Xplor is hiring a

Senior Financial Accountant

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

We are looking for curious and empathetic people. We also love to hear from people who are motivated by meaningful work, resonate with our four core values, have a positive outlook, are comfortable with ambiguity and thrive working in an ever-evolving and complex environment. We are inspired by meeting big picture thinkers and doers, people who can be both tactical and strategic, aim high and put people first in everything they do.

Some of the responsibilities for this role include:

  • Manage month end processes, including accruals, prepayments, revenue and software capex processes
  • Manage intercompany processes, funding movements and charges
  • Preparation of journal entries, supporting schedules, general ledger reconciliations and analysis.
  • Oversight and review of the client liability reconciliations
  • Ensure month end reconciliations are complete and accurate within Blackline
  • Review and approve junior team member reconciliations and ensure appropriately supported
  • Analyse financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and income statement accounts
  • Review payroll and ensure correctly coded and understand the key movements
  • Work with FP&A in understanding the financial performance and ensure aligned with knowledge of key business movements and respond to FP&A queries
  • Assist in preparation of financial statements for local filing
  • Work with external/internal auditors in managing company requests.
  • Review the indirect tax returns (VAT/GST etc) and reconciliation of the returns to the ledger and to Netsuite tax reports
  • Review and prepare the analysis of ledger activity for month end reporting and tax analysis
  • Work with compliance on the preparation of financial data to support capital adequacy for regulatory entities
  • Prepare the regulatory reports in conjunction with the Payment operations team and compliance.
  • Manage the tactical banking access requirements and access
  • Preparation of interim financial statements as required for company structuring/ approval of dividends/cash repatriation etc
  • Assist with technical analysis of company activity to assist the tax department with transfer pricing
  • Identify process improvement opportunities, develop potential solutions and implement
  • Fully qualified AAT, ACCA, ACA, and CIMA or similar
  • Strong controls bias and experience
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to perform complex analysis and reconciliations
  • Experience in assisting in the preparation of statutory accounts
  • Experience of managing external audit to tight deadlines

At Xplor, we believe that the best innovation and ideas happen at the intersections of our differences - people of diverse cultures, generations, disciplines, and lived experiences. So even if you think you do not tick all the boxes, we still encourage you to apply.

Values and Life at Xplor

Our four core values guide us from how we hire and recognise our team members to how we interact with our customers day to day:

Make life simple, Build for people, Move with purpose, Create lasting communities.

If these values sound like you, and describe people you want to work with, you will thrive at Xplor. As an Xplorer, you will be part of a global network of talented colleagues who will support your success. We look for commonalities and shared passions and give people the tools they need to deliver great work and grow at speed.

Some of our perks and benefits are:

  • 12 weeks Gender Neutral Paid Parental Leave for both primary and secondary carer
  • #GiveBackDays/Commitment to social impact – 3 extra days off to volunteer and give back to your local community
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning, plus regular career and growth conversations with your leader, as part of Xplor GPS
  • Ongoing dedication to Diversity & Inclusion initiatives such as D&I Council, Global Mentorship Program
  • Access to free mental health support
  • Flexible working arrangements


How to apply?

To start your application, please submit your resume and we will be in touch as soon as we can. Please include the word "moonshot" at the top of your message to the Hiring Manager so that we know you took the time to read our job ad. Your contact is Sophia Little, Senior Talent Partner

We understand that diverse candidates have diverse needs. We welcome you to inform us of any additional needs related to completing your job application or participating in the interview process, via talent@xplortechnologies.com. 

More about us 

We're the first global platform combining SaaS with embedded payments, and tools to help businesses grow and succeed. We offer software solutions in fast-growing ‘everyday life’ verticals: Education, Fitness & Wellbeing, Field Services and Personal Services – and a global, cloud-based payments processing platform. Xplor Technologies serves over 106,000 customers that processed over $37 billion in payments, operating across 20 markets in 2023.

Good to know

To be considered for employment, you must be legally authorised to work in the location (country) you're applying for. Xplor does not sponsor visas, either at the time of hire or at any later time. 

We kindly ask you to apply through our careers portal or external job boards only. Please don't send your application via email. 

To learn more about us and our products, please visit www.xplortechnologies.com/gb/careers.

We also invite you to check out our Candidate FAQs for more information about our recruitment process www.xplortechnologies.com/us/recruitment-faqs.

Xplor is dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.

We are a 2024 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.

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