Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Quantexa Ltd
Location
London Waterloo
Salary
£35-40k Dependent on Experience, Plus Bonus and Excellent Group Benefits
Posted
16 Apr 2019
Closes
14 May 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Financial Accountant

London

£35-40k Dependent on Experience, Plus Bonus and Excellent Group Benefits


Quantexa is currently experiencing a tremendous growth and therefore is looking for a Financial Accountant on a permanent basis to develop and standardize policies and processes.

Reporting to the Management Accountant, you will also be working closely with CFO, the Management Team and be a key contact for the Company’s auditors and tax advisors.

Our Financial Accountant will be responsible for:

  • Management of Project Accounting for multiple companies (including UK, US, Canada, Australia and Singapore) – revenue recognition, billing for time and materials and fixed price contracts, and project reporting (utilisation, blended rates and project profitability);
  • Reviewing and approving project creations and amendments within the accounting system;
  • Approval and oversight of Purchase Ledger transactions – ensuring all purchase invoices and expenses are accurately coded;
  • Development and implementation of departmental and Senior Management reporting on a weekly/monthly basis;
  • Proactive role in month end processes – reconciling fixed assets, payroll journals, accruals, prepayments, revaluations, variance analysis and reporting;
  • Submitting quarterly VAT returns (or local entity equivalent), EC Sales Lists, Intrastat and other additional compliance filings that arise;
  • Preparing and filing P11Ds and PSA (or local entity equivalent);
  • Performing quarterly audit readiness reviews to streamline the annual audit process;
  • Providing information to external auditors and tax advisors where necessary;
  • Developing scalable processes and implementing robust controls;
  • Documenting policies and procedures;
  • Other ad hoc responsibilities as they occur.

Requirements of our Financial Accountant:

  • Degree in Accounting & Finance or similar;
  • Qualified accountant – CIMA, ACCA or ACA – or finalist;
  • At least 3 years of experience in a fast paced, high growth company;
  • Advanced Excel skills;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Good organisational skills;
  • Ability to work under pressure and multi-task;
  • Ability to work in a team and individually;

Desirable Competencies of our Financial Accountant:

  • Experience with NetSuite and Expensify;
  • Industry experience within FinTech sector;

Benefits available to our Financial Accountant:

The expected salary for this position would be £35-40k dependent on experience plus bonus, and an excellent Group Benefits including:

  • 25 days holidays;
  • Private healthcare
  • Life assurance
  • Group income protection;
  • Cyclescheme and Techscheme;
  • Pension scheme with company contribution of 6% of salary;
  • Huge opportunities due to scale of growth;
  • Regular social events.

If this Financial Accountant position sounds right for you, please apply below now.