Senior Accountant - Games

Recruiter
Stott and May
Location
Watford
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
10 May 2017
Closes
09 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

One of the UK's most well know and trusted brands is looking to recruit a Senior Accountant for their headquarters. This will be a key role within the financial accounting team, as well as acting as a key business partner to multiple non-finance departments.

The role will include the following responsibilities:

  • Ownership of finance matters in relation to the trust deed and associated legal documentation.
  • Ownership of games implementation and games process flow. Main contact for sales and marketing on initiation of new games.
  • Develop, document and implement Group accounting policies to ensure adherence to all relevant accounting standards and regulatory reporting requirements.
  • Support the Financial Accounting Manager in the preparation of interim, annual and ad-hoc reports for the regulator.
  • Provide the requested information and resolve regulatory queries.
  • Liaise with other departments as appropriate to ensure that all relevant considerations (legal, regulation requirements, corporation tax, VAT etc ) have been taken into account in the financial reporting process.
  • Provide accurate, timely and relevant management information to senior management, the business and third parties as required.
  • Manage the period end process for the gaming side of the business. Ensuring all accounting adjustments are made, and costs are appropriately captured and reported on a periodic basis.
  • Manage and provide support for two team members.

The successful candidate will be a qualified technical accountant with an audit background.

Experience working in a regulated business is desirable as well as strong internal and external stakeholder management skills. Proven experience of analysing and interpreting financial data is also key for this role.

A track record of reviewing internal or implementing controls is an advantage as is an advanced knowledge of Excel.

This is a fantastic and unique opportunity to bridge your technical and commercial business partnering skills within a huge growth area of the business.