Financial Controller - Director of Finance
Job title: Financial Controller - Director of Finance Location: Birmingham, Halesowen (+ in-house relocation assistance available) Salary: £neg + EBITDA based bonus + comprehensive benefits Keywords: Financial Controller, Finance Director, Head of Finance, Finance Manager, ACA, ACCA, CIMA, Birmingham Financial Controller with finance team management, online gaming/banking/retail, financial modelling and privately owned SME business expertise is highly sought as the result of recent international expansion by a multiple award winning games studio based in Birmingham who are the UK's largest privately owned mobile e-gaming studio! We currently have just over 220+ employees here at our Birmingham HQ, with additional technical support teams in Bucharest and are in a significant period of expansion both in our product offering and moving into international territories. In this position, you will oversee the day to day running of the Finance department which is responsible for all aspects of the company's financial activity including; general ledger maintenance, purchase ledger maintenance, VAT returns, departmental hours costs calculation, affiliate accounts, bank and PSP reconciliations, test account reconciliations, fixed asset register maintenance, statutory accounts, branch account consolidation, monthly management accounts preparation, variance analysis, financial modelling, gaming duty calculation and return, and working closely with departments across the business to ensure optimised processes and positive financial contribution. Ideally, we would be interested in those with gaming experience, although not essential, but certainly those with knowledge of a high volume, rapidly evolving online retailing environment. This role would also suit candidates with exposure to international markets, high volume-low value transactions and those with a detailed insight into the daily management of the ensuing cash flows. Reporting to the CFO, who is retiring in 2018, this will be a high profile appointment with significant progression for the right candidate. Key skills we're looking for? - ACA, ACCA or CIMA with 10+ years commercial experience in Finance and Accounting. - Experience managing and leading a Finance team. - Industry experience within online gaming, or online banking/retail is essential! - Experience working for privately owned businesses is essential! (family managed preferable). Bonus points for? - Experience in the online Gaming/Casino/Gambling industry. Therefore, if you are a highly skilled and experienced Senior Financial Leader with expertise managing and leading finance teams in a high volume-low value transactional environment and you would like to join a multiple award winning eGaming studio who have been accredited as one of the ?Top 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain', been recognised by the BBC as a top technology employer and have a 1 star accreditation as a ?Top Company to Work For' then send in your CV today for review!