Financial Accountant

£40k - 50k per year + bonus & benefits
13 Jun 2019
20 Jun 2019
Tim Romanov
Experience Levels
Newly Qualified
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading fin-tech within the payments space. They are a rapidly growing business and want an ambitious Financial Accountant to join their finance team.

Our client has a fantastic supportive culture which encourages fresh thinking and innovation.

An excellent opportunity for someone looking for a long-term career within a great business. If you want to be part of something exciting, that's generating a buzz, then this is the opportunity for you.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage reporting - ensure books are closed each month in line with Group requirements and that accounting entries are complete and accurate;
  • Assist in producing financial statements that are compliant to IFRS / UK-GAAP;
  • Perform general ledger and subledger bookings;
  • Reconcile Balance Sheet accounts;
  • Assist in managing the outsourced accounting relationships for overseas subsidiaries;
  • Manage supplier payments (AP) and open items (AR);
  • Prepare outgoing invoices for key revenue streams;
  • Assist in managing tax filings for UK companies;
  • Provide Ad-hoc reporting/analysis to Head of Finance and other stakeholders;
  • Prepare FCA and other regulatory returns;

Skills and Experience:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACCA/CIMA)
  • Working knowledge on UK GAAP & IFRS;
  • Working knowledge of direct and indirect tax and regulatory matters;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills;
  • Strong initiative and ability to manage multiple projects;
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, analytical skills;
  • Strong work ethic;
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Experience working in Financial Services as an advantage;
  • Experience in supporting improvements and efficiency in processes and controls as an advantage.