Finance Manager

GBP 60,000 - 80,000
Job description

Job Description


Do you want the most meaningful job of your career? UNDO is on a mission to tackle the greatest challenge of our time: climate change. We are a fast-growing for-profit business that is already one of the biggest carbon removal companies in the world. But this is only the start - we have ambitious plans aligned with great funding, excellent people and an inclusive team. You too could make your mark and help remove 1 million tonnes of CO₂ by 2030 with our nature-based technology, enhanced rock weathering.

Role & Responsibilities

This role reports to the Head of Finance and has a wide list of responsibilities covering financial reporting, controllership and analysis; giving great exposure across the business and huge opportunity for the successful candidate to learn and grow.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Oversight of day to day accounting and financial compliance including preparation of monthly management accounts, balance sheet reconciliations and annual audit support
  • FP&A duties including assisting with the annual budget process, preparation of monthly departmental variance analysis reports and Board reporting
  • Cash planning and treasury management
  • Ad hoc financial analysis and project work involving business partnering with a range of non-finance stakeholders
  • Other areas include cap table management, assistance with commercial contract reviews and payroll processing.

About you

We’re looking for an ambitious, hands-on financial whizz who wants to throw themselves into the exciting world of climate tech! You should be technically strong as well as aligned to UNDO’s values and passionate about what we do as a business.


  • You are a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/ICAS) ideally with 1+ years PQE from a top 10 firm
  • Experience of building and working with complex financial models
  • Strong technical financial accounting and tax experience
  • Outstanding financial analysis skills
  • Ability to problem solve and to work independently
  • Experience of designing and implementing financial controls
  • Ability to adapt to change and work with uncertainty
  • Fantastic interpersonal skills as well as the ability to communicate financial information across all levels of the organisation


  • Experience working for or with start-ups
  • A passion for the planet and a desire to have a positive impact on the world around us

What UNDO can offer you

  • To be a part of a growing team within a fantastic high growth, well invested start up.
  • The chance to help build a company that is leading the way in the fight against climate change.
  • To work with leaders who will empower and trust you .
  • A diverse and inclusive environment.
  • A continuous improvement culture, with bi-annual review cycle.

We will reward you for the value you add

  • Salary range £58k-£62k + (depending on experience)
  • Participation in employee share options scheme
  • Individual development budget
  • Professional membership fees covered
  • Performance building framework

We value life/work balance

  • Remote and flexible working environment, with a monthly budget for shared workspaces or access to our central office hub in London
  • Paid time-off for employees to volunteer for a cause or charity
  • 25 days holiday (plus UK national holidays)
  • Enhanced Family Policies and leave

We want to look after you and your future

  • Industry leading pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme, providing confidential financial, wellbeing and emotional support available
  • Company sick pay and emergency leave

We want you to organically grow our culture

  • Company organised events off and onsites
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