Operations & Finance Manager

Wildfarming Co.

Posted 3 weeks ago

Fancy working with a start-up that is helping to solve the climate crisis by changing what we eat? If you’re experienced in financial operations and would thrive in a mission driven company which is small but rapidly scaling, then this could be the role for you!

🧐 I’m interested, tell me more

Having just closed their initial fundraising round, Wildfarming Co. are seeking a personable, driven, and energetic Finance & Operations Manager to join their London team to support their continuing growth. The Manager will work closely with Directors and Founders in a small team with huge growth potential over the next 2-4 years.

🥖 So what would I be doing?

  • Overseeing the smooth running of day-to-day operations and finance including financial control, budgeting, payments, and invoicing
  • Ensuring the business accurately forecasts income and manages costs, acting as custodian of the forecast and drive accountability
  • Supporting leadership team in the operational running of the business, including liaising and supporting farm managers
  • Supporting on investment analysis, due diligence, and execution of new farm investments

🕵 Who are they looking for?

  • 2-5 years’ prior relevant financial reporting roles is essential
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • A proactive and process driven mindset - someone who is able to manage their workload with multiple deadlines
  • A team player with good communication skills
  • A can-do attitude and problem-solving mind-set to develop solutions to issues
  • An ability to keep a number of work streams moving and multi-task
  • A link to or passion for sustainable agriculture is a huge bonus!

🌾 Why Wildfarming Co. are great to work for

  • Beautiful central London office with a laid-back but hard-working atmosphere
  • Close working relationship with sister company, who market the flour grown on Wildfarming Co.’s farms
  • Always something going on: regular socials and loads of interesting visitors to the office including investors, farmers, and everyone in-between
  • Competitive salary with massive opportunities for quickly taking on more responsibility

📝 Sounds great! Where can I apply?

  1. Apply via Feisty to have your CV sent straight to the employer
  2. First interview with Wildfarming Co.
  3. Second interview
  4. Final interview with company founders
  5. Offer 🎉

Company Description

Wildfarming Co. is out to fix some of the world’s most complex problems, one farm at a time. They are a regenerative agriculture start-up based on the farming method developed by co-founder Andy Cato. Their innovative farming method produces crops that fix the planet by prioritising soil health and increasing biodiversity, which draws carbon from the atmosphere and produces nutrient dense food.

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