Group Financial Accountant

Date: 22-Sep-2022

Location: London, GB, E14 5LQ

Company: Paysafe

Paysafe Limited (“Paysafe”) (NYSE: PSFE) (PSFE.WS) is a leading specialised payments platform. Its core purpose is to enable businesses and consumers to connect and transact seamlessly through industry-leading capabilities in payment processing, digital wallet, and online cash solutions. With over 20 years of online payment experience, an annualised transactional volume of over US $120 billion in 2021, and approximately 3,500 employees located in 10+ countries, Paysafe connects businesses and consumers across 100 payment types in over 40 currencies around the world. Delivered through an integrated platform, Paysafe solutions are geared toward mobile-initiated transactions, real-time analytics and the convergence between brick-and-mortar and online payments. Further information is available at


Overall Purpose:

Reporting to the Senior Group Financial Reporting Accountant, this role requires an individual with strong financial accounting and external reporting background. The role will focus on period-end reporting and compliance with SOX controls and process improvements, linked to a wider Group transformation.

The successful candidate will gain exposure to a variety of functions across Group Finance and engage in the detail of the Group close process and assist with the review of financial information, to draw sound and concise conclusions.

As a key member of the Group Financial Reporting team, the London based Group Financial Accountant will work closely with various functions across the group and global finance teams, including the Group’s Corporate Finance, FP&A, Tax, Business Intelligence and Treasury functions as well as senior management.

The Group Financial Reporting team consists of individuals with varying experience, expertise, and background. As Paysafe enters its second year as a listed business, the opportunities for learning and growth are bigger than ever, which is why we are looking to expand our team and recruit a likeminded individual who is passionate, driven and pro-active.


Key Roles:

  • Perform monthly reconciliations and analytical reviews over balance sheet and income statement financial statement line items, and present this to senior management on a quarterly basis
  • Assist with preparation of the group financial reporting package, for monthly, quarterly, and annual results
  • Assist with the preparation of disclosure support for quarterly and annual financial statements
  • Liaison with divisional finance teams to ensure a timely and accurate close, and appropriate understanding and analysis of reporting entity submissions
  • Liaison with divisional fiance teams and provide guidance on accounting for unusual transactions
  • Support and delivery of materials to external auditors
  • Support the wider team’s delivery requirements including ad hoc project work and initiatives as required


Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA, having qualified in a top 10 accounting firm
  • 1-2years post-qualified experience
  • Experience in multi-currency group consolidation
  • Ability to analyse financial data and draw sound conclusions from it, and identify potential issues
  • Robust knowledge of IFRS or US GAAP accounting standards and application thereof
  • Knowledge of SOX compliance and requirements
  • Advanced Excel Skills 
  • Ability to concisely present financial information verbally and in writing
  • A team player with strong technical skills and a willingness to take ownership



Equal Employment Opportunity


Paysafe is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and are committed to providing a work environment of mutual respect to everyone without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances