Programming Accountant - Cryptocurrency Start up - London

Job Title: Programming Accountant - Cryptocurrency Start up - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £75,000 + Bonus + Bens + Equity
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Hannah Alderson
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 23, 2021 10:21

Job Description

An up-and-coming, Cryptocurrency start up, that have an ethos to "automate everything", are on the hunt for a recently qualified accountant who is also a proficient coder.

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 use code to drive performance improvements. 

The goal is to build a fully automated finance function from the ground up.

Role responsibilities:

  • Preparation of year end statutory accounts for London subsidiaries. 
  • Business process redesign. Employ the use of Python, VBA and SQL to drive performance improvements
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices
  • Optimise the configuration of existing Finance systems to drive process efficiencies and minimise risk of error
  • Re-building existing dashboards
  • 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.


  • Fully Qualified Accountant – ACA preferred with up to 3 years 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
  • Advanced understanding of financial systems
  • Tech savvy and focused on automation