Are you prepared to push boundaries and tackle challenges head-on, working with a team that wields the entertainment industry's largest consumer datasets?
We want you!Parrot Analytics is a data science company that empowers media and entertainment companies, brands and agencies to understand global audience demand for television content.
Wielding the world's largest audience behaviour datasets and the industry's leading artificial intelligence platform, the company's platform enables the measurement of cross-
platform audience demand for any TV show around the world on any platform.We are looking for a Finance Manager that is analytical, commercial, strategic & hands on all in one.
We are looking for a creative problem solver with a strong well rounded Finance and Legal background to shape and implement strategies that will help drive growth.
You will be known as our champion for : Providing the Leadership Team and Board with sound financial information, advice and guidance that supports them to drive value into the business and develop long-
term business plans based on these reportsPreparation of monthly management reporting, providing analysis and insight to leadership team for decision makingOverseeing payroll, bank reconciliations, credit and debtor management for Parrot’s group of companies including its US and UK subsidiariesPartnering with non-
financial operational people to drive performanceOwning the preparation and management of budgets and forecastsLeading systems and process improvement and deployment throughout our group of companies around the world, with a particular focus on Finance and GovernanceOverseeing the preparation of annual tax returns and statutory accounts for the GroupManage the annual R&D grant, tax credits and audit requirements at year end.
Supporting the CEO and Sales teams in contract negotiations / review with new or existing customers / suppliers and managing contract requirementsRequirementsWhat you will bring to the role3+ years in a similar roleDegree in Finance or Accounting and CA or CPA qualified (preferred)Experience with US and UK tax and accounting (preferred)Thorough knowledge of finance and accounting principles and practices including GAAP and a strong understanding of R&D is an advantageUnderstanding of commercial lawStrong analytical skills and attention to detailAbility to translate large amounts of data into useful information and actionable itemsA curious mindset with an aim of improving system effectiveness and efficiencyAbility to multi-
task in a fast-paced environment with fluctuating priorities and deadlines.Ability to work without direct supervision, and efficiently manage tasks and time.
A desire to be an integral part of a fun and rapidly moving start-up on a phenomenal global growth trajectoryExtraordinary ambition to improve every day and be the very best in what you do!BenefitsWhat you will be experiencing : A high-
performing team of elite professionals who are excited about creating the futureA diverse group of colleagues who hail from every corner of the world joined by a common vision to better connect content creators with consumersAn unrelenting emphasis on a value-
driven team, with an ever-increasing team average (ask us for our ParrotPlay’ guide!)Fast paced work environment that is focused on resultsThe opportunity to lead an initiative that is introducing a new paradigm to one of society’s most impactful industriesFlexible work hours, catered lunch on Mondays, a stocked kitchen with coffeeAll the resources and support you need to succeed, learn and grow in your roleA lot of love for TV!