Finance Manager

Finance London, United Kingdom


Position at DNEG

DNEG has undergone huge growth over the past four years, expanding into many new territories, we are looking to grow our finance team to ensure the team can continue to be a key strategic partner to the business.

The Finance Manager will be responsible for the month end processing and reporting, ensuring timely delivery for the Financial Controller’s review. They will take ownership for preparing the cashflow report and running analysis as well as liaising with the auditors & any finance providers and supervising payroll.  You will oversee operational finance tasks such as preparing VAT returns, as well as managing the accounting system and ensuring accurate entry and reporting. Working alongside the Financial Controller to problem solve finance and accounting issues, you will also work with the Information Management Systems (IMS) team to develop and implement effective finance solutions to improve process and reporting efficiency. Like any busy finance function, ad-hoc tasks will occur daily, and a key part of the role will be supporting the team day-to-day and ensuring they have direction and understand priorities.

Must Have

  • Qualified accountant, ACA, ACCA (Or equivalent)                                                                                
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to influence and build strong working relationships with key stakeholders
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Significant financial accounts preparation experience

Nice to Have

  • Experience using SAP 

About You

  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • A “roll your sleeves up” mind-set
  • A desire to lead and coach individuals

About Us
We are DNEG, one of the world’s leading visual effects and animation studios for the creation of feature film, television and multiplatform content. We employ nearly 7,000 people with worldwide offices and studios across North America (Los Angeles, Montréal, Toronto, Vancouver), Europe (London) and Asia (Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Mumbai).