Ledger Accountant

Ledger Accountant

Why say yes to Worldpay?

Worldpay is evolving, our technology driven payments processing solutions support over 300 different payment types in over 126 currencies. As a business we must ensure that we are supporting the pace of change through providing a best in class financial control function. This is an opportunity to join our growing Manchester team who work collaboratively with the wider Finance teams to ensure delivery of timely, accurate, relevant financial information & analysis to the business.

How will you add value?

Working closely with the wider team you will prepare, analyse, report and substantiate the financial results ensuring accurate and timely figures are delivered. Taking ownership of maintaining the Fixed Asset Ledger, various monthly balance sheet and P&L reconciliations and preparation of accruals and prepayments.  You’ll be supporting the general ledger team with delivery of the P&L and OPEX accounting, reporting and analysis at month end. You will also be pragmatic and tenacious in your approach, willing to influence and challenge stakeholders. You will help to identify opportunities and drive continuous improvement plans supporting Worldpay’s growth.

What will make you the ideal candidate?

We are looking for proven experience of financial analysis within a Financial/Management Accounting role

You must be able to demonstrate experience of working complex data and in a high volume environment. We want forward thinkers with the drive and tenacity to push things and demonstrate a can do attitude. Strong communication are essential you will be working alongside a wide range of  stakeholder, you’ll need the confidence to both challenge and influences others.

Technically you will have advanced Excel skills, and some experience using Oracle or other Accounting systems. Ideally you will also be working towards a professional accounting qualification (CIMA,ACCA,ACA) Lastly, we’re fast paced, so you’ll thrive in that environment and will enjoy being autonomous in your work.



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Manchester / England

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Permanent- Full-time


April 27, 2018