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Management Accountant

full-time Appear Here London

Appear Here is the leading marketplace for short-term retail space, working with everyone from industry leading brands to exciting start-ups. Our mission is to create a world where anyone with an idea can find space to make it happen. We’ve raised over $20m in funding to date - from tier one investors Balderton and Octopus, as well as some of the world’s largest landlords. Named one of Wired Magazines ‘100 Hottest Start-Ups’ and The Financial Times’ most ‘Disruptive Companies,’ Appear Here has become the go-to destination to make innovative and creative retail ideas happen across London, Paris and New York.

We believe we’re building a game changer for both the retail and property industries: and so far many leading brands and landlords agree with us. The majority of major landlords in the UK have signed up exclusively to use Appear Here as a flexible retail specialist.

As Management Accountant you will play a critical role in the financial performance of a fast growing start-up. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain exposure to all aspects of a finance and work closely with the financial controller, head of finance and wider team to own and improve the processes that are the foundation of the business. An aptitude for numbers, diligence, excellent communication and a can-do attitude are a must in this exciting, fast paced environment.

THE ROLE

  • Raising sales invoices, reconciling payments received from brands renting spaces, ensuring deposits are returned and landlords are paid on a timely basis
  • Day-to-day finance support for international offices in Paris and New York
  • Processing supplier payments and staff expenses
  • Working closely with our accountants to ensure the timely and accurate production of our monthly management accounts.
  • Assisting with various financial planning and analysis projects including understanding causes of variance to Budget and building business cases
  • Implement process improvements to our financial systems - we are a friendly team and new ideas are always welcome; you will be encouraged to find new and better ways of doing things (especially if they make all our lives easier).

WHY WE LIKE YOU

  • 1-3 years experience working in a finance department of a fast growing business
  • Confident using Xero or similar accounting software
  • Proficiency in MS Excel and Google Sheets
  • Quick learner
  • Excellent attention to detail, strong interpersonal skills and impeccable manners
  • Comfortable working to tight deadlines and managing multiple tasks at once
  • Interest in retail and online marketplace sectors


WHY YOU LIKE US

We make ideas happen. Work with some of the most inspiring and innovative brands out there.

We’re no bullshit. You won’t find office politics or excuses here – we say it how it is.

We punch above. We give you the opportunity to achieve more than you thought you could.

  • Stock options
  • Exposure to big brands from every sector of retail
  • Free team lunch every Friday
  • Breakfast and snacks throughout the day
  • Diet Coke on tap
  • World class team and monthly team socials

http://www.appearhere.co.uk
published: Dec. 6, 2018

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