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Finance Manager - Maternity cover

Location: Dundee, United Kingdom

Department: Finance

Type: Contracted

Min. Experience: Experienced

We are looking for a professionally qualified finance manager to lead Outplay’s group finance function as cover for maternity leave.  You will be responsible for group management reporting, financial and cash forecasting, and budget setting and monitoring, together with the operation of a strong control environment.

Key Attributes

  • Professional Qualified with strong technical knowledge;
  • Commercially focused, coupled with a genuine interest and understanding of Outplay’s products and market sector;
  • Motivated by a high growth, fast paced environment;
  • Strong communicator at all levels of the Company;
  • Driven by highest standards of accuracy;
  • Driven, highly organised individual with experience of working autonomously & supervision of small teams;
  •  Experienced in advanced financial forecast modelling;
  •  Excellent excel skills & the ability to use charts and tables to aid communication of management information;
  • Analytical & commercially minded; Able to deliver insightful analysis and reporting of trends and key performance indicators;
  • Excellent working knowledge of Sage or other accounting software packages;
  • Proactive and flexible approach; self-motivated to effect change
  • Agile and able to multi-task

What will you do as Group Finance Manager at Outplay?

No two days are the same in our fast pace, rapid growth, creative company! 

The key aspects of the role are:

  • Reporting directly to the CFO, working closely with other Outplay teams eg HR, IT, Dept Managers
  • Responsibility for timely preparation of monthly reconciliations, management and consolidated accounts
  • Ongoing compliance with UK GAAP/FRS 102
  • Production of accurate cashflow forecasts
  • Leading day to day control of cash and working capital environment
  • Management of the year end Audit process
  • Assist in preparation of annual HMRC returns and Corporation Tax computations
  • Play a leading role in preparation of annual budgets (including project cost budgets) and cash flow forecasts
  • Active involvement in monitoring performance v budget & variance reporting
  • Assistance with Board reporting of Group financial performance, including commercially focused analysis and commentary
  • VAT and external reporting review and submission
  • Supervision of a small finance team, supporting development and ensuring reporting deadlines are met
  • Contribute ideas, solutions and energy across all of areas of output for Outplay
  • Operate in an agile manner, confidently managing regular tasks as well as bespoke projects.
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