Finance Manager, TreasuryCompany:
Skyscanner is a leading global travel search site and app, a place where people are inspired to plan and book direct from millions of travel options at the best prices. We employ over 900 staff across ten offices globally, and, having reached market leader status, we were recently acquired by Chinese online travel company Ctrip in a deal valued at £1.4bn. While we remain operationally independent, our acquisition by Ctrip allows us to take the business to the next level of accelerated global growth. Its a hugely exciting time for Skyscanner and the over 60m people who use us every month. We are unbiased and free, and our secret is in our unique proprietary technology that connects people directly to everything the travel industry has to offer.
Were looking for an experienced and analytical Finance Manager, to join our Treasury function as part of our Finance tribe on a 9-12-month contract basis, covering maternity leave. Youll lead and manage a team of 2 across locations, ensuring efficient cash management, a smooth payment process and maintaining and reviewing Treasury policies and procedures. Youll have the chance to have a real impact on our future growth, working within a fast-growing, rapidly changing environment.
What you can expect as a Finance Manager, Treasury:
Being a main point of contact, providing global financial and treasury advice and control
Getting stuck in to manage, process and authorise global payments across payment types
Ensuring cash flow is maintained efficiently
Working on multiple projects, from SOX compliance to FX management and everything in between
Being data led, be able to look at data, interpret it and understand how to use this to drive your decisions and recommendations
What we are looking for:
An Accountancy Qualification
A strong background in global payment process and bank management
Experience managing a team your team of 2 is split across Edinburgh and Singapore
The ability to thrive in a business partnering environment, working across squads
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to explain financial figures to key stakeholders
Good technical understanding of financial accounting software (we use Sage X3)
Able to work effectively under pressure with constantly changing priorities and deadlines
A growth mindset, being open to change and actively seeking to drive it
An obsesses about the detail approach
Capable of working effectively in a multicultural environment, recognising the challenges that exist within a truly diverse workplace
We are proud to have a working environment that sets our employees up for success, as well as all the usual perks you would expect from barista machines to massage chairs, to free food, holiday buying scheme as well as frequent townhalls with our CEO. What we really aim for is a place where people can thrive, be trusted to make impact and ultimately help us put our users first.
What you will get in Edinburgh
Our Headquarters office is situated in the beautiful city of Edinburgh where the company was founded. An office which boasts an aircraft wing as its reception desk, in flight seating which double as massage chairs and many spaces to be creative and take time out to catch some headspace. Situated near the Meadows park in the midst of a thriving start up and tech community, its the home of many of our Product Engineering and Growth tribes.
Skyscanner can offer you large scale, complex problems where you can reach 60 million users whilst enjoying a high level of autonomy and influence and a flexible working environment where you can thrive.
Join us now.
Closing date for applications: Wednesday 31st January
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