Harper May are currently working with an ambitious technology start up company who have recently gone through a first round seed funding of £6million and have an extension to a second seed planned for mid 2019. The company are aiming to enhance understanding in artificial intelligence and robotics in application to business and financial services. Through improvements in operating systems of the equipment and instruments used in laboratories across universities and private research facilities they are aiming to develop ground breaking technology. At such a pivotal point in the life cycle of the company they are looking for a very applied and energetic Finance Director who has successful experience of taking a company from seed funding through to mezzanine financing and onto being a fully established, profitable organisation.
-Full autonomy of finance function
-Implementation of accounting system, reporting structure and internal controls
-Investor due diligence assessments
-Business partner with CEO to achieve business plan
-Financial modelling, budgeting and forecasting
-Exposure to start up environment, preferably in technology or saas