On behalf of our client, a Fin-tech company with global ambitions, opening offices around the world and working in such new financial areas as block-chain and artificial intelligence, we’re looking to hire an Associate Accountant. They offer attractive remuneration packages as well as a friendly and professional environment to work in.
Support the maintenance of proper accounting books and records in the Group’s computerised accounting system;
Record transactions in the accounting system either manually or handle the electronic uploading of transaction files;
Carry out bank, supplier and client account reconciliations;
Carry out bank payments to suppliers and other business associates;
Carry out reconciliations between back-office and Payment Service Providers;
Provide support on VAT, Payroll and other day to day matters as well as support the team working with the external auditors as part of the annual audit;
Liaise with Accountants in other Group offices overseas;
Assist in the preparation of management accounts for all Group companies, on a monthly basis, including consolidated management accounts;
Other accounting-related functions as are required by the Group from time to time.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or other relevant field;
LCCI Higher, CAT or AAT
1-2 years experience in a similar position. Experience in a Forex / CFD Brokerage business will be considered an additional advantage;
Solid accounting knowledge;
Experience in using computerised accounting systems;
Good knowledge of Microsoft office (word, excel);
Ability to take thoughtful initiative, work under pressure and meet tight deadlines;
Good organisational skills and ability to manage effectively, in an accurate manner, a lot of tasks running at the same time;
Strong communication skills with solid proficiency in professional English. Knowledge of the Russian language will also be considered an additional advantage;
High degree of accuracy, solid analytical skills, and ability to deal with confidential matters professionally;
Work independently but also as part of a team;
Good problem-solving skills exercised in a patient and thoughtful manner.