Financial Accountant - 12 month FTC

Finance – Finance /
Fixed Term Contract /
Our Ways of Working Principles:

We believe that most of us do our best work when we work together, but we know that everyone works in different ways, and quite frankly, has other commitments and responsibilities outside of work.
As we further adjust  to hybrid working, we want to take what we've learnt from working remotely and keep the flexibility that's enabled us to thrive and keep driving our business forward.

We have some core principles which support us in this:
Do what’s right
Trust & give permission
Delivery matters

We understand ways of working can look different based on your role, team and you as an individual so we are here to support and discuss this with you during the interview process.

Work with us

At Moonpig Group our mission is to help people connect and create moments that matter. We are an international group, comprising the Moonpig, Buyagift and Red Letter Days brands in the UK and the Greetz brand in the Netherlands.

We were founded with a goal to disrupt the traditional greetings industry. Two decades on, we’re an established leader within the online cards and gifting market, offering a wide range of products to customers across the world.

Moonpig is an iconic brand and innovator, with clear values (read more about our values here!). These values set our teams and our business up for success in an environment that’s fun, supportive and challenging. They’re the glue that binds us together and we think of them as a platform to help us deliver our best work. You have every chance to drive impact here at Moonpig, and most importantly, we genuinely want you!

About the role

We’re recruiting a Financial Accountant (part qualified) on a 12 month FTC to play an important role within our Financial Control team, reporting into the Senior Financial Accountant and working closely with the wider finance team in London and Amsterdam, as well as the rest of the business.

The role has month-end responsibilities, suiting someone with a mix of management and financial accounting experience. This role will also help perform analysis for senior stakeholders to better understand our performance.

You will need to be flexible to work on a hybrid basis, 2 days a week from our London office.

Key responsibilities:

    • Supporting our technology business through intangible fixed asset accounting, reporting and analysis
    • Producing monthly management accounts including commentary on actuals vs budget
    • Working with the business to improve our processes and workstreams
    • Performing balance sheet reconciliations and owning our financial controls
    • Assisting with and audit preparation and completion
    • Support to various improvement projects, such as streamlining accounting processes, and the roll out of new systems and tools

About you:

    • Part qualified ACA/CIMA/ACCA or equivalent
    • Proactive and enthusiastic approach to your work
    • An analytical and problem-solving mind-set to understand, challenge and ask the relevant questions
    • Good organisational skills, ability to prioritise and manage competing priorities with a high attention to detail
    • Excellent Excel skills
    • Excellent communication skills
Want to hear more? 
Find out more about Moonpig Group and what it has to offer here!
Moonpig’s Commitment to Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity 

At Moonpig Group, we’re committed to creating an inclusive and caring culture with brilliant people who feel a real sense of belonging. We welcome and celebrate all diverse backgrounds to Moonpig Group, from working parents who need flexibility with their hours to individuals who are neurodiverse and prefer to work a certain way. 
We’re proud to have several employee-led committees within our organisation, including the LGBTQ+ Committee, The Gender Balance Committee and our Moonpig Against Racism Committee. 
We’ll continue to push for diversity and that sense of belonging so that all Moonpig Group employees feel safe and comfortable to be their true authentic self at work.