environments are efficient, safe and effective for employees.

Delivering comprehensive, end-to-end solutions for supply chains, and incentivising food producers and processors to create high-quality, ethically produced products, from farm to fork. We provide customers with confidence in provenance, condition and quality that what they buy, is ethically and sustainably sourced.

This is a rare opportunity to work in a global business, led by Jamila Gordon (the recipient of the AI Innovator of the Year in the 2021 Women in Artificial Intelligence Awards, as well as being the 2020 NSW Entrepreneur of the Year, and who has just been named on the BBC’s global ‘100 Women’ list for 2021)

About the Role

Our organisation is entering the next phase of growth, and we are looking for a Financial Controller, with a commercial mindset and insights focus, who can flex with us as the business grows. Initially 3 days per week, we anticipate this role to grow to full time mid 2022.

Key responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to:

  • Overseeing the full accounting function, much of which is outsourced
  • Actively participating in the budgeting and forecasting process
  • Managing and developing various models used in ad-hoc projects
  • Preparing financial reports and presentation packs for Board
  • Providing analytics and insights
  • Supporting business growth and evolution

About You

Reporting to the CFO/COO, the Financial Controller will play an essential role assisting with the full range of accounting and financial activities across the business. The role encompasses; management, forecasting and reporting, working closely and partnering with the CFO and wider team. Key to your success will be:

  • The capability to work autonomously while partnering with the CFO/COO

  • An analytical mindset and methodical approach, being able to think outside of the square

  • Superior Excel skills are a key requirement

  • A CA or CPA qualification is essential
  • Sound commercial business acumen from your proven experience
  • A high degree of proficiency in working with various financial applications and reporting tools
  • Prior experience within SaaS, technology, and/or projects desirable but not essential