Part Time Finance Manager

  • £50,000 - £60,000 PRO RATA
  • WFH with travel to London one/two days a month
  • Hours – 25 hrs a week – Flexible work pattern


Applications to: work@playzido.com

No recruiters at this point please.


ROLE:


Playzido is one of the most exciting startup B2B games platforms in the online gambling market, supplying games and platform technology to some of the biggest companies in the gambling sector. We are backed by a shareholder group that includes the formidable Endemol Shine Group, the media business behind Deal or No Deal and Big Brother. We have offices in London, Lisbon and New Delhi.


Reporting directly into the Managing Director, you will take on the role of both Accountant and Finance Business Partner. We are looking for someone willing to roll their sleeves up on a day-to-day basis across core finance operations, whilst also providing top level finance consultation. This is a new role that has come about as Playzido migrates away from shareholder resources.


It’s an exceptional opportunity for someone who has previously worked in a senior or mid-tier finance management position and is looking to more flexibility and autonomy within an exciting, fast growth company.  

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:


The successful applicant will be responsible for managing Playzido’s day to day financial operations (payments, invoicing, raising statements, payroll etc) as well as regular reporting requirements. This role will also have responsibility for Playzido’s management accounts, cashflow, bank reconciliation, HMRC etc and making sure the finance function runs smoothly.


  • Oversight & ownership of the end-to-end finances for Playzido
  • Review overhead forecasts and process overhead accrual and prepayment journals
  • Produce the quarterly management accounts pack for Playzido which include the P&L, Balance Sheet, Trial Balance and Overhead Analysis,
  • Weekly Debtors and Creditors reports
  • Management of the migration to a new finance system
  • Review & reconcile balance sheet accounts
  • Work with the business to prepare the financial forecasts & budgets
  • Inbound client statement verification 
  • Client invoicing
  • Weekly supplier payment runs
  • Debtor chasing
  • Book receipts and reconcile bank accounts
  • Cashflow reporting
  • Prepare royalty statements for our suppliers in line with deal structures
  • Quarterly VAT returns
  • Quarterly and annual regulatory returns
  •  Adhoc financial reports and analysis
  • Provide financial support to the business and maintain a strong financial control environment.


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE


  • Fully qualified accountant – either CIMA, ACCA or ACA
  • 8+ years’ experience
  • A proactive work ethic
  • The ability to financially guide the business
  • Highly credible with the ability to communicate with stakeholders at all levels
  • Ability to simplify complex finance concepts 
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Good understanding of accruals and prepayments
  • Excellent interpersonal skills for supporting & troubleshooting with operators and suppliers
  • Strong indicators of management/leadership skills 
  • Meticulous organisational skills, good attention to detail & ability to multi-task under pressure
  • Previous experience of Xero would be desirable but not essential
  • Adaptable and willing to “chip in” when required

 

Applications to: work@playzido.com