Financial Reporting Manager

  • WorldRemit
  • London, UK
  • Feb 15, 2019
Full time Finance Management

Job Description

Who are we?

WorldRemit is changing the way people send money abroad. We’ve taken something complicated and made it simple.  Tap the WorldRemit App or click our website and your international transfer is made – to a bank account, cash pickup, Mobile Money, or airtime top-up. We send to more than 145 countries and the number is growing all the time.

Using WorldRemit is easy because we do the hard bit, connecting hundreds of banks, money agents, mobile operators and payment systems around the world.  These were never designed to work together, but WorldRemit makes it happen.

The journey is just beginning.  We believe in faster, simpler, lower-cost money transfers.  That means building beautiful products and better services for our customers.

Changing the world isn’t easy – so we only hire the most talented people. You need to think differently, believe in new solutions to old problems, and have the drive to make them happen.

WorldRemit has grown at an average 50% year on year and is now processing over £1.5bn of remittances on an annualised basis.  The recently company went through its Series C financing and raised $40m. The company currently employees over 600 employees and has offices in London, USA, Philippines, Poland, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Japan, Hong Kong and other locations.

About the role

We are seeking a Financial Reporting Manager, reporting to the Group Financial Controller to take on all reporting aspects of statutory accounts according to local GAAP’s in all entities and to take on accounting research where need to be to adopt to correct accounting treatments.


  • Reviewing and preparing Statutory accounts for all entities
  • Ensuring that all accounting standards are met
  • Work hand in hand with the auditors and the internal financial reporting team
  • Follow through all financial annual audits and understand deadlines
  • Working closely with global stakeholders
  • Able to research specific accounting treatments and propose/recommend to the Group Financial Controller


  • ACA qualified accountant with at least 5 year post qualified experience
  • Good academics (min 2:1) with strong A levels
  • Confident, outgoing individual able to quickly build relationships internally and externally
  • Curious and meticulous