Financial Accountant - 9 month FTC

Amsterdam / London
Finance – Finance /
Maternity Cover /
Hybrid
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

What You’ll Be Doing

Moonpig Group is seeking a talented and driven Financial Accountant (part qualified) to join our Financial Control team for the Greetz brand on a 9 month fixed term contract.

As a Financial Accountant, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the accuracy and integrity of our financial data, working closely with the finance team in Amsterdam and London, as well as collaborating with various departments across the business to help them understand their numbers.

This role can either be based in Amsterdam or our London office on a hybrid basis (2 days a week on average).

Key Responsibilities:

    • Producing monthly management accounts including commentary on actuals vs budget
    • Owning the inventory accounting within Greetz, working with operations staff to understand and improve their processes
    • Producing opex reporting for various departments, and being the first point of contact for senior management
    • Performing balance sheet reconciliations, owning our financial controls and assisting with the external audit
    • Support for various improvement projects, such as streamlining accounting processes and the roll out of new systems and tools within the organisation

About you:

    • Part qualified ACA/CIMA/ACCA or equivalent (for the UK); HBO of MBO+ / finance, accountancy, economics (Netherlands)
    • Proactive and enthusiastic approach to your work and enjoy working as part of a team
    • An analytical and problem-solving mind-set to understand, challenge and ask the relevant questions
    • Good organisational skills, ability to prioritise and high attention to detail
    • Excellent Excel skills
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills, comfortable working with senior management and non-finance colleague
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.