“ROLI is built on a fusion of different talents coming together from varied cultural backgrounds, under the one umbrella of music and technology.”

- Penelope Victoria, Financial Controller

We are looking for an enthusiastic Accounts Assistant to join our vibrant and growing Finance Team.

As our Accounts Assistant, you will help us manage a growing number of transactions each month, ensuring our expenditure is recorded and properly authorised. As a core member of our Finance Team, you will assist with various tasks and also collaborate on ad hoc projects with the wider Finance Team. This role will give you the opportunity to develop your skills and experience in a high-growth environment. 

ROLI is a fast-paced company, therefore the ideal candidate will be dynamic, demonstrate the ability to innovate and have a genuine desire to contribute to the success of ROLI’s vision. We are also looking for the successful candidate to be resilient, discreet and supportive in nature.

This is a unique opportunity to be a part of a disruptive category of music making devices we are creating called ‘Connected Music’ – a network of hardware and software, platform and developer products that will revolutionise how music is made.

Please note this is an initial 3 month contract with the potential to extend.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Enter invoices, personal expenses and credit cards on our accounting system
  • Record payments and investigate unreconciled transactions
  • Reconcile supplier statements and follow up on missing invoices
  • Set up new employees as expense suppliers on financial platforms
  • Accurately maintain the aged supplier ledger
  • Assist with end of month reporting and general ledger reconciliations
  • Support the quarterly VAT submission
  • Manage incoming post
  • Provide cover for other members of the Finance Team
  • Assist our Financial Controller and wider Finance Team with other finance tasks as needed

Your Qualifications:

  • Basic to Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills (Including Vlookups, Sumifs, Pivot tables)
  • A strong analytical eye for detail
  • Knowledge of accounting packages such as Sage, NetSuite, etc
  • Excellent communication skills, flawless written English
  • Superb and demonstrable time-management skills and the ability to work independently
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with employees at all levels
  • A passion for music, technology and/or startups

Ideal Qualifications

  • Currently studying for an accounts qualifications (AAT or CIMA/ACCA foundational)
  • Experience working at a startup company

ROLI offers:

  • The opportunity to work with the leading minds within technology, hardware, and music creation to directly impact the way we create and interact with music
  • A range of meaningful benefits including:
    • Following probation, a competitive health care cash plan
    • A company pension scheme
    • 23 days holiday with 2 additional social impact days and the standard 8 statutory holiday days
    • 20 hours per year dedicated to volunteering within the local community
    • ‘Lending Library’ of all ROLI products
    • Team member discounts on ROLI products
    • Wellness programme including fortnightly massages, weekly guided meditation and yoga
    • Apple laptop and relevant software licenses for your role and beyond
    • Generous Parental Leave policy
    • Frequent friends and family events
    • A great working environment, featuring daily complimentary homemade vegetarian lunches as well as fresh baked bread, limitless home­made GOLDnola
    • A dedicated company-wide Hack Day every four weeks to expand your skill­s
    • The opportunity to create your own “4pm” class to skill share both your technical and creative skill sets with other ROLI team members
    • A generous bike-to-work scheme plus in-house bike storage
  • A competitive salary according to your level of experience

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