If you haven’t heard of Wirex, then you’ll now know why we’re recruiting - we’re a fintech secret on the cusp of becoming famous! With a genuinely differentiated product, we’re connecting crypto, currencies and convenience for users around the world - all wrapped in an app and armed with a VISA card that can be used to pay for the tube, swap currencies (digital and fiat), or buy ‘that’ new thing you saw last time you visited the local shopping mall.

Our consumers are many, and everywhere – but we’re looking to build and scale our brand. With 3 product offerings (APAC, NA and Europe) we’re a 24-7 diverse collection of people, from hardcore crypto geeks to people that are just passionate about being in fintech and working on a new way of making payments faster and simpler.

The goal is to protect the company’s revenues and profits to achieve full financial control and sustainable growth. The candidate must be well-versed in all aspects of financial management ranging from simple accounting to broad investment and banking operations. The ideal candidate will be an excellent leader since all relative departments of the organization will be under their command. This role has global scope. 

 

The role 

  • Drive the company’s financial planning 
  • Perform risk management by analysing the organization’s liabilities and investments 
  • Decide on investment strategies by considering cash and liquidity risks 
  • Control and evaluate the organization’s fundraising plans and capital structure 
  • Tracking and ensuring cash flow is appropriate for the organization’s operations. Analysing the company’s financial strengths and weaknesses whilst proposing corrective action  
  • Assisting in the processes of financial prediction and preparation of budgets  
  • Oversee preparation of financial reports  
  • Establish and maintain good relationships with external partners, stakeholders and investors  
  • Oversee departments involved in purchasing, pricing, investments, debt management and accounts payable and receivable 
  • Provide recommendations to the CEOs and members of exec team 
  • Assest the executive team on long-term financial and business planning  
  • Prepare reliable current and forecasting reports 
  • Set up and oversee the company’s finance IT system 
  • Ensure compliance with the law and company’s policies 
  • Provide leadership to a team of financial accountants, treasurers, traders  and financial analysts. 

 

Requirements

  • Proven solid experience as CFO at a global level  
  • In depth knowledge of corporate financial law and risk management practices 
  • Excellent knowledge of data analysis and forecasting methods 
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office and financial management software 
  • Good knowledge of crypto assets and blockchains 
  • Ability to strategize and solve problems 
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills 
  • Excellent communication and people skills 
  • An analytical mind, comfortable with numbers 
  • CPA/CFA is a strong advantage 
  • BSc/BA in Accounting, Finance or relevant field; MSc/MBA is a plus


Benefits

  • 25 days Holiday
  • Health cover
  • Flexible office hours
  • Work on an incredible innovative product
  • Opportunity to grow your career and professional development at an innovative FinTech company
  • Central Location
  • Work in a friendly and creative environment
  • Regular team gatherings and social events

Diversity and Inclusion

We invite applications from anyone who shares our vision and demonstrates our company values. If you have what it takes to perform the role and have the capabilities required that we have listed in the job description, then we want to hear from you.

We embrace unique and are immensely proud of our diverse team and inclusive culture, if you want to be a part of our exciting journey, don't hesitate to apply.

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