Financial Controller

Openstart is a vehicle rental platform offering monthly, all-in car subscriptions to customers who want to drive for ridehailing platforms such as Ola, ViaVan, Citymapper and Uber. Our mission is to establish ourselves as the go-to platform for the entire industry all over, starting in the UK.

THE ROLE

The Financial Controller is responsible for the financial side of the day-to-day operations. This includes:

  • (Mostly) Making sure our weekly subscribers are paying on time.

  • Making sure any additional expenses are paid.

  • Working alongside the accounts team.

  • Setting up payment plans with any debtors.

  • Processing refunds, issuing credit notes and monitoring all payments.

  • Taking debtors to small claims court if needs be.

When you have time spare, you will also be helping with:

  • Consult with the clients to assess their needs and offer subscription options which solve their car needs

  • Nurture and close warm leads through high volume outbound calls and via live chat.

  • Spend time converting enquiries into customers, whilst liaising with supply partners for the vehicle you require.

  • Working on the tech platform alongside the whole team.

REQUIREMENTS
• Grads Welcome (2:1 degree preferable)

• Experience in credit control

• Understanding of, or experience in, dealing with customers on a daily basis.

KEY QUALITIES:
• Patience, and a passion for the company
• Able to build and maintain amicable relationships with subscribers.
• Able to cope in a very fast-paced environment
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

BENEFITS
A competitive salary between £21-23k depending  on credit control experience.
25 days’ holiday plus all bank holidays
Pension scheme

This is a unique opportunity to get involved in a startup from the ground up. Currently based in W5 but will be relocating to Central London by Mid-June!

If you're interested, please e-mail your CV and cover letter to amir@openstart.co.uk