Accounting Specialist

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Accounting Specialist

You'll manage the accounting and finance functions of Nomod (Financial Services) for selected clients!

Full-time · Remote

About the job

We’re looking for an Accounting Specialist to join our team in Sri Lanka. The ideal candidate is someone great at numbers, who can think on their feet, has great communication skills and is a great team player.

As an Accounting & Finance Specialist you will:

  • Put together, examine, and analyse accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and our process standards

  • Post transactions to our incredible accounting system backed with supporting documentation and approvals

  • Put together beautiful financial reports and presentations

  • Prepare and post periodic bank, stock and supplier reconciliations

  • Analyse operational trends, costs, revenues, cash flows and profitability to project business performance and provide recommendations on improvements

  • Develop, maintain and analyse budgets. Create variance reports to compare against actual performance and arrive at reasons for variances

  • Develop, implement, modify and document accounting systems, procedures and internal practices

  • Assist in the preparation of year-end accounting statements and external audits by preparing schedules, supporting documentation and other information requirements

You’ll experience what it is like to work in a fun, entrepreneurial, and high growth startup!

What we'd like

Great people are effective at quickly learning what we use or introduce us to new ways of working.

Having said that, we think an Accounting Specialist should:

  • Have a professional qualification or degree in Accounting or Finance

  • Have obsessive attention to detail while also being able to spot the bigger picture

  • Possess at least one year of experience in an accounting and finance related role

  • Demonstrate clear knowledge of accounting and finance concepts

  • Ideally have previous experience in a startup environment

  • Be able to take on lots of responsibility, juggle deadlines and push for outcomes

  • Deliver no matter what it takes

  • Be lots of fun to work with!

Nice to haves

  • Prior experience at a high growth startup or at an established fintech firm

  • Fluency in other languages in addition to English including Arabic, Hindi, Urdu, Malayalam, and Tamil

  • Experience working with a remote, global, multicultural team

What you'll get

As an Accounting Specialist you will receive:

  • Company provided equipment

  • Competitive pay

  • Access to our upcoming ESOP

  • Incredible co-workers (yep, really!)

  • A super nice, flexible, distributed work environment

Apply to be our next Accounting Specialist

Ready to join us? We'd love to hear from you ⤵️

About Us

Nomod is a globally distributed, all remote organisation, headquartered out of London

Nomod was part of Y Combinator's Summer 2021 batch and is backed by a global smorgasbord of the world's best fintech investors