Everyone deserves a job they love. Makers Academy re-trains people as software developers, then helps them find that job.
You deserve a job you love. We’ve got one for you.
At Makers Academy, we're going from a start-up to a scale-up. We're proud of what we’ve achieved in the first 4 years of our journey, but to support us in doubling revenues this year, and then surpassing that, we're creating a new full-time position.
The team will trust you to make sure that day-to-day finance processes run like clockwork, from managing accounts payable and accounts receivable, through expenses, payroll and the preparation of VAT returns, bank reconciliations and P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow reconciliations for review by the Finance Director. You’ll also be interacting with people across the whole business, for example by providing the sales teams with ad-hoc support, developing your commercial skills.
You will report to the Finance Director, who recently joined the business with a background in a Big 4 firm, TMT corporates, and a technology startup. Makers Academy is now at a point where it requires a full-time management accountant/finance analyst to help embed operational excellence into the finance function and to deliver more value to the business. The FD has ambitious plans for the function and as the second hire into the team, you will play an important role in shaping it.
You will definitely:
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You will have the opportunity to work across the business and broaden your skillset, as initially the accounting elements of the role are likely to be occupy around 75% of your time. In our self-managed culture, that means you have the freedom to choose how you deliver value and develop your career with us.
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We’re the best at what we do, according to our clients (both students and employers), our competitors (they all admit it), industry bodies, the press and the government. We can only get better by working with you.
Everyone should have a job they love. Including you!