Revenue Accountant

Finance & Legal · Manchester, Manchester
Department Finance & Legal
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level


The Opportunity 


Peak are the Decision Intelligence company. We are on a mission to help organisations use AI to make great commercial decisions, all the time. Just as importantly, we are also focused on building an amazing company. One where we truly value our people & culture, and strive to make Peak an amazing and diverse place to work. Our recent Best Companies award & 3 star accreditation for being one of the top companies to work for is a testament to this.


We have ambitious plans over the coming years; to launch and lead a new category of technology (Decision Intelligence), expand our operations and create the best working culture possible. This is a great time to join Peak and the Finance team, as we start the next stage of our global growth. 


The Purpose


To be a trusted advisor, who enhances decision making throughout the company and supports the success of Peak’s strategy


The Role


This is a fantastic opportunity to be an important part of a successful, growing, tech start-up. You will play an integral role in scaling the Peak finance function ready for our ambitious plans, whilst helping meet the challenges of global expansion


You will form a key member of the team focused on building cross functional relationships and interacting with customers.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Ownership of the revenue cycle, from contract to invoicing and balance sheet treatment.
  • Key role in the preparation of monthly financial reports, including P&L and balance sheet.
  • Present monthly revenue forecast and perform monthly revenue analysis and calculation.
  • Ownership of accounts receivable, from processing invoices to ensuring timely settlement from customers.
  • Responsible for treasury income analysis, accruals and reconciliations.
  • Responsible for the month-end ledger close processes in respect of revenue and income including all journal postings and general ledger reconciliations.
  • Develop and continually improve internal processes.
  • Work closely with the Finance team to perform financial planning, analysis and reporting activities.


Personal skills:


  • Open - approachable in interactions with other functions within the business
  • Driven - ability to implement continuous improvement to procedures and processes.
  • Curious - explore ways in which different business levers can to pulled to improve financial performance
  • Smart - an ability to see beyond the numbers
  • Responsible - take ownership of company wide and departmental KPIs


Required experience:


  • Highly analytical and extremely organised.
  • Experiences within a similar role, ideally within a SaaS / scale up environment 
  • Active involvement as a member of the team with an ability to see beyond the finance role and beyond the numbers
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment, with a can do and positive approach.
  • A natural self starter who can work independently and as part of a team.


Benefits

  • Opportunity to help scale Peak and make a large impact in a fast-growing company with global ambitions.
  • Competitive compensation package, share options, pension and generous holiday entitlement.
  • Working with cutting edge tech - you will develop skills and experience essential in the modern economy.
  • A fantastic working environment with open communication channels, flat hierarchy and a truly collaborative style.



Inclusion and Diversity at Peak


Our mission at Peak is to help businesses do great things with AI - we are the innovators, the disruptors and the gamechangers.  


Diverse and inclusive companies will drive the fourth industrial revolution - and we will lead from the front. 


Over the next 5 years, we need more than words to create a stronger company and a fairer society, which is why Peak are committed to not only creating an amazing place to work, but a diverse and inclusive one too.


We want to create awesome teams and leadership, where everyone can bring their authentic selves to work and their ideas to solve the complex problems for the companies and the communities we serve.



About Peak

Peak is the pioneer of a new category of enterprise software, Decision Intelligence; the commercial application of AI to optimize business performance. Decision Intelligence allows companies to fulfill their potential, and grow revenues and profits. Peak’s platform is used by leading brands across industries such as retail, CPG, direct-to-consumer, construction and manufacturing. Peak’s customers include Nike, PepsiCo, KFC, PrettyLittleThing, Superdry and CJ Group. 


Peak has been named a Gartner ‘Cool Vendor’ for AI in retail, and was also named in The 10 Best Technology Companies to Work for 2021 with the Best Companies 3-star ‘World Class’ accreditation, which recognizes extraordinary levels of employee engagement. Peak is an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Retail Competency Partner and Machine Learning Competency Partner, and is ISO 27001 accredited.


www.peak.ai

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  • Location
    Manchester, Manchester
  • Department
    Finance & Legal
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level