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Finance and Business Analyst

£30k – £45k • No equity
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We are looking for an analytical and strategic thinker to join our growing team as Finance & Business Analyst.

Urban Jungle are using technology to build an insurance company for a new generation of customers. We offer better-suited products, which are much better value, and all sorted in minutes. Over two years of consistently doing the right thing we’ve built the top rated home insurance provider in the UK and are growing incredibly quickly.

We’ve launched some great products, closed a new funding round and now need to bring someone on board to help us scale our business operations function. This person will play an integral role in the team, reporting to the Director of Operations and working closely with the CEO, senior leadership and commercial teams on project and operational work that spans the business.


Your responsibilities will include:
* Producing weekly, monthly and quarterly reports for senior leadership & the board and explaining the key drivers & trends in underlying performance
* Building and improving processes to automate KPIs and business metrics
* Being the go-to person for analysis that informs strategic decision making
* Managing general accounting & finance operations - reconciliations, invoicing & supplier payments
* Partnering with the commercial, product and insurance team leads to drive insight, product performance, and profitability

What we’re looking for someone who is:
* Smart, self-motivated and looking for an exciting challenge
* Passionate about how technology can make customers’ lives better
* Structured thinker with ability to frame and solve unstructured problems
* Highly detail oriented with strong analytical skills
* Demonstrates business acumen and perspective beyond the numbers
* Works well independently as well as part of a team
* Has a can-do and self-improving mindset
* A great communicator, turning numbers into insights (written and oral)
* Excited to pitch in with broader team and business responsibilities

You should apply if you have:
* 2-4 years experience in an analytical role, preferably in a finance or strategy function or in a similar role in a fast-paced consumer tech startup
* Track record of academic and professional excellence
* Advanced user of Excel & SQL
* Accounting experience preferred
* Knowledge of python a plus


What you can expect from us:
* A starting salary of £30-45k depending on experience
* Equity in the business
* A company pension
* 25 days of paid leave, plus public holidays
* Full training on whatever you need to do your job well, including professional qualifications if appropriate
* Clear objectives, which are regularly updated, with regular formal feedback
* Whatever kit you need to be effective
* Lots of social fun, events, and charity fundraising activities


Urban Jungle is an inclusive employer and value diversity at our company. So long as you’ve got the skills for the job, we’d be happy to have you on our team!


Logistics & Application:
You must be able to work at our offices in Oval, South London.

The hiring process involves an initial phone conversation, followed by a practical and CV interview with the senior team.

Send your CV with a covering note to careers@myurbanjungle.com

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