We are a team on a mission, to put accessible and affordable healthcare in the hands of every person on earth. Our mission is bold and ambitious, and it’s one that’s shared by our team who shares our values, to dream big, build fast and be brilliant.
To achieve this, we’ve brought together one of the largest teams of scientists, clinicians, mathematicians and engineers to focus on combining the ever-growing computing power of machines, with the best medical expertise of humans, to create a comprehensive, immediate and personalized health service and make it universally available.
babylon was included in WIRED’s 2016 Top 100 Hottest Startups in Europe and CB Insights 2017 Global ‘AI 100’ list. Fortune Magazine included babylon in their 2017 list of ’50 Companies Leading the AI Revolution’, the only listed company using AI in healthcare delivery.
At babylon our people aren’t just part of a team, they’re part of something bigger. We’re a vibrant community of creative thinkers and doers, forging the way for a new generation of healthcare.
We’re only as good as our people. So, finding the best people is everything to us. We serve millions, but we choose our people one at a time…
Reporting to the Finance Director, the role will be to build, manage and run the financial control function in a high-growth, scaling business that is expanding into multiple geographies.
Month-end of AP/ AR and GL processes and preparation of management of accounts
Supervise the accounting department to streamline vendor payment processes and improve the financial health of the company
Act as the primary Go to person for month, quarter and year-end financial activities
Review corporate balance sheets reconciliations and deliver summary reconciliation reports to the executive team
Collaborate with the payroll group to ensure that all deductions and payroll activities are compliant with payroll laws
Completion of the supporting schedules / balance sheet reconciliations (intangible assets, foreign exchange, intercompany etc)
Liaising with the external firms such as Auditors, HRMC & Tax partners
Researching accounting treatments and write papers on expected impact to the firm
Coordination of the preparation of statutory accounts for all entities in accordance with the relevant accounting principles and the legislation of the countries in which they operate
Participate in the development of the Firm’s taxation strategy
Ensure execution of the plan and compliance with all taxes submissions and payments
Qualified ACA or equivalent [Mandatory]
Minimum of 5 years post-qualified experience in financial accounting, consolidations and reporting experience within a corporate. [Mandatory]
Proven technical knowledge, ability to drive key accounting cycles process and management experience alongside evidence of implementing business and process change
Experience of dealing with IFRS consolidations from an audit or accounts preparation perspective
Track record of building and motivating a team in Financial accounting and Operations Management (AP/AR)
High-growth company experience, including design and setting up of enterprise financial reporting and payment systems
Self-starter who’s happy to take on responsibilities, takes pride in their work, able to work in a dynamic environment (with ever changing goals)
Proficient user of Microsoft Excel
Hands on experience of preparing company accounts
Confident oral presentation and communication skills to influence, persuade, negotiate, motivate and agree commitments with colleagues in a high-pressure environment
Approachable and able to coach and assist colleagues with accounting problems / issues
Numerate and articulate in handling statistics and interpreting information for communication to all levels within the business
Flexible, well organised with lots of initiative, energy and personal motivation
Results oriented and determined in resolving issues and achieving objectives
Who fits the role…
You need to have great curiosity – be inquisitive and challenge the status quo.
We are looking for a confident critical-thinker that can jump into many different problems, markets and situations and come up with tactical recommendations.
You need to think logically and creatively to find different solutions.
We need someone who can work with people from around the world, taking the time to understand their local nuances and challenges, without getting bogged down in why something might not work or may not be working.
We need someone who is invigorated by delivering impact – and seeing the tangible effects.
You need to want to make change now – this is less about creating an incredible strategy that will be implemented over the next 5 years, and more about processes that can change the business in the next 6 months.
There’s a lot to do, so we need someone who can prioritise and make decisions intelligently using data to direct them.
You’ll definitely do some number-crunching – it’s important to be able to quickly identify issues, inefficiencies and how big these might be.
Competitive salary and share scheme
Free babylon for you and your family
One of the nicest offices you’ll ever see, located in the heart of Chelsea
Free healthy breakfast, and snacks
On site table tennis and video game competitions
Regular social gatherings and an intimate, collaborative environment
A real entrepreneurial spirit and drive to make a tangible difference in the world
Free weekly yoga or football sessions
BUPA health and life insurance
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