Finance Project Manager

Finance · London, London, City of
Department Finance
Employment Type Contractor
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Finance Project Manager


About JAJA

Jaja is a consumer finance business, launching its first product, a digital credit card, in 2018. Since then it has grown rapidly and has recently completed the acquisition of a multi- million pound credit card portfolio. With backing from several major Private Equity funds, Jaja has an ambitious growth strategy that includes providing consumer finance in partnership with leading consumer brands, with several partnerships secured alongside an exciting pipeline of opportunities.

Jaja is on a mission to redefine the consumer finance experience and liberate customers from needless complexity, wasted time, and frustration. Or as we say it, Make Simple. We will delight our customers – making the customer experience simpler, more enjoyable, more intelligent – treating customers fairly and giving them more control of their money.


About the Assignment

We are currently looking for a Finance Project Manager as there is a need for development of strong and effective processes to support the company as it scales. You will contribute to shaping the finance department through ongoing development and improvement of finance processes, insightful reporting and analysis, and efficient and effective workflows. You will have a keen interest in Payments/FinTech and will have the opportunity to make an impact in all areas of the business.


The Deliverables

  • Mentorship of 3 junior accountants and overseeing day to day activities (eg. Purchase ledger and bank reconciliations).
  • Implementing SAP Business by Design & SAP best practises
  • Integrating SAP into our month reporting processes
  • Delivering process improvement across our finance division
  • Automation of our management accounting processes


Our Ideal Person

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) from Top 20 practice
  • Will have a background in financial services
  • Good technical accounting knowledge
  • Broad knowledge across accounts preparation, corporation tax and VAT.
  • Drive, motivation and excellent attention to detail.
  • Confident of leading a team of junior accountants
  • Desire to work in a very high growth business and fast paced environment.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and across functions.


Fair Processing Notification

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  • Location
    London, London, City of
  • Department
    Finance
  • Employment Type
    Contractor
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level