Financial Accountant

Position Type

Permanent - Full Time




Daresbury, UK

Role Profile

To assist the Senior Financial Accountant with reviewing new transactions to ensure we are compliant with IFRS and our revenue recognition policy and ensure the accounting team understand the transactions and know how to process. The role will also be pivotal in the groups consolidation and audit which is complex, covers multiple countries and involves many parties.

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  • Preparation of monthly consolidated accounts and cash flow under IFRS
  • Involvement in month end close, including completion of balance sheet reconciliations
  • Posting of complex accounting transactions and ensuring appropriate documentation is maintained
  • Help develop financial position papers for important accounting transactions, for discussion and agreement with the management team and external audit
  • Drafting new disclosures for Group and entity financial statements, to reflect the impact of new accounting standards
  • Check that new transactions are in line with position papers and have been accounted for correctly
  • Implementing and updating internal process, policy and control documents

Skills and Abilities

  • Newly qualified accountant, with audit /practice background
  • Detailed accounting standards knowledge (in particular IFRS 2, 9, 10 & 15) and ability to understand and interpret standards in different practical situations
  • Hands on approach with ability to get into the detail and understand complex transactions from a commercial perspective
  • Financial Services experience desirable but not essential
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to work in an ever-changing environment
  • Inquisitive with desire to learn in a complex environment
  • Experience of NetSuite would be desirable

Perks of the job

Hard Work, Well Paid

Our mix of salary, bonus and equity means that when your hard work leads to Greensill's success, you will be generously rewarded. What's more, all of our compensation packages include competitive pensions and benefits.

Great People, Great Work

Greensill people are smart. We are original thinkers who bring innovative ideas to work everyday. We work hard, respect one another, and are treated equally, no matter our position in the company.

Bright Future, Worldwide

The phenomenal rate of global growth that Greensill enjoys translates into abundant opportunity for career development, no matter your role or geographic location. Join us for an exciting career path that can only be offered by one of the fastest growing fintechs in the business.

Cool Offices, Cool Places

Wherever you work for Greensill, you will be in a smart, inclusive and friendly office with all the resources you need. We choose the best locations in the best cities, so you can focus on your work in a challenging and energetic environment without the typical burdens of bureaucracy or hierarchy.

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Team Leader Payments, UK

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VP Origination, USA

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Global Head of Origination, Germany

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VP Origination, Australia

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Associate, South Africa

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