Finance Assistant/Bookkeeper

EDITED, London

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EDITED is a retail data company that’s helping the world’s best apparel businesses have the right product, at the right price, at the right time. We’re a fast growing startup, headquartered in London, with offices in New York and Melbourne. Our customers, like Topshop, Net-a-Porter and Tommy Hilfiger use our industry-changing software to understand what’s happening in their market. We provide buyers and merchandisers - the most important commercial people in the business - with a beautiful and easy to use analytics platform, to make critical data-driven decisions, every day.  

The Team

We’re making waves in a trillion-dollar industry.  We’re gearing up to be a hundred million revenue company in the next few years, and we’re fast outgrowing all of our finance function.  In everything we do, we’re world class, so now it’s time to take a world-class approach to finance.

At EDITED, you’ll be part of our Finance & Operations team, working closely with the broader team to support the day to day running of the business. The Finance Assistant will be at the heart of our growth strategy - you will manage the vital day to day as we grow at lightning speed. We've got huge scope to innovate and we always welcome fresh perspectives. You'll be able to make a big impact, and learn a huge amount during your time at EDITED.  We’ve got a strategic plan to be a billion-dollar revenue company, and if you think you’ve got the skills and guts to drive the details to get us there then this is the job for you!

As a rule, we operate as peers among equals. We’re given the freedom and trust to solve big problems, and collaborate on bringing about the best solutions. Getting sh*t done together, and having a good time, are the cornerstones of what it means to work at EDITED.

The Job

As a finance assistant, you'll be involved in managing sales and purchase ledgers, reconciliation of bank and credit card accounts, running payroll, processing expense claims, filing and maintaining records, maintaining the fixed asset register and petty cash. The role would involve carrying out the tasks for the parent company based in London as well as for its US subsidiary. This role is ideal for someone who is at an early stage in their accounts career or possibly someone returning to work, as on-the-job training will be provided as part of the induction to familiarise you with relevant systems.



  • Strong understanding of accountancy and bookkeeping
  • Minimum one year work experience in similar position
  • Working towards professional qualification in accountancy or bookkeeping from accredited institutions like AAT, IAB or similar
  • Excellent use of Excel
  • An organised, methodical and proactive approach
  • Excellent attention to detail and the ability to work to deadline


  • Experience with Xero and Kashflow payroll software
  • Able to prepare accounts to trial balance



About EDITED EDITED is used by the world’s best brands and retailers to have the right product at the right time, at the right price. But more than that, it’s become the single biggest source of real-time retail data in the world. Now industry professionals can know more about their markets than ever before. Every day brands and retailers on six continents use EDITED to understand their markets in real-time and trade more efficiently. And it’s not just cutting-edge online retailers; this is a product that’s transformative for every business. Data is essential. You need data to compete with the best companies in the world, and to give your customers the best product. Our team works hard to help our customers trade better than ever before. We’re serious about our colleagues, and we have a high performance, high responsibility and high context culture. We’re data scientists, retail professionals, analysts, engineers, business people and all of us are the very best in the world at what we do. Read more about working at EDITED. Our product is used by the world’s biggest brands and retailers. It’s easy to understand, powerful, and transformative to your business. We’d love to show you what it can do.

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