Stake is looking for a Finance Manager to join our team at our HQ in Bondi Junction. Stake is more than a brokerage, we’re one global brand that stands for progress. This is true for our customers but also for our team members.

Stake is a digital brokerage offering seamless access to invest in shares. It is an exciting working environment where everyone is challenged to deliver high-quality execution. It’s collaborative and high energy. It’s a supportive environment where people are encouraged to take ownership and try things, even if they may fail. Our internal mantra is ‘never settle’ and we all share an ambition to do whatever it takes to grow this business forward. We are growing quickly and have expanded outside of Australia to New Zealand, United Kingdom and Brazil. This is your opportunity to join a global brand rocketing forward and a team hungry to shake up a category.

About this role

This is a highly visible role, focused on building out processes and capabilities to support the rapid growth of the business and help us make better decisions. You will work across a range of strategic challenges and be a trusted advisor within one the fastest growing Aussie FinTechs.

This role is based out of our Sydney office and reports into our Group Financial Controller. You will have close contact with our regional offices in Sao Paulo, London and other locations. The role is ideal for someone with a strong commercial acumen, solid problem solving skills and a sound understanding of technical accounting.

In this role, you will be exposed to:

  • Building fit for purpose processes that can support the global needs of a growing team across multiple regions
  • Financial reporting, management reporting, business analysis & regulatory reporting
  • Cash flow management and optimising return on capital
  • Corporate structuring and tax optimisation
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Financial control and risk management
  • Accounting implications of new product initiatives
  • Management of audits and external advisors

A bit about you

  • CA qualified;
  • Strong commercial acumen and the ability to influence stakeholders;
  • Strong understanding of technical accounting with a proven track record in applying these concepts;
  • Experienced in structured problem solving and process improvement with some trusted approaches in your tool-kit.

At Stake, we value hustle over honours degrees, so we’re more interested in you than your resume. If you believe this is a role you want to jump into head first and be part of our mission, please apply and let us know why in your cover letter!

Our benefits

  • An Employee Stock Ownership Plan and an annual discretionary bonus
  • Free Stake Black membership and FX rebates each time you fund your Stake account
  • Employee Referral Bonus
  • Flexible public holiday swap - celebrate what matters most to you
  • Flexible hybrid work from home policy and many more to come as we grow!

Stake is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We aim at providing an inclusive work environment and do not discriminate based on race, religion, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability status.

So what happens next?

Once we've received your application, we'll give it as much attention as it deserves and you'll hear from us either way. If we think you will be a good addition to our team, we will give you a call and from there, you'll cruise through our recruitment process.

To all recruitment agencies - Stake does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias or directly to Stake employees. Stake is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.