Based in Malta, the Finance Officer will work within the Financial Operations team to safeguard the customer funds by maintaining up-to-date reconciliations. The Finance Officer has outstanding analytical and quantitative aptitude, and can work independently with minimal supervision. They are detail oriented and highly organised, and also have excellent communication skills in English.
Reporting to the Treasury officers, the Finance Officer has the opportunity to evolve in a dynamic environment, taking initiative on operations and supporting the company’s very ambitious growth objectives.
Daily bookkeeping duties including maintaining of the generaI ledgers
Settlements and processing
Investigate and address in a timely manner any financial queries and issues related to our Operational Finance function coming from merchants, business partners and international card schemes
Where needed, challenge and work towards the improvement of the operational internal accounting procedures, policies, operations, management controls and reporting
Liaise with the line manager monthly, keeping them updated on status, progress, issues, etc.
Assist with yearly external audit; prepare reconciliation statements
Assist corporate team with preparation of monthly client funds bank entries and month-end journals
Other financial reports as requested on an ad-hoc basis
Act as an escalation point for the Reconciliation Officers on reconciliation issues
In possession of a qualification in Business and Computing, Accounting, Finance, or equivalent
Conversant with a strong interest in both IT and Finance
Previous experience in the following areas is considered an asset:
Operational Finance within a payments business
Card issuing finance reconciliation
Previous experience with databases and SQL is considered an asset
Results orientated, proactive and can-do attitude
Good stakeholder management experience
SpotOn Connections offers international recruitment solutions and career consultancy for all industries across Europe. We deliver a premium service at all stages of the recruitment process, taking the time to get to know our clients and candidates on a personal level so that we can make the perfect match. Our network of consultants come from a recruitment background, with particular specialisation on the finance, legal, technical, and multilingual industries. We currently have offices in Malta and Portugal.