A world leading, industry defining Financial Markets SME are on the hunt for a recently qualified accountant who is also interested in furthering their ability in programming. They are looking for someone super ambitious, that can grow with the function and the business, that can bridge the gap between Finance & Technology teams and build on their use of code to drive performance improvements. The goal is to contribute to the build of a fully automated finance function.
Preparation of year-end statutory accounts for London subsidiaries.
Play a key role in the core finance function, involved in the technical audit and wider financial analysis responsibilities
Business process redesign. Employ the use of Python, VBA and SQL to drive performance improvements
Optimise the configuration of existing Finance systems to drive process efficiencies and minimise risk of error
Data mining in SQL for various teams across the Finance function to provide better data insights and meaningful reports
Ad-hoc reporting and project work.
Finalist / Recently Qualified Accountant – ACA preferred with up to a year of post-qualified experience
Experience with any programming language e.g. Python,
Good core accounting knowledge with an experience being hands on looking after central accounting processes
Experience interacting with tech product owners and developers directly
Experience working in cross functional teams and training end users