Financial Accountant - London/remote

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

Department: Finance

Level: Team Member 

Reports into: 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

  • Completion of annual statutory financial statements
  • Liaising with auditors during year-end and interim audits
  • Working with the FD & FC and advising on any Technical accounting issues that may arise around sales, purchases, stock etc
  • Management of stock purchases including COGS, tracking of stock items and returns
  • Working closely with Operations team to manage the stock accounting.
  • Ownership of stock related balance sheet reconciliations.
  • 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.
  • Assisting the FP&A manager and the FC in completing board reporting including variance analysis and commentary
  • Overseeing the processing of bank transactions in NetSuite from HSBC and Stripe.
  • Assisting FC in approving purchase invoices on a regular basis ensuring correct coding.
  • Ensuring credit card reconciliations are updated and the overdue list is published to functional heads.
  • Reconciliations of POs within NetSuite ensuring item receipts and bills are in sync.
  • Assist the team with ad-hoc projects as required.
  • Documentation updated for all processes above.
  • Support the Financial Controller and Finance Planning and Manager in ad-hoc 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.
  • 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 'Financial Accountant - London' in the subject.