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Finance
London

Senior Accountant

With over 35 nationalities and a range of backgrounds represented in our Benevolent team, we aim to build an inclusive environment where our people can bring their authentic selves to work, be respected for who they are and the exceptional work they do. We welcome and actively encourage applications from all sections of society and are committed to offering equal employment opportunities regardless of sex, race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, parental status, disability, age, citizenship, or any other basis. We see our diversity as an asset as we tackle challenging problems that bridge the gap between drug discovery and technology.

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The Role

The Finance team is looking for a qualified accountant who is keen to take on an integral role within Finance Operations with responsibility for a combination of financial and management accounting and project support as the Group transitions from a private company to a a public listed group on Euronext, Amsterdam. The role will suit a self-starter who enjoys making a positive impact wherever they identify opportunities to work with the team to improve processes and outputs.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Monthly Management accounts support for the Group
  • Technical support on accounting to the Finance Operations team
  • Supporting Annual and interim accounts external financial reporting for a Public listed group
  • Financial governance including documentation of processes, controls and policies
  • Accounting systems administration and improvements
  • Project support including reviewing, designing and implementing process controls and system improvements including new software, as required.
  • Supporting the Share based administration and reporting
  • Audit support
  • Company secretarial liaison with Legal team
  • Tax compliance support (e.g. VAT, Payroll tax)

We are looking for someone with

  • Fully qualified chartered accountant
  • Strong financial technical understanding of IFRS
  • Experience of compiling public listed annual and interim accounts
  • A highly self-motivated individual with the highest integrity
  • Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English with finance and non-finance individuals
  • Good planning and documentation skills to help yourself and others quickly reference key information and meet deadlines
  • An ability to think ahead and create functional strategies to set objectives and meet our deliverables
  • An eye for detail and accuracy
  • Adaptable and comfortable in embracing change in a fast growth company and proactively look for improvements to existing processes and controls
  • A team-oriented approach to working
  • Familiarity with the following may be useful: Biotech or Tech environments, Euronext compliance obligations, Netsuite accounting platform, Intertrust share platform, Corporation and Payroll Taxes

We share a passion for being part of a mission that matters, and we are always looking for curious and collaborative people who share our values and want to be part of our journey.  If that sounds like a fit for you, hit the apply button and join us.

About us

BenevolentAI (AMS: BAI) is a leading, clinical-stage AI-enabled drug discovery and development company listed on the Euronext Amsterdam stock exchange. Through the combined capabilities of its AI platform, scientific expertise, and wet-lab facilities, BenevolentAI is well-positioned to deliver novel drug candidates with a higher probability of clinical success than those developed using traditional methods. The Benevolent Platform™ powers a growing in-house pipeline of 13 named drug programmes and over 10 exploratory programmes, and it maintains successful collaborations with AstraZeneca, as well as leading research and charitable institutions. BenevolentAI is headquartered in London, with a research facility in Cambridge (UK) and a further office in New York.

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