Financial Accountant


Financial Accountant

Salary Not Specified

LendInvest, Blythswood New Town, Glasgow City

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 5 days ago, 9 Jul | Get your application in now to be included in the first week's applications.

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 3c800b2084db45a3ba188feb597ca6d7

Full Job Description

LendInvest is looking for a talented and commercially minded newly qualified/final exam Financial Accountant to join our expanding finance team. This role will suit someone looking for their next role in industry in an exciting and fast paced Fintech. Reporting into our Mortgages Finance Manager, you will play a key role in the group finance function, ensuring consistently accurate financial reporting and proper financial control over funding lines, products and cost centres.
About the team

Our team is growing fast and is a diverse, ambitious and outgoing bunch, with strong credentials and experience gained from a variety of industries. We work together to support the business's needs and you'll see tangible outputs and decisions being made as a direct result of your work.

About the role

  • Owning the reporting and analysis process for legal entities within the group, alongside ownership of product P&Ls and opex cost centres.

  • Preparation and posting of month end journals;

  • Performing analysis and reconciliation of balance sheet accounts including intercompany balances;

  • Undertaking detailed review and analysis of monthly P&Ls to support business decision making;

  • Assisting with the preparation of monthly management information including segmented profit and loss accounts, balance sheets, cash flows and commentaries;

  • Preparing files for external audit review and assisting with the bi-annual annual;

  • Preparing annual statutory accounts under IFRS or FRS 101/102 for audit;

  • Monitoring and enforcing financial policies, controls and procedures across the business

    Experience of working within a financial/ management accounting role;

  • Strong fundamental accounting skills;

  • Strong Excel / financial analytical skills including the ability to provide clear, meaningful commentary;

  • Strong organisational, planning and interpersonal skills;

  • Continuous improvement mindset;

  • High energy, pragmatic, get it done attitude;

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;

  • Excellent attention to detail, efficient and organised; and

  • Ability to work well under pressure and to strict deadlines.

  • Previous experience of working with Netsuite would be good.

  • Newly qualified ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent or qualified by experience

    LendInvest is the UK's leading FinTech platform for property finance. Over the past 15 years, we have grown from just our two founders to a team of over 200 working to make property finance simple for everyone.

  • A workplace culture built around trying new things, getting things done, and having fun while we do it has helped us lend more than £6 billion of mortgages, put thousands of new or improved homes into the UK housing market, and successfully launch on the London Stock Exchange. We have big plans to continue growing the business, our products, our technology, and our people., At LI we believe in bringing your whole selves to work, we are committed to a culture of belonging where individuals can form a genuine community. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills.

    ️ 25 days holiday
    Private healthcare
    Enhanced parental leave
    Matched pension contributions
    Critical illness cover
    Employee Assistance Programme & mental health support
    Life assurance
    Matched pension contributions
    Leadership training for managers
    Volunteering day
    Give as you earn scheme for charitable donations
    Support for attending conferences and professional learning & development
    Discounts via Perkbox
    Cycle to work scheme
    Season ticket loan
    Electric car loan scheme