What is a Tech Accountant at Silverfin? An Accountant for a tech company or an Accountant who loves technology?

In this case, we're looking for the latter. Silverfin is a fintech company, and we're looking for a tech-savvy Accountant. But... not to do our books.

What else would we need an Accountant for?

  • To help us make our groundbreaking platform for Connected Accounting even better.
  • To help us build and insert your financial knowledge into the product.
  • To keep us closely connected to the real day-to-day challenges of accountancy firms. As everything is changing so quickly, we need you to keep your ears to the ground.

Have you been working in accounting for a few years, and are you up for a revolutionary career change? Have you recently qualified as an Accountant but looking for a different challenge? Are you passionate about coding and technology?

Are you an Accountant with a keen interest in programming?  Take the leap, join Silverfin and make a difference to Accountants worldwide.

Responsibilities

  • Apply your accountancy knowledge to help improve our product by becoming a Product Developer
  • Turn our clients’ needs and requests into templates by developing Liquid code
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices
  • Create and maintain software documentation
  • Stay plugged into emerging technologies, accounting knowledge and industry trends and apply them
  • Collaborate with Project Managers, Product Managers, Product Experts and Product Developers to produce high quality, client-focussed results

Requirements

  • You have a background in audit / accountancy, ideally within an accounting practice
  • You have development experience or are actively interested in development
  • You have some experience with a programming language, i.e. HTML, Python, R, Java, etc.
  • If you don’t have Liquid code experience, you will be trained but must have the aptitude to learn
  • Strong communicator with the ability to work with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders
  • You are customer-minded with the ability to be customer-facing and consultative, where needed

Our Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday ( + all the bank holidays! )
  • Private medical healthcare through award-winning Vitality coverage and rewards scheme
  • Generous annual training allowance
  • Macbook Air & iPhone
  • The opportunity to help build a company that is in the process of building out it’s UK and global presence
  • An office space next to Old Street station with a coffee shop on the ground floor, rooftop terrace, running track, bike storage and access to wellness facilities
  • A team that is passionate about Connected Accounting, good coffee and Belgian beer (we also have fresh fruit and snacks...)
  • Friday drinks, monthly social events and ad hoc trips to our local pub

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