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FinTech Accountant

Job Title: FinTech Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry: Accounting & Finance
Salary: £55000 - £70000.00 per annum
Reference: JN -102019-444721
Contact Name: Mark Lawson
Contact Email: MLawson@argyllscott.com
Job Published: October 15, 2019 12:29

Job description

We are currently working with a leading Fintech, who are currently one of the fast-growing companies in the UK and they are currently seeking an Accountant to join the business to oversee Group Accounting and take the lead responsibility for a number of new projects

This role would suit a candidate with a technical accounting background and who has knowledge of leading projects and supporting a finance function in shaping their policies and procedures as the business grows.

For this Group / Project Accountant role the key responsibilities will include;

  • Preparation of the annual statutory accounts
  • Take the Lead role on Finance projects which will include both technical, operational and commercial aspects as the business grows
  • Review & suggest improvements for operational processes and controls
  • Lead the internal financial reporting including group reporting cycle
  • Project manage the internal and external audit processes
  • Finance Business Partner with senior management and deputise for the Head of finance when applicable.

Key skills required for this Accountant role will include

  • Qualified Accountant ( ACA, ACCA or equivalent) with post qualification experience and commercial knowledge
  • Relevant experience of project accounting, technical accounting or start-up exposure
  • Excellent Excel skills including Vlookups
  • Pro-active results-driven and highly organised
  • Knowledge of Sage, SQL, and PowerBI would be advantageous

The company offers a competitive salary along with a training cash benefit to develop your skills and a strong suite of benefits. For more information please get in touch.