Finance Manager



Accounting & Finance
London, UK
Posted on Friday, July 5, 2024

Who we are

Tractable is an Artificial Intelligence company bringing the speed and insight of Applied AI to visual assessment. Trained on millions of data points, our AI-powered solutions connect everyone involved in insurance, repairs, and sales of homes and cars – helping people work faster and smarter, while reducing friction and waste.

Founded in 2014, Tractable is now the AI tool of choice for world-leading insurance and automotive companies. Our solutions unlock the potential of Applied AI to transform the whole recovery ecosystem, from assessing damage and accelerating claims and repairs to recycling parts. They help make response to recovery up to ten times faster – even after full-scale disasters like floods and hurricanes.

Tractable has a world-class culture, backed up by our team, making us a global employer of choice!

We're a diverse team, uniting individuals of over 40 different nationalities and from varied backgrounds, with machine learning researchers and motor engineers collaborating together on a daily basis. We empower each team member to have tangible impact and grow their own scope by intentionally building a culture centred around collaboration, transparency, autonomy and continuous learning.

We are seeking a highly skilled and detail-oriented Financial Controller to play a crucial role in developing and managing the accounting and control team. The role will report directly to the Finance Director.

  • Oversee all aspects of financial management, including accounting and reporting
  • Ensure timely and accurate preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements in accordance with GAAP
  • Develop and maintain internal controls to safeguard company assets and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the accounting department, including supervision of direct reports
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to drive process improvements and efficiencies
  • Conduct regular financial analysis to identify trends, variances and opportunities for improvement
  • Lead and coordinate the annual financial audit process
  • Stay on top of changes in accounting standards and regulations and ensure compliance with applicable laws and guidelines

What you need to be successful

  • ACA/CPA or equivalent qualification
  • 4+ years of experience in accounting or finance roles
  • Excellent understanding of GAAP principles and financial reporting requirements
  • Proficiency with accounting systems
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and integrity in financial reporting
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate cross-functionally and influence decision-making
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and manage competing priorities effectively
  • Proactive mindset with a willingness to take initiative and drive continuous improvement

What’s in it for you

Generous financial reward for your effort

  • Twice a year compensation reviews
  • Generous equity package

Time off and flexible working

  • 23 days paid annual leave + bank holidays
  • Ability to work from abroad for up to 6 weeks/year
  • Competitive maternity + paternity leave
  • Flexible hours and hybrid working
  • Additional leave to support you when you need it, including sick pay, compassionate leave, or paid time-off to recharge after an intense work period

Support for your health and wellbeing

  • Mental health and career coaching through Sanctus
  • Free annual Headspace subscription

Additional perks

  • L&D budget to use on Learnerbly (our learning platform)
  • Meal Vouchers

Diversity commitment

At Tractable, we are committed to building a diverse team and inclusive workplace where people’s varied backgrounds and experiences are valued and recognised.

We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and offer equal opportunities without discrimination.