Jan 12, 2024

Senior Finance Operations Executive

  • Options Technology
  • Belfast, County Antrim
Full time Executive Operations

Job Description

Location: Belfast


Salary: £40,000 to £120,000 plus bonus, depending on experience, with potential equity participation.



As a Senior Finance Operations Executive at Options Technology (“Options”), you will:

  • Manage finance operations in Billing, AR (Accounts Receivable), AP (Accounts Payable), and Treasury management.
  • Get hands-on during critical month-end and year-end processes to support the team.
  • Drive process streamlining and automation.
  • Embrace tech innovation.
  • Collaborate with a global team.
  • Make a global impact.

We seek passionate individuals with a knack for finance operations and a desire to excel. Ready to redefine finance?



Options is on a mission to scale its global finance team in Belfast, and we want you to be a part of it. We are centralizing our finance operations in Belfast, bringing together teams from around the world.


Who are Options?

Options is the largest global financial technology company headquartered in Belfast. We are at the forefront of banking and trading infrastructure, serving clients globally with offices in New York, Chicago, Toronto, London, Cambridge, Paris, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Singapore, and Auckland. At Options, our services are woven into the hottest trends in global tech, including high-performance Networking, Cloud, Security, and AI (Artificial Intelligence).


Unique to Options

  • Global Presence: Belfast Centred: You will be part of a truly global business, with subsidiaries and clients in every major financial centre, while enjoying the benefits of being based in Belfast.
  • Direct Access: Work in the same office with direct access to the CEO, CFO (Chief Financial Officer), COO, and CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) of a leading global tech company.
  • Board-Level Exposure: Take part in board-level finance sessions, monthly finance meetings, and board meetings.
  • Industry Leaders: We serve 700 clients, including the top 40 global banks, and we are highly acquisitive, giving opportunities to be involved in deal teams.
  • World-Class Finance Function: We are committed to building a world-class finance function in Belfast for the long term, with a record of accomplishment of developing talent from within.
  • Tech Savvy: We value tech-savvy individuals who are curious about technology and automation, willing to learn, and proficient in tools like advanced Excel, PowerBI, or Python.



Our compensation package is not only competitive but offers considerable potential for growth and upside for top performers. It includes:

  • Competitive Salary: Depending on seniority and experience (£40,000 - £120,000).
  • Industry-Leading Benefits: Including maternity and paternity leave.
  • Performance-Based Bonus: Tied to key deliverables, such as annual audit sprints.
  • Equity Participation: For senior staff.
  • Global Opportunities: The possibility to work from key global business centres (New York, London, Hong Kong) for up to 3 months a year.
  • Professional Development: We cover the cost of professional exams, including study leave where appropriate.
  • Automatic Salary Increases: Upon successful completion of accredited professional exams.


Preferred Requirements

We are looking for individuals who are hands-on with a range of practical skills and experience, tech-savvy, and have a passion for finance operations. Preferred qualifications include:

  • 2+ years of hands-on experience in finance operations or similar experience working alongside a business, including bookkeeping/accounting technician roles.
  • Proficiency in advanced Excel, PowerBI, or Python.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and support continued business growth.
  • Self-starter who enjoys using initiative.
  • Outgoing personality and a team player.


Ready to take your finance career to the next level? Apply now and become a part of the dynamic Options finance team in Belfast, where your skills will shine on a global stage.


📮 How to Apply 📮

Upload your resume and a cover letter explaining why you are the perfect fit for this role to our Careers Page at www.options-it.com/careers/.

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