Regulatory Reporting Accountant

Join Tandem as they are looking for a Regulatory Reporting Accountant

Job Title: Regulatory Reporting Accountant

Salary: Dependent on Experience + up to 20% bonus (up to 5% paid quarterly) + benefits

Shift Pattern: Monday to Friday 09.00 - 17.00

Location: Flexible, we could support fully remote or hybrid working from any of our UK offices in London, Cardiff, Durham, Manchester, or Blackpool 
We’re building an amazing team in and we’re looking for an ambitious and purpose-driven Regulatory Reporting Accountant. 
The role will focus on the delivery of Regulatory Reporting for the Bank including Capital and Liquidity with a focus on keeping pace with the continuing change of the regulatory reporting environment and developing further efficient, effective reporting.

If you’re innovative, curious, meticulous, and not afraid of a challenge, then we’d love to hear from you. Your voice, ideas and drive will always find a home at Tandem.

About Us

We’re Tandem. The UK’s greener alternative to digital banking providing hard working people across the UK with sustainable ways to borrow and save.

With more than 500 people in London, Blackpool, Cardiff, Durham, and Manchester, all working together to create a greener, more accessible bank for people across the UK.

We’re on a mission to proactively help our customers to reduce their carbon footprint and accelerate the UK to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and we need more people to help us achieve this goal. 

We've taken the beliefs, behaviours, and personality and created four underpinning values. These values demonstrate our guiding principles and behaviours for everyone at Tandem. Our ambition is that these values are ingrained and always front of mind when we're engaging with our stakeholder audiences. Our values are BRAVE, ENTERPRISING, SIMPLE and TOGETHER.

Your Role

  • Assist the production of full suite of regulatory reports (COREP / FINREP / PRA / BoE) and the internal reporting of regulatory metrics.
  • Ensure all reporting requirements are met within deadlines and to the highest standard of accuracy. 
  • Review and challenge of data inputs and outputs, ensuring that regulatory information is prepared and disclosed in a consistent manner.
  • Ability to explain regulatory concepts and reporting requirements including capital calculations, ratios and workings. 
  • Maintain up to date and detailed understanding of regulatory reporting requirements, ensuring these are reflected in working files and regulatory reporting submissions. 
  • Maintain the company’s compliance standards and ensure timely completion of all mandatory on-line training modules and attestations  

What we're looking for:

  • ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent.
  • Previous experience of regulatory reporting within a UK regulated Bank (retail banking desirable but not essential).
  • Knowledge of Basel 3 / CRD IV (including COREP).
  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to understand and investigate complex issues.
  • Strong control awareness.
  • Experience of working in a challenger bank environment would be an advantage but not essential.  

Behavioural Attributes:

  • Proactive, energetic and professional.
  • Stakeholder management.
  • Highly organised and able to prioritise effectively.
  • The initiative and curiosity to challenge current processes and develop effective alternative solutions.  

Our rewards are getting a big update, with enhancements due to land in early 2023!   
Current Rewards

  • 25 days annual leave plus 8 days bank holiday  
  • 1 day off for your birthday  
  • Electric Vehicle scheme   
  • Free cereal and snacks in the office
  • Cycle to work scheme and a free helmet  
  • Perkbox for treats and discounts  
  • Pension contribution   
  • 2 days per year paid volunteering   

Take part in our Green Deal

  • Volunteer 2 days a week for charity > receive an early Friday finish 
  • Raise £200 per annum for charity > Tandem provide PR and marketing support 
  • Have renewable energy at home > receive an additional 1-day annual leave 
  • Drive a lower emissions or hybrid car > free raffle entries with the chance to win a weekend away for 2 
  • Drive an electric car > receive £500 towards a home charger