Finance Analyst

An opportunity to shout about. Do you want to work within a smart, solutions-based finance team? This role includes end-to-end experience of the whole finance process, from management accounting to analysis-based FP&A. You would not only be involved in the day-to-day financials for True - but also our various funds. This is a very varied opportunity and will involve work you’d expect in a finance analyst role, but also the chance to work alongside our Finance Principal on projects to reimagine how we do business.

About True

True is a consumer-focused investment and innovation firm that is reimagining what good business looks like, by building and connecting tomorrow’s consumer brands with an innovative approach where everyone wins: the consumer, the company, the people and the planet.

True’s people-first and holistic approach to building consumer brands, encapsulates everyone in the industry from startups and growing brands, such as British cycling brand Ribble and workplace mental health platform Unmind, through to industry giants such as Warner Brothers, Coca-Cola and Marks & Spencer. Culturally, True strongly believes in the importance of putting equal emphasis on people, planet and profit, its commitment underlined by its B Corporation Certification.

With a brand-new beautiful office in Victoria, London to call home, that includes a wellness suite, creative studio, and well stocked bar and kitchen, we’re creating a physical space for not just our team, but our consumer-focused community to thrive within. We support remote working – just ask for details.

Job Specification

This role involves:

• Day-to-day running of True’s finance environment.

• Outsourced accounting team and tax advisers.

• Fund Administration.

• Business analysis including cost centre reporting/review with department heads and project coordination, as well as developing new analysis to drive our business forward.

• Monthly and quarterly investor reporting, including liaising and owning the relationship with our Fund Administrators, ensuring fund administrator reporting is accurate, on time, and reflective of wider business insights.

• Annual Fund audit process and annual accounts preparation.

• Annual tax filing process for the fund.

• Supporting investor relations function, communicating with investors.

• Review expenses, distributions and drawdowns of funds.

• Managing and enhancing banking relationships, whilst supporting overall liquidity management process.

Qualifications & desirable skills:

• A strong cultural fit with the True team.

• Clear evidence of behaviours aligned with True’s purpose and values.

• A strong proven academic track record.

• Part or Fully Qualified ACA or equivalent.

• Proven analytical skillset.

• The ability to work in a fast-paced, challenging, dynamic environment.

• Excellent written, presentational and oral communication skills.

• Strong numeracy skills.

• An ability to demonstrate high levels of discretion and judgement when working with confidential information.

Benefits

• Private Medical Insurance

• Life Assurance (4x salary)

• Cycle to Work Scheme

• Free access to Mental Health Platform Unmind

• Discounts across portfolio brands

• A well-stocked team kitchen and fridge

• Access to onsite wellness suite

• Regular social events

• Enhanced maternity policy

True Behaviours

True is re-shaping business as a force for positive change and showing the world a better way to succeed. So naturally with this comes the strong behaviours we value, which align our employees to our business practices:

  • Passion for True

    • Believe in the powerful purpose

  • Emotional Intelligence

    • Big ambitions but remain kind, respectful & human

  • Comfort in discomfort

    • Constant improvement and not comfortably standing still

  • Big thinking, self-starting

    • Original ideas and the passion to make them reality

  • Results driven

    • Having a purpose and driving success together

  • Team first

    • Employee engagement and cooperation

  • Own your best self

    • Take care of yourself to bring your best self

Want to work with us? Please send your CV to: talent@true.global and Sheetal (HR Manager) will come back to you.

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