Are you looking to work for a dynamic company with expansion plans?
Are you a commercially focused accountant looking to work in a growing, international, fast paced, exciting and global business that supports some of the worlds best known live acts and entertainers?
Would you like to work with the worlds largest events, special effects equipment and crew?
Would you like to join the team and be part of delivering the most exciting displays on planet earth, this could be the job for you. For the right candidate there is development and career opportunities as the business continues to implement their ambitious long term growth strategy. The work will truly give you the opportunity to develop your skills and broaden your experience enabling you to develop and grow.
Looking for applicants that have a willingness to learn and improve and have a brilliant can-do attitude; this role offers opportunities to move upwards within the organisation into more senior positions.
Purpose of role:
The principal purpose of the role is to support our emerging businesses in Spain, Saudi Arabia, Australia and Italy. It will cover all finance aspects of the regional companies which will include partnering with Country Managers, helping support project delivery, supervising local bookkeeping, and accounting partners in addition to supporting global finance functions.
The role will also work on projects with the Commercial Director to help expand the scope and reach of clients products and services and tap into new markets.
Financial management activities:
? Financial stewardship for Non-UK / US business units (emerging markets)
? Managing the Global procurement and expenses payment processes
? Monthly and annual closing of Non-UK and US books.
? Support to the FD on Global consolidation and reporting.
Commercial and business development support:
? Support to Commercial Director on specific business development projects.
? FP&A Work-Support to the annual planning cycle (budget and forecast preparation both for the business units and helping to consolidate Global picture).
? Provide business analysis to the senior team on an ad hoc basis (revenue breakdown & pricing, operating costs, profitability)
Project support and business analysis:
? Business systems development
? Process champion
? Supporting the annual audit process
? Business Analysis e.g. Capital planning and asset utilisation
The successful applicant would demonstrate:
? Strong analytical skills and very solid grounding in financial accounting
? Customer and delivery focused individual
? Highly data and systems literate
? Qualified with minimum of 5 years relevant accounting experience
? Advanced communicator with good business partnering skills
? Experience in a busy project based and delivery focused environment
? Interest in the entertainment industry and or production environment (preferred)
? The role is office-based Monday-Friday
A little about them:
The company is an international, award-winning events and special effects specialist, with credits spanning high profile events, advertising, television and worldwide concert tours. Constantly pushing the envelope when it comes to the ongoing development, manufacture and sourcing of cutting-edge laser & SFX products, we have the largest collection of laser solutions worldwide.
With offices in the UK, Spain, Saudi Arabia, Australia and USA, the company is perfectly placed to deliver systems and show-stopping laser & SFX displays around the world.
Package on Offer:
? Company profit-share bonus scheme (after probation)