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Financial Accountant

full-time Wirex Limited London

Wirex is an exceptionally high growth FinTech startup. With funding to date and another fund raise on the horizon; the business is on the forefront of the industry and looking to close the gap between traditional financial services & FinTech.

You will join the finance team of qualified accountants reporting into the CFO. The role has exposures to FRS102 accounting and will have international exposures. There will be considerable scope for development as well as prospects for greater responsibility and advancement. This is an excellent role for someone who wishes to join a busy and commercial environment. We are looking for someone who enjoys to be hands on and to be involved in a wide range of responsibilities:

  • Statutory Accounts and Audit
  • Month End Specific tasks
  • Monthly Management Accounts
  • Monthly Income Analysis
  • Monthly Expense Analysis
  • Entity FX Revaluations
  • Treasury Management
  • VAT Returns – Partial Exemption
  • Assist with Year Ends
  • Balance Sheet Reconciliations
  • Holiday and absence cover for other duties within the team

  • An ambitious ACA with strong academics with a minimum of 1 years’ post qualified experience. Newly Qualified with significant industry experience will also be considered
  • Strong understanding / experience of ledgers, general financial accounting and statutory accounting gained, ideally, in a financial services and/or FinTech environment
  • Knowledge of UK GAAP essential. Knowledge of FRS 102 highly desirable
  • Advanced Excel skills (including Pivot Tables, V Lookups)
  • Strong communication skills both verbally and written
  • Eye for detail, accuracy and able to work to tight deadlines
  • Able to work in a smaller company environment in a smaller finance tea
  • Drive the global financial revolution
  • Work on an incredible innovative product that combines the speed and flexibility of blockchain finance with the acceptance of traditional currency delivered via a mobile app
  • Grow your career and professional development at an innovative FinTech company
  • Work in a highly professional and creative environment
  • Work flexible office hours
  • Central Location
  • Health cover
  • Regular team gatherings and social events

published: Aug. 2, 2018

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