Financial Analyst (London, UK)

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Financial Analyst (London, UK)

Job description

Smart contracts promise to revolutionize how all agreements work through an entirely new level of technologically enforced guarantees. Chainlink enables next-generation smart contracts that can be written about any/all events in the real world, details can be found in our whitepaper. We are well recognized for providing highly secure and reliable blockchain connectivity to the world's largest enterprises such as Google, Oracle, SWIFT, and many more. This is a unique opportunity to join one of the top companies developing cutting-edge blockchain technology while working closely together with a team of experienced senior executives.


About this Role

The Senior Financial Analyst will assist in overseeing the entire accounting and finance functions of our fast growing international company. You will work closely with the CFO and the executive team, and supervise all of the finance and accounting activities within the organization. 



▪ Developing financial strategy, including risk minimization plans and opportunity forecasting

▪ Developing processes for all major areas of accounting and finance

▪ Developing and maintaining accounting systems that deal with crypto transactions

▪ Monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting for multiple entities

▪ Day-to-day operations involving booking journal entries and invoice management

▪ Payroll processing

▪ Financial and tax modeling and forecasting

▪ Resolving technical accounting issues and becoming a subject matter expert in cryptocurrency

▪ Cash flow and portfolio management (Treasury/Front Office)

▪ Crypto asset management
▪ Handling ad hoc queries and projects related to financial reporting and analysis

▪ Liaising on project work with numerous teams across the globe to resolve issues / queries

Job requirements


▪ Newly Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA, CPA or equivalent)

▪ Strong technical accounting knowledge

▪ Candidates from the top 6 accounting firms preferred 

▪ Experience in tech and/or crypto preferred but not required

▪ Experience in international tax preferred but not required


▪ Intellectual curiosity and a genuine interest in cryptocurrency and blockchain industries

▪ Willing to grow in a startup environment; open-mindedness and adaptability

▪ Time management and capability to work under tight deadlines

▪ Ability to operate independently

▪ Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

▪ Strong written and verbal communication skills

▪ Willing to learn forecasting and financial modelling  

*Chainlink is an equal opportunity employer*