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Finance Manager, Australia



The Finance Manager position at VGW, a fast-growing technology company, is responsible for managing all aspects of financial reporting and vendor payments for VGW's Australian entities and the consolidation process. The role also involves overseeing the month-end process, providing analysis and commentary on accounts and financial reports, and ensuring regulatory compliance. The ideal candidate should have 7-10 years of experience, relevant tertiary qualifications, and membership of professional Accounting and/or Financial institutions (CA or CPA). Strong financial reporting knowledge, advanced computer software skills, and excellent communication skills are also required. The company values diversity and inclusivity and encourages candidates to apply.

Job description

Finance Manager, Australia

VGW is a fast-growing technology company and creator of market-leading online social games. With offices across Australia, USA, Canada, Malta and the Philippines we are on a mission to be the biggest gaming company in the world!

As the Finance Manager you will manage all aspects of the financial reporting (i.e. internal and external)  function for VGW’s Australian entities and the consolidation process. This role owns all aspects of vendor payments originating from Australia and provides input to the Tax team for regulatory compliance. You will be a key player in the Finance team that ensures effective internal controls are in place and continuous process improvements are implemented.

This role will also lead two direct reports, an Accountant and Financial Accountant. 

Key responsibilities will include:

Operational Finance

  • Oversight and management of all aspects of vendor payments including employee reimbursements to ensure robust internal control is in place
  • Management and enhancement of Finance’s software applications such as Netsuite and Concur
  • Organising and supervising finance systems in order to ensure timely and accurate production of accounts and reports
  • Review and approval of vendor invoices as required
  • Review of weekly net working capital report to Executives
  • Partner with FP&A team to implement budget & forecast tool and deliver cost centre P&L reporting

Month end processes

  • Oversight of the month end process including ensuring the completion of the General Ledger and Balance Sheet reconciliations and production of the P&L statements for the Australian entities and Group Consolidation
  • Provision of analysis and commentary regarding accounts and financial reports

Taxation and Compliance 

  • Submission of VGW Tax returns (GST and FBT) in Australia to the Tax Team for review
  • Preparation of annual statutory accounts and half year-end accounts

What you will bring to the role: 

  • 7 - 10 years experience coupled with relevant tertiary qualifications and membership of professional Accounting and/or Financial institutions (CA or CPA)
  • Strong financial reporting knowledge (including consolidation and foreign currency), advanced computer software skills, working knowledge of tax
  • Excellent communication skills and confident dealing with senior stakeholders
  • Collaborative and comfortable working with remote colleagues - dealing with people in different offices and time zones (Malta, PH, US & Canada).
  • Leadership and mentoring skills

About VGW

VGW has been disrupting the online gaming world since 2010 and we're only getting started. We've assembled an incredibly talented global team who bring their passion, energy and expertise to build games that people love. 

At VGW, we have a modern approach to getting work done and a focus on creating an environment where amazing people can do amazing work. That means giving you the flexibility you need, providing spaces that will keep you comfortable and finding opportunities for you to keep learning and growing.

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If you want to join a team that does things differently apply today and we look forward to seeing what you can bring to our team.

Why VGW?

We are on a huge mission to become the biggest gaming company in the world. As we grow to meet this goal, we need talented people rich in diversity to propel us forward. We truly believe the right mix of diversity and authenticity will be our winning hand.

We are committed to creating a diverse, engaging and inclusive culture for our people to shine, with a workplace that honours your experiences, perspectives, unique identity and passions. For those reasons, we encourage you to browse our employment opportunities and apply today. Please let us know of any accommodations you may need during the application process.




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Location: Sydney

Country: Australia

Date found: 2023-03-17

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