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Accountant - Investment FinTech

Job Title: Accountant - Investment FinTech
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, benefits
Reference: 3880363_1603792583
Contact Name: James Coggins
Contact Email: daxtra.ukit@hays.com
Job Published: October 27, 2020 09:56

Job Description

Exciting accountant job at fast growth data oriented investment firm, based in the City of London

Your new company
Innovative, collaborative and forward looking investment and data firm - the business are looking to hire a qualified accountant, ideally with fund accounting and extensive product experience to support growth and work with a diverse team of developers, quants and operations experts.

The business is focused on big data within the investment management industry, partnering with investors to analyse and scrutinise the market - looking to provide a solution for investors and added transparency and accountability in the market.

Your new role
Working independently you will take responsibility for client servicing and product reporting, as well as reviewing, matching and analysing fund related data including the P&L, cash and capital activity as part of reconciliations.

You will also create and maintain internal finance systems, working with technologists to build a solid finance system, ensuring controls and processes are water tight.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have at least five years experience in an accounting role, fund accounting position or product control role and also be a fully qualified accountant, ideally with a university degree.

It is imperative that you have fund accounting experience with strong knowledge of the trade cycle, you will be well versed in financial instruments and asset classes to include Fixed Income, FX and OTC instruments.

In addition, you will need to have the passion to work in a growing FinTech environment, be a team oriented individual and be able to work independently and be reactive to potential issues.

What you'll get in return
You will get to be a part of a growing business, that is looking to be a disruptor in the investment management market. You will also be able to shape a new role to your preferences whilst working with some of the most innovative professionals in the market. This is truly an exceptional opportunity working with some of the more entrepreneurial minds in asset management.

You will receive a salary up to £70,000 dependent on experience and benefits.

What you need to do now
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