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Financial Controller


Ref: PATFC10117
Salary: Negotiable
Closing: 31/10/2017

About Patsnap

Patsnap is the fastest growing Saas company outside of Silicon Valley experiencing a staggering 1390% growth over the last 3 years alone. Our success is a combination of excellent market fit, a superb sales led culture and a world class product. As the leading provider of Intellectual Property Analysis we are empowering senior business leaders to accelerate growth through Innovation and R&D. IP and patent strategy is now a major board level priority and we are passionate about making patent intelligence more accessible to non-IP proficient business users and provide intuitive analytics, making our products usable and sticky.

Our market is limitless because patent strategy is relevant to all businesses ranging from NASA to PepsiCo.

PatSnap has been commercially active since July 2007, we now employ over 500 people worldwide and through funding we continue to scale rapidly. We have offices in Singapore, China, London and Los Angeles.

Job Description
We are looking for an experienced Senior Manager of Finance to undertake all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecasts preparation, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures.

Key Responsibilities
Overall management of the UK and US accounting and finance operation.
Coordinate and direct the preparation of budget and financial forecasts and report variance
Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements
Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting
Be up to speed with respects to technical accounting issues for compliance
Support month-end and year-end close process
Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
Manage and comply with statutory and regulatory reporting requirements and tax filings
Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
Liaise with auditors, tax consultants and bankers
Be a business partner to Sales and operations teams



At least 8 years of accounting and finance experience
Degree in Accounting
CPA preferred but not mandatory
Good knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
Strong experience in leading and managing a finance team previously.

Industry: IT Software Supplier
Apply to: Patsnap - Financial Controller