Flexible hours
Fully remote
Employment type
Full time
Industry
Fitness
Key skills
Account Management, Finance
Competitive Salary + Private Health Insurance

FitXR are looking for a Management Accountant to be one of the first hires in the Finance function at FitXR. Reporting to the Finance Director, you will be tasked with establishing the finance function at FitXR in a way that will enable them to continue to rapidly scale the company. You will have an opportunity to set up processes and tools from scratch and form a team around you to execute the tasks.

We believe in a future where exercise everywhere - whether that is the gym, the park or at home - is enhanced through engaging technology that extends your reality.

To achieve this vision we are first building the world’s first virtual gym. We started life in a garden shed in Woking. Today, we’re known as the team behind the award-winning VR App FitXR, one of the top-selling games on the Oculus and Steam stores. We have big plans for the future, and our growing team of developers, marketers and fitness gurus are working to create some truly iconic games to show that staying fit and having fun are not mutually exclusive.

Responsibilities

  • Own the financial control and accounting elements of finance function, ensuring the company has timely, reliable and accurate information.
  • Build effective, efficient & scalable processes - driving automation and bringing in relevant tools where possible
  • Work with outsourced advisors on statutory accounting and bring transactional finance, AP/AR/bank/credit control, in house.
  • Manage Video Games Tax Relief applications
  • Oversee any future grant funding or debt application
  • What you’ll experience, a rapidly scaling startup where you have the opportunity to create a significant impact and shape the wider finance function

Requirements

  • ACCA/CIMA/ACA Qualified or equivalent
  • Strong technical accountant with good attention to detail
  • Experience managing day-to-day Finance (month end and management accounting)
  • Desire to work in a rapidly growing scale-up

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Startup experience or demonstrable interest
  • Successfully applied for Innovate UK grants or loans (or similar Government support)
  • Demonstrable knowledge of VGTR and/or R&D Tax Credit
  • Own the financial control and accounting elements of finance function, ensuring the company has timely, reliable and accurate information.
  • Build effective, efficient & scalable processes - driving automation and bringing in relevant tools where possible
  • Work with outsourced advisors on statutory accounting and bring transactional finance, AP/AR/bank/credit control, in house.
  • Manage Video Games Tax Relief applications
  • Oversee any future grant funding or debt applications

What you’ll be measured on

  • Your ability to balance attention to detail and making information available quickly
  • The processes and infrastructure you establish to effectively and efficiently complete your current and future tasks
  • The level of autonomy you demonstrate in your position

Our principles of play

  • Commitment - We are joined in our mission and support and motivate each other to achieve great things.
  • Independence - We’ll leave it up to you to use your own judgment and do your job the way you know best.
  • Open Mindedness - We continually question the status quo
  • Communication - Effective communication is crucial to our success
  • Respect - We listen to and learn from each other, and recognise how our own beliefs and actions affect the wider team.

Benefits

🧘‍♂️ Flexible hours 40-hour working week (core working hours typically 10-4.30)

💴 six-monthly pay reviews

💻 brand new equipment and VR headset

⛑ Private Health insurance

🧳 Unlimited leave policy, the average FiXR takes 35 days

🚴 Annual travel pass & Cycle to work scheme

📚 Learning budget - £800 per annum

🧘‍♂️ Wellness budget - £600 per annum

🏖 Bi-annual offsite and regular get-togethers

😀 A great team of talented individuals who love what we do

Flexible hours
Fully remote