• Locations
    • Remote
    • United Kingdom
  • Date Posted
  • Aug. 11, 2021
  • Function
  • Finance
  • Sector
  • Fintech

A key member of the Group finance team, driving high standards of financial reporting across the business through the continuing development of the financial reporting controls and processes and application of technical accounting and reporting requirements as part of the Group Financial Reporting function.

The Group Financial Reporting function is responsible for the Group’s external financial reporting requirements, including the Group’s annual financial statements. This includes selecting and implementing the Group’s accounting policies, ensuring that the Group’s financial statements comply with the relevant requirements and best practice, assessing the accounting implications of new products and services, and providing technical accounting support and advice to the relevant business and financial control teams across the world.

As a result of the international growth of the Revolut business allied to the increasing complexity of our products and services, the breadth and complexity of its financial reporting requirements are increasing. In addition to which, the Group is undertaking a conversion of its financial reporting from UK GAAP to IFRS, and is looking for a high calibre individual with experience of the application of IFRS in the financial services industry.

This role will support the ongoing development of our financial reporting, processes and controls within the existing Group Financial Reporting function to help ensure the objectives of the Group and the financial reporting and control needs of the regulated entities continue to be met in a cost effective, controlled and efficient manner.

What you’ll need

7+ years of experience in financial reporting requirements, either within practice (preferably with recent experience of providing IFRS accounting advisory services), or within a financial reporting role in industry.

  • Proven experience of applying IFRS technical accounting and financial reporting in a complex and regulated environment.
  • Experience of SEC financial reporting requirements for Foreign Private Issuers (“FPIs”).
  • Chartered Accountant (ACA or equivalent).
  • You have graduated with at least a 2:1 from a top university.
  • Hands on and Positive attitude: ‘Can do’ approach and willing to give everything a go from drafting accounting technical papers to cross company global projects.
  • Excellent organisation skills: ability to plan and organise work so that it is efficient and effective

Nice to have

STEM or Economics Education

Previous experience in fast moving FinTech organisation or a top-tier retail banking/PE, fast growing start-up and within a regulated business environment

A little about us…When Revolut was founded in 2015, we had a vision to build a sustainable, digital alternative to traditional big banks. Our mission now is to help our customers improve their financial health, empower them to have more control, and promote financial cohesion across the communities in which we operate. Launching into 2020 with 10 million Personal customers and over a quarter of a million Business customers only reinforced our belief in the vast need across the world for better financial services. As our customer base has boomed in the last year, we’ve expanded our team to match that growth. We started 2019 with several hundred employees; we closed it out with 2000.

What we’re looking for…Revolut is being scaled up by people all around the world who share our vision. We’re looking for people who align with our five core values: we believe that we Get it Done because we Think Deeper and are strongly rooted in the Dream Team. We Never Settle hence why we always Deliver Wow. You want to join a community of forward-thinking people - we are here for you. We believe in empowering our Revoluters in their work, giving them autonomy and ownership of what they do. We want everyone at Revolut to own their story and their successes - working with us means you’re not just another cog in the machine.

The benefits

Competitive salary

Biannual discretionary performance bonus (equity)

  • All the latest tech you need
  • Roll with a free Revolut Metal subscription

Pension plan

Private health insurance

  • Start the day properly with fresh fruit and cereals
  • Rest up with 29 days’ holiday per year
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