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Finance Assistant - Cambridge

Salary £25,000 - £28,000
Location East, Cambridge
Job Type Permanent
Size 20-50
Job overview
If you£re interested in Finance Assistant jobs in Cambridge and you want to kick-start your career at a rapidly growing asset management FinTech company, this fantastic Finance Assistant graduate job could be the one for you!

Interested in Finance Assistant jobs and entry level finance jobs in Cambridge and want to kick-start your career at a rapidly growing asset management FinTech company? This fantastic Finance Assistant graduate job could be the one for you!

Company profile

In this Finance Assistant graduate job, you will be joining the Cambridge office of an exciting FinTech company who are making waves within the sector. They have been growing rapidly since they opened their doors in 2015 and they have already built close ties with huge players within the financial services sector. Due to continued success they are looking to add several talented graduates to their Cambridge office.

Job description

In this Finance Executive graduate job, your role will sit within the payments team but will also work very closely with our Account Management team. Your role will be vital in servicing new and existing clients and your team’s work will directly impact the client experience. As a growing business, they are able to build the role around your strengths and interests. See the main responsibilities below!

Key responsibilities

In this Graduate Finance Assistant job in Cambridge, your responsibilities will include:

Payment & Finance Processes: Most of your work will be opening and funding accounts on behalf of clients. You will carry out some of the following tasks:

  • Open accounts with our partner banks
  • Check and approve high value transactions to fund the accounts opened
  • Recording confirmations of payments on our systems
  • Transferring funds between bank accounts
  • Confirming to internal teams on all payments executed daily
  • Calculation of client fees
  • Performing daily reconciliation processes
  • Communicating with banking partners regarding account openings and payments

Product Maintenance: You will communicate with our banking partners daily and be responsible for updating any of the products they offer us on our platform. You will carry out some of the following tasks:

  • Daily product upload to our platform for certain banks
  • Creating new products on our platform when there are new offerings
  • Communicating with banking partners on bespoke rates and products for high value clients

Job requirements

  • A 2:1 from university (Maths, Economics, Finance, Accounting and related degrees are a plus!)
  • Experience with payment processes such as reconciliations
  • An analytical mindset and great numerical skills
  • Excellent relationship-building and communication skills
  • An interest in finance and technology
  • Well presented, confident and enthusiastic

Benefits of the job

  • A competitive basic salary of £25,000 - £28,000
  • Fantastic offices in Cambridge (WFH initially moving to a mixture of home and office working)
  • Plenty of training and mentoring provided
  • Join a rapidly growing company with a lot of scope for quick progression
  • Regular team drinks

Looking for Finance Assistant jobs in Cambridge and want to kickstart a career in Finance at a fast-growing asset management FinTech company? If you’re an ambitious graduate with great numerical and analytical skills, apply for this Finance Assistant job today!

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