Senior Financial Analyst - Financial Services - London

Job Title: Senior Financial Analyst - Financial Services - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London Bridge
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + benefits
Reference: 23263
Contact Name: Montgomery Eayrs
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Job Published: February 21, 2020 09:59

Job Description

A global tier 1 investment bank is looking for a Senior Financial Accountant to join their international controller’s team at one of their London based offices. The candidate will be a newly qualified or part qualified accountant, with impeccable academic results and exposure to financial services, VAT and some regulatory reporting.


Specifically your responsibilities will include:

  • Support the development of internal controls within the team
  • Assisting and owning some of the preparation of statistical regulatory returns
  • Preparation of both Financial and Tax reports and returns
  • Standardise current documentation for reporting process and maintain these via regular updates
  • Continually improve processes as the organisation moves from manual to automated functionality
  • Assist with daily, monthly and quarterly regulatory reporting which is required by both local and US regulatory bodies
  • Deputise for other members of the team to ensure deliverables are met


To be considered for this job, you will have the following experience:

  • Strong academic results with a 2:1 degree or higher from a Top University/Relevant Subject
  • Newly qualified or part-qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) with 2-5 years of experience
  • Sustained experience with financial services organisations, to have an understanding of investment banking products
  • Some exposure to Financial Control, VAT and Regulatory reporting
  • Desire to develop out broad finance experience and be fluid across responsibilities
  • Great technical and systems knowledge
  • Excellent Excel abilities
  • Self-motivated and ambitious for a career as an accounting professional within FS
  • Competent at manipulating large sets of data and using Excel
  • Works well within a team, has good communication skills/soft skills, adaptable and quick to learn

This opportunity offers a fantastic package and internal progression, with a great level of responsibilities early on. It is perfect for anyone who strives for personal success in a large organisation.

If this sounds like you or something you could be interested in, please send your CV to Monty Eayrs from Twenty Group.