Financial Accountant - English & French Speaking

YOOBIC is hiring!


YOOBIC was founded in 2014 by three brothers, Fabrice, Gilles and Avi Haiat, who have worked together for 15+ years.

The brothers are experienced entrepreneurs, having previously launched three start-ups including Vizelia, which focused on the monitoring of energy consumption and was acquired by Schneider Electric in 2010. We currently have a team of about 100 people working with clients across the globe.

At YOOBIC, there are 17 different nationalities and more than 10 different languages are spoken in our offices! YOOBIC has offices in London, New York City, Paris and Tel Aviv and is fully backed by two of the most prestigious European and American VC firms, Felix Capital and Insight Partners.

What you will do

We’re looking for a Financial Accountant to join our Finance team – a dedicated, diligent superstar who can support our growth and help us bring our outsource accounting in house.
Based at our headquarters in London and reporting to the Finance Manager you’ll become a key member of the team expertly dealing with all of the acronyms – P&Ls, VAT and AP and producing financial and management accounts.

● Responsible for the production and delivery of month end reporting, including KPIs, in accordance with delivery timelines
● Performance of month end reconciliations in accordance with delivery timelines including fixed assets and intangibles
● Assist with identification of appropriate and consistent cost codes
● Performing cash matching and coding of transactions and clearing credit card transactions
● Maintain fixed asset register (additions, disposals, and depreciation calculations)
● Calculating, preparing and posting journals including deferred income, accruals and payroll
● Prepare and analyse draft month end reporting for discussion with Finance Manager and prepare month end commentary
● Review full balance sheet balances and reconciliations
● Identify financial control environment or process and procedural improvements so as to create a more robust environment or drive efficiencies
● Assist with year end reporting requirements and statutory audit
● Involvement with financial system enhancements as required

What we are looking for

● A good degree from a great university, or equivalent highly relevant experience
● Preferably qualified, or undergoing qualifications, from a first tier accounting firm or within a first rate finance team
● 3+ years experience
● Inquisitive and analytical mind, you thrive on tackling complex problems, and constantly building and refining process with rigour and diligence
● Eagle-eyed ability to spot trends and pick out inaccuracies
● Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel
● You really, really love numbers
● Ability to present information clearly and concisely
● Strong communication and stakeholder management skills
● Well organised, able to multitask and be a team player
● Not afraid to challenge the status quo

French Language Skills are also required for this role

Additional Information

  • Contract type: Full-Time
  • Location: London, United Kingdom (W6 8JA)