Description and Requirements

Reporting to the Group Treasury Controller (GTC), the Treasury Assistant is part of Dyson’s Tax and Treasury team, which provides support to all areas of the business. The Treasury Assistant will support the Treasury Back Office team deliver their key responsibilities on bank accounts, payments, accounting and controls.

Market Overview:

Dyson HQ is home to over 3,500 people who work across a medley of engineering and commercial functions. The award-winning campus has three cafes, a sports centre and a number of engineering icons including our Harrier and Lightning jets – one of which hangs from the ceiling of our café. Based in Malmesbury, the campus is within easy reach of both the Cotswolds and cities like Bath and Bristol along the M4 corridor.

Function Overview:

Working closely with everyone at Dyson – from sales and finance, to legal, marketing, RDD and more – our Tax & Treasury team develop critical knowledge of the business, and our future plans. Relying on this understanding, and their deep expertise, to ensure that our tax commitments are met, while managing Dyson’s cash liquidity and foreign exchange positions. As custodians of our corporate and legal structure, they also support Dyson operations in territories around the world. And as we grow, this challenge – and the team’s need for dynamic people who don’t shy away from them – grows with it.

Accountabilities:

  • Perform the reconciliation of Treasury’s bank accounts on a daily basis, confirming all Treasury deals with counterparty banks and submitting the relevant payment instructions
  • Support the Treasury Accountant on the daily accounting of transactions as wells as month end controls
  • Provide support on Treasury projects related to cash management, payments, accounting or information systems as appropriate
  • Support the Back Office team in SEA as and when required

Skills:

  • Previous experience on a financial role or with some interest in banking and/or Treasury
  • Highly organised, with strong attention to detail and ability to be accurate
  • Initiative and determination to resolve operational issues
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills, able to explain banking issues
  • Comfortable working in a fast moving environment typical of a fast growing business
  • Computer literate, ability to quickly learn new applications and information systems

Benefits Overview:

  • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life assurance
  • Sport centre
  • Free on-site parking
  • Subsidized café and restaurants
  • Discounts on Dyson machines