Finance Manager - London/remote

Based​ ​in:​ ​London (currently working from home until December 2020 and subject to further updates)

Department: Finance

Level: Team Member 

Reports into: Global Group Financial Controller

 

Why we're here

Our vision is to be at the heart of every inspiring visual experience in the world, by creating a powerful, collaborative environment where artists and technologists can bring their shared vision to life.

With an established range of products, we are leading the market in building a software and hardware solution that designs, sequences and controls the most progressive live entertainment and experiences.

Over the last years our products have been placed at the heart of the Grammys; the Brit Awards; touring the world with U2, Beyoncé and Lady Gaga; live events including Coachella and Glastonbury; theatre productions such as Frozen and Harry Potter; product launches for the likes of Nike and Apple; and a growing number of films and live TV broadcasts.

We are a fast growing company who hire bright, creative, talented individuals across the world to push the boundaries of visual experiences and build lasting relationships with our community.

We are proud to have been featured as one of SalesForce’s Trailblazer companies. You should also watch our showreel demonstrating just some of the incredible work of disguise.

 

Why you're here

This position will be ideal for anyone looking to join a fast-paced and dynamic finance team operating within the private equity space. You will have the opportunity to develop your leadership skills and play a significant part in shaping the future strategy and growth trajectory around the business.

This position will be ideal for a technical accountant who has worked in the IT industry and keen to grow with the company

 

Responsibilities

  • Managing the team across the month end close for the Disguise Group of Companies for 8 entities, across 4 geographies.Overall ownership of group payroll process across the geographies working with HR to ensure accuracy.
  • Management of one Credit Controller and Finance Assistant.
  • Key role in the completion of annual statutory financial statements.
  • Ownership of the weekly cash flow preparation for the group managing the teams tasks within the process.
  • Liasing with auditors during year end and interim audits.
  • Overall ownership of VAT/Tax reporting to authorities across our geographies.
  • Working closely with Operations team to manage the stock accounting and ensure accuracy.
  • Working with the China team to ensure monthly numbers are reviewed and reconciled between UK Netsuite and China books
  • Assisting the FC with variance analysis and ensure BS reconciliations are completed and documented each month-end appropriately.
  • Overseeing the team in processing of AP, AR, bank transactions in NetSuite.
  • Assisting FC in approving purchase invoices on a regular basis ensuring correct coding.
  • Ensuring credit card reconciliations are updated by the team and the overdue list is published to functional heads.
  • Support the FC, Head of F&A and FD in adhoc tasks as required.

 

Desirable requirements

  • Qualified ACCA, CIMA, ACA
  • University Degree Minimum 2.1
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, Word
  • Google Suite – Sheets, Docs
  • NetSuite and Salesforce experience preferred
  • PowerBI Knowledge preferred
  • Strong Analytical and decision-making skills
  • Experience working in Private Equity and B2B environment is desirable
  • Minimum of 2-3 years within a business partner, management accounting role
  • Stock accounting experience preferred

 

Personal skills:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with presenting experience
  • Experience within a Private Equity backed business is highly advantageous
  • Able to demonstrate initiative and work to tight deadlines
  • Keen to learn new skills, processes and systems
  • Ability to work flexibly within a team, in a faced paced environment
  • Results-driven with high attention to detail

 

To apply for this role, please email your CV and cover letter to jobs@disguise.one, clearly stating 'Finance Manager - London' in the subject.