Financial Controller

London

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Work on ground-breaking multiplayer titles, push the boundaries of games technology and virtual worlds, or get to grips with some of the world’s toughest security challenges. If your ambitions are high, we’ll give you the tools, support and culture to take them even higher.
About us
At Improbable, we believe that the next revolution in entertainment and society will come from massive virtual worlds. They will create new economies and opportunities globally, changing not just how we play, but how we work and relate to each other. That’s why we’ve made it our mission to build the next generation of technologies for online multi-user games and simulations.
At Improbable, you are surrounded by people who want to improve everything and everyone around them, and who compel you to improve yourself. We’re motivated by the fulfilment of solving hard problems to achieve something profound and transformative.
Your mission
Improbable is at the forefront of emergent technology; we aim to create an ecosystem to enable greater fulfilment from the metaverse. This role will be core to the group finance function, providing support to the metaverse, games and defence business units, acting as the “glue” between the retrospective and forward-looking financial information.
As Financial Controller you will be seen as a leader within the Finance function and critical in the team’s success. You will achieve this by leading the collation, reconciliation and delivery of financial data across the wider Improbable group.

Responsibilities

  • Lead a team of qualified accountants 
  • Own the close process, including the delivery of annual consolidated statutory accounts, quarterly investor reporting and monthly management reporting
  • Oversee the Group FP&A and Management Accounting functions with a clear focus on providing single source of truth information
  • Manage local and group tax, and compliance across the group of companies
  • Partner with corporate functions, FP&A and FBPs to further develop insightful financial information
  • Work with Financial Operations to automate processes and ensure the integrity of financial data through a highly functioning control environment
  • Work with the Finance Director to develop a group treasury function and manage the liquidity of digital assets

We'd like to hear from you if you identify with the following

  • A dynamic self-starter with a proactive approach to challenges
  • Demonstrable experience of developing and leading finance teams
  • Have a broad interest in the future direction of web3, metaverse and associated technology
  • Excellent communication skills across written, verbal and an ability to present data and plans in a clear and concise manner
  • ACCA/CIMA qualified with industry experience
  • Netsuite or similar ERP experience preferred
While we think the above experience could be important, we’re keen to hear from people that believe they have valuable experience to bring to the role. If you identify with the team and mission, but not all of our requirements, then please still apply!

About Us

Improbable is determined to foster an environment where people can do their best work and feel like they belong. We believe a healthy culture, strong values and contribution from a diverse range of individuals will help us to achieve success.
We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, gender, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any other legally protected status.

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