Reconciliations Analyst(6-18 months rec exp)-Financial Services

Recruiter
Goodman Masson Recruitment Services Ltd
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£30k - £36k pa + Study Support
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
06 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Opportunity

Within the money transfer business, it is critical to ensure we receive all cash from our customers across the world through various payment providers, and that we work closely with our correspondent partners, to ensure our customer's transactions are being paid out correctly.

We are looking to recruit a Reconciliation Analyst to work within our Finance Operations team. The role will focus on ensuring reconciliations of transactions with our partners are completed accurately and in a timely manner and will report into a Reconciliation Team Lead. The opportunity will suit someone who enjoys, and has past experience working with reconciliations or is looking to move into this type of role in finance.

Responsibilities

* Preparing daily, weekly and monthly transactional and balance sheet reconciliations, ensuring any issues are raised immediately
* Preparation of month end journals as required
* Updating documentation outlining the reconciliation processes
* Identify opportunities to improve processes
* Assisting and supporting the automation of the reconciliation process
* Taking ownership of exceptions for clearance and monitoring of aged exceptions
* Liaising with Customer Services to resolve customer queries
* Supporting the wider Finance team as needed

Requirements

* Finance background necessary - either previous experience working in a reconciliation team or completion of relevant degree
* IT Literate - experience using ERP and transaction matching systems an advantage, but the ability to quickly learn new systems is essential
* The ability to prioritise and meet deadlines efficiently within fast-paced environment
* A flexible individual who enjoys working in a changing environment, with an enjoyment of problem-solving and a strong analytical mindset
* A real interest in pursuing a career in finance and accounting within a fintech company
* An excellent communicator, both written and verbal