May 9, 2024

Finance manager

Remote (time zone between -4:00 and +4:00 GMT)

At our vision is to make effective human support accessible to vulnerable people everywhere.

We're creating a product that allows social impact organisations to have private, personal, guided conversations on chat to improve lives at scale. We work with small and large social enterprises, non-profits, and governments who are all trying to change the world for the better, using our product. We have a strong focus on health. 

Here are just a few examples of how some of our customers have used Turn to make an impact:

  • In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Health Organisation delivered a combined total of 60 million messages to over 15 million people, providing them with instant and easy access to the most accurate and up-to-date information shared by their governments and health organisations.
  • The South African National Department of Health improved health outcomes for 450,000 pregnant women through WhatsApp, by providing a 24/7 support line and a self-service knowledge repository that guides women through pregnancy and the first 2 years of a child’s life.
  • Guidepost is on a mission to make personalised diabetes coaching available to as many people as possible, providing this service through WhatsApp and helping people with diabetes live a healthier and longer life.
  • The United Nations has empowered people to make climate action an integral part of their daily life and be part of the solution to the climate crisis through their “UN Climate Action” WhatsApp service.
  • Rising Academy, who is on a mission to create the most powerful teaching and learning tools for the people that need them most, has improved maths educational outcomes for children in Ghana through delivering quizzes and providing tutoring through WhatsApp.

Role overview

Are you passionate about making a difference? Are you an experienced finance professional with a keen eye for detail and a knack for tackling the complete finance function of an organisation? Are you ready to take on a pivotal role in shaping and maintaining financial stability? We are currently seeking a Finance Manager to join our team. In this remote position, you will play a critical role in overseeing financial operations, implementing robust financial controls, and ensuring compliance with regulatory standards.

Key responsibilities

  • Independently executing and overseeing day-to-day financial operations, including accounting, budgeting, and financial reporting.
  • Implement and monitor financial controls to safeguard the company's assets and ensure accuracy in financial transactions.
  • Monitor budget performance, providing insights and recommendations for optimisation.
  • Prepare accurate and timely financial reports in compliance with accounting standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Ensure adherence to financial policies, procedures, and relevant legal requirements.
  • Conduct regular analyses to forecast and manage cash flow fluctuations and cash flow requirements.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, being our Product, Growth and Impact teams to understand financial needs and drive financial processes.
  • Embrace the dynamic nature of a startup environment, providing leadership in financial matters.
  • Showcase adaptability and versatility in taking on challenges and contributing to the success of the company.

Join us in this exciting opportunity to serve as a Finance Manager for a funded startup. Be a key player in shaping and maintaining the financial health of our organisation.

What we're looking for

  • A Bachelor's degree at a minimum in a relevant field of study.
  • Min 7 years experience in an accounting and reporting function.
  • Committed and detail oriented person.
  • Prior experience in a B2B SaaS business is a plus, but not mandatory.
  • A proactive mindset with strong organisational prowess.
  • A keen interest or background in the social impact sector would be a feather in your cap.

About us and how we work

  • We’re a small global and remote team, from India to Colombia and everywhere in between
  • We deeply care about our customers, with user-centricity being at the core of how the entire business operates
  • Transparency and openness are key to us, where everyone is able to voice and contribute to decisions — big or small 
  • We highly value a good work-life balance, kindness, empathy and caring about humans

Interested? Apply with your CV and a cover letter telling us why you're interested in working with