Responsibilities:- Support the maintenance of proper accounting books and records in the Group's computerised accounting system;- Record transactions in the accounting system either manually or handle the electronic uploading of transaction files;- Carry out bank, supplier and client account reconciliations;- Carry out bank payments to suppliers and other business associates as directed by the Financial Manager- Carry out reconciliations between back-office and Payment Service Providers;- Provide support on VAT, Payroll and other day to day matters as well as support the team working with the external auditors as part of the annual audit;- Liaise with Accountants in other Group offices overseas;- Assist in the preparation of management accounts for all Group companies, on a monthly basis, including consolidated management accounts. Make comparisons to budgets;- Assist in the budgeting process;- Other accounting-related functions as are required by the Group from time to time.
Qualifications and skills required- Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or other relevant field;- At least 2 years experience in a similar position. Experience in a Forex / CFD Brokerage business will be considered an additional advantage;- Solid accounting knowledge;- Experience in using computerised accounting systems;- Solid knowledge of Microsoft office (word, excel);- Ability to take thoughtful initiative, work under pressure and meet tight deadlines;- Excellent organisational skills and ability to manage effectively, in an accurate manner, a lot of tasks running at the same time;- Strong communication skills with solid proficiency in professional English. Knowledge of the Russian language will also be considered an additional advantage;- High degree of accuracy, solid analytical skills, and ability to deal with confidential matters professionally;- Work independently but also as part of a team;- Excellent problem-solving skills exercised in a patient and thoughtful manner.