Paysend is hiring a

Finance Manager


Paysend is a FinTech company looking to change the way that money is moved around the world. Over the past few years we’ve grown quickly, amassing 3 million customers and letting them send money to over 90 countries around the world. We’re one of the fastest growing money transfer companies in the industry, with over 5,000 new customers per day. Our mission is to change the money of the future with our blend of innovation, technology and customer service.

Paysend is a global payment transfer company with several international legal entities, and we require an accountant experienced in both Irish and international accounting standards and regulatory reporting. You’ll be supporting our Financial Controller in the reporting and consolidation of entities within Paysend Group.

You’ll need to have an analytical mindset and have an incredible attention to detail to succeed in this role, as we’re a company going through a period of hyper growth and we need our reports, forecasts and budgets to be accurate and timely, to give us the opportunity to grow even more and further solidify our position within the global money transfer market. The company is in a constant state of flux, and as such you’ll need to be flexible and able to adapt to the ever-evolving financial needs of the business.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Preparation of monthly management and annual statutory accounts and review and analysis of results in line with budget and forecast expectations
  • Responsible for balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis to support UK reporting
  • Direct and indirect taxes and communications with tax authorities as required
  • Responsible for responding to queries from Irish regulators and working with Group Compliance on Group/Irish entity regulatory matters
  • Evaluating and advising on financial consequences of business decisions
  • Reviewing developing processes and procedures and ensuring that controls and checks are performed
  • Assisting with budgets and forecasts
  • Providing regular and ad-hoc reports to non-finance employees


What we’re looking for:

  • Degree and/or Certificate in Accounting
  • Experience of PCF11 is preferred but not essential
  • Excellent standard of academic qualifications –BA or BS degree
  • Experienced in management and statutory accounting and reporting and analysis
  • Understanding of Irish/International accounting standards
  • Intermediate to advanced use of excel and ability to manipulate and explain complex financial information to finance and non-finance users
  • Analytical and data driven
  • Work experience in the internet / fintech / eCommerce industry is preferred
  • Skilled at working effectively with cross functional teams in a matrix organisation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Strong problem-solving skills and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves
  • Excellent communicator
  • Positive and flexible attitude to work particularly new initiatives
  • Diplomatic in meeting and working with people, good cultural awareness
  • Understanding and commitment to equal opportunities
  • Capable of developing and maintaining strong client relationships
  • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, highly organised


Company Description:

Paysend was born in April 2017 with the vision to change the way people manage their everyday finances. We were the first FinTech company to introduce a global card-to-card transfers to connect 12 billion cards issued by international payment systems: Mastercard, Visa, China Union Pay and local cards schemes. Now with nearly 3 million customers sending money to over 90 countries and a 4.8/5 Trustpilot score, Paysend is one of the most popular and trusted online money transfer services in the world.

Why Paysend?

We’re looking for people who share our passion for innovation, buy into the Paysend ethos and will add value to our team. When you join Paysend, you’ll have the chance to grow and develop as the business does.

We believe in empowering people to be successful in their jobs, and we pay them fairly for their expertise. We give everyone the context and tools to operate as business owners, and encourage our people to contribute with their hearts, their minds and their creativity.

In the fast paced FinTech industry the Paysend journey may not always be easy, but our innovation strategy is promising and exciting. We employ the right people to help us steer the business towards success and global influence.

If Paysend sounds like the perfect company for you, we’d love to hear from you!