Junior Accountant & Admin Officer

Dataswift Ltd

finance accounting London, Cambridge | Full-Time

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About Dataswift 

Dataswift is an internet technology company launching a new generation personal data management platform that enables businesses to deliver legal ownership and control of personal data to their customers. We believe that personal data mobility by the individual should be a core component of internet infrastructure. We are the first to deliver personal data servers to individuals enabling them to legally store, process and control data at scale, globally.

The Position

If you are an accountant undergoing your professional exams, this position, supervised by chartered accountants, is for you! You will be involved in the financial management and financial reporting of the Company. You will also play a smaller role supporting your team with administration duties.

Your Strategic Value to the Company 

You will be key in ensuring that the Company is able to operate smoothly without major bottlenecks to complete its projects and objectives.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Bookkeeping and Accounting

You will be recording the transactions of the Company on Xero based on IFRS. 

Financial Management

You will be managing the finances of the Company in a junior capacity. You will be involved in the management of expenditures and ensuring that expenditures are controlled according to financial policies.


You will be supporting your colleagues in various ways, such as the maintenance of physical spaces, HR initiatives, events, meeting arrangements and so on.

You will definitely need:

  • To be currently enrolled in a professional examination/stage of a reputable chartered accountant organization.

  • Familiar with IFRS. Familiarity with US GAAP is a plus.

  • An affinity to a high growth environment.

  • To be self-sufficient and to enjoy working autonomously with little direction.

  • High attention to detail.

  • Great communication skills, written and verbal.

  • Comfortable facing ambiguity and approaching undefined challenges.

  • High level of adaptability to new additions and profound changes.

  • Digitally native skills - you pick up on how to use different digital tools very quickly and already know how to use a number of them.

Dataswift Culture & Values

We believe in the diversity of our team and we don’t judge based on gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic background, history, culture, geography, nationality or your secret aversion to coriander. If you feel you don’t match every single specification, reach out to us at [email protected] to discuss your options further.

Salary range £30,000 — 30,000