Financial Accountant - International and Financial Processes

Babylon Health
London, Greater London, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
Competitive salary
16 May 2021
14 Jun 2021
Experience level
Part qualified
We are a team on a mission, to put accessible and affordable healthcare in the hands of every person on earth. Our mission is bold and ambitious, and it's one that's shared by our team who shares our values, to dream big, build fast and be brilliant.

To achieve this, we've brought together one of the largest teams of scientists, clinicians, mathematicians and engineers to focus on combining the ever-growing computing power of machines, with the best medical expertise of humans, to create a comprehensive, immediate and personalized health service and make it universally available.

At Babylon our people aren't just part of a team, they're part of something bigger. We're a vibrant community of creative thinkers and doers, forging the way for a new generation of healthcare. We're only as good as our people. So, finding the best people is everything to us.

We serve millions, but we choose our people one at a time...

Are you a detailed oriented, self-starter with a passion for numbers? Are you looking for a role where you can continuously review and improve process? Are you interested in contributing to a healthcare platform that puts accessible and affordable healthcare in the hands of every person on earth?

The $10 trillion Global Healthcare sector has been unable to balance the needs of accessibility, quality, and affordability. Babylon has created a scalable, digital-first, value-based care model - delivering best in class accessibility, quality, and affordability results. We are creating a data-centric, predictive digital platform that will allow most patients to self-manage their everyday needs. The opportunities at Babylon Health are huge, and the impact is massive. If you consider yourself an energetic and hardworking contributor - this opportunity is tailored for you.


We are seeking a Financial Accountant to workclosely with our International Accounting Manager. In this newly created role you will handle International Accounting processes for Babylon's International subsidiaries and acquisitions, being at the forefront of supporting new country initiatives, monitoring global accounting risks and driving process efficiencies. This role is at the heart of the business ensuring the integrity of financial and management information is maintained and senior management have accurate and timely information to make the right decisions.

    • Coordination of year-end financial statement audits, leading coordination with auditors and internal teams for international entities (i.e. Singapore), including preparation of financial statements
    • Upload of month end acquisition entity results and analysis of monthly results, liaising with the acquisition finance teams as required
    • Assistance in SOX control and risk monitoring across Financial Statement areas, supporting the International Accounting Manager in leading any control improvements with other teams
    • Liaison with Rwanda's Accounting Officer to ensure local finance team are supported to meet month end commitments and general office finance matters
    • Key owner of process efficiency, working with the International Accounting Manager on automation projects. Continuous review of financial processes and assessing for fit as the business scales

    • ACCA Qualified (or equivalent) - part qualified applicants will be considered depending on industry experience
    • Big 4 experience preferred but not essential
    • Experience in financial systems advantageous but not essential, as well as experience in tech startup/high growth environments
    • Enthusiasm for improving processes and continuously reviewing process adequacy as the business scales
    • Extreme attention to detail
    • Completer/finisher and self-starter
    • Strong effective communicator with excellent presentation skills
    • Ability to turn high ambiguity into actionable insight
    • Experience using NetSuite preferred (though not essential)
    • Comfortable working in a high growth and fast paced environment

We believe that difference inspires a better, healthier world. That's why it's at the heart of everything we do. From our people to our products, difference enriches every part of our business and creates a culture based on equality of opportunity, and in which all Babylonians can progress their careers. We're committed to creating an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, pregnancy status, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

At Babylon, we have Power of Diversity groups (PODs) to drive positive engagements that create and foster a diverse and inclusive environment and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse pool of candidates.

Our mission is to put an accessible and affordable health service in the hands of every person on earth. Diversity and inclusion play a key role in helping us bring this mission to life and create a true sense of belonging for all.

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