Feb 14, 2022

Finance & Treasury Assistant

  • ThinkMarkets
  • London, England, United Kingdom
Full time Finance

Job Description

ThinkMarkets is a global online brokerage firm, specializing in providing multi-asset trading solutions to thousands of clients around the world. With our flagship ThinkTrader platform, we allow our clients to trade the world 24-hours a day. Our mission is to disrupt the brokerage industry by allowing access to global markets and thousands of products to allow our clients to trade the world in the palm of their hand. We use the latest technologies to give traders seamless access to our proprietary trading platforms. 

We are seeking a Finance Assistant to join our rapidly growing global workforce in London. In this position, you will enhance the overall customer experience by improving the operational function of our current business lines, including but not limited to: Cash Equities, FX, and CFDs. The Senior Ops Manager will be the driving force for all moving parts in the group to execute, manage our current global client base, expand into new markets, and oversee operational risk and policies.

In this position, we will look for your operations expertise to develop future market growth and to increase our portfolio of innovative products, improve internal on-boarding and communications efficiency. The ideal candidate will be a process and data-driven individual with hands-on industry experience, strong leadership skills and background in Trading, Operations, and a detailed knowledge of financial products, including Margin, FX, Cash Equities, and Capital Markets. You will be working closely with the Finance Director and Financial Accountant to execute new business processes and develop best practices for operational procedures.

Finance Assistant Job Duties:

  • Manage accounts payable
  • Daily bank and merchant reconciliations
  • Assisting the financial account in month end preparation and reporting
  • Assist the financial director in creating financial reports on a regular basis
  • Attend finance department and company-wide meetings, sometimes assisting with financial reporting to managers and senior executives
  • Assisting the treasury team to service client transactions
  • Assisting in daily client money reconciliations
  • Preparation of Intercompany analyses and bank wire transactions

Finance Assistant Skills and Qualifications:

  • Masters or bachelor’s degree in Finance, or Accounting is preferred
  • 1 years’ experience as finance assistant
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Excel and accounting software
  • Strong knowledge of bookkeeping
  • Good organizational skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Experience within on OTC brokerage preferred
  • Must be a team player with experience in communicating with key stakeholders and multitasking in a fast-paced environment.
  • Potential for growth into Financial Accountant

Success Looks Like:

  • Progressive career as a group treasury analyst or a financial accountant
  • Group Reporting Exposure whilst working with various licensed entities with respective regulatory bodies
  • Further studies opportunities (long term and short-term courses)