Accountant

  • Job Reference: MF55
  • Date Posted: 15 November 2023
  • Recruiter: McKenzie Fox
  • Location: Douglas, Isle of Man
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: McKenzie Fox
  • Email: jobs@mckenziefox.com
  • Telephone: 01624 698900

Job Description

ACCOUNTANT | ref.MF55

An amazing opportunity has arisen for a successful and driven individual to join our client as an Accountant in their vibrant team. You will be involved in overseeing a portfolio of licensed and unlicensed entities within the Gaming, IP & digital technologies industries.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

Maintain financial ledgers from source documents provided by the client or client manager.

Compile statutory financial statements for a variety of entity types across multiple jurisdictions.

Liaise with auditors and manage the audit process.

Prepare monthly gambling duty returns, quarterly regulatory return submissions, and assist with the review of VAT returns for your portfolio of clients.

Assist with the preparation of cash flow projections and solvency checks.

Prepare management accounts for quarterly board meetings and present to the board.

Assist in the licensing application processes for new gaming operators.

Analyse accounting problems, organise assigned work and assist with the development of effective working methods.

Provide support to accounting team colleagues.

Raise and resolve queries with clients and client managers.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

You will ideally be a Chartered or Certified Accountant and have at least three years relevant accounting experience in a corporate service provider or similar environment.

You will have strong knowledge of principles, methods and procedures used in modern accounting and the ideal candidate will be ACA / ACCA Qualified (or equivalent) with experience of preparing client accounts. A knowledge and awareness of the e-gaming landscape would be advantageous, though not essential for the role.

As you will use various accounting packages and software, strong computer literacy is essential. The following attributes would be advantageous:

Experience of working within a busy accounting environment.

Excellent organisation skills and high attention to detail.

Strong communication and stakeholder management skills.

Experience of working on NavOne, Xero cloud accounting package, CCH accounting software and Jobstream would be an advantage.

Ability to work on own initiative and manage workloads in accordance with timelines.

Amenable to working at bookkeeping level due to transactional and complex nature of gambling structures.

A flexible approach to workflow management and adaptable to change.

The ability to demonstrate continued professional development.

To discuss this role further or to apply, email your CV to jobs@mckenziefox.com. You can call us on 01624 898900 quoting reference MF55.