Manager, Accounting

Jan 06, 2023
Poznań, Poland
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

About this Role

This is a Manager level position responsible for all of the company’s financial and administration operations in the greater EU. As a member of the management team, this position will help shape the company’s overall vision and business plans, and assist the rest of the management team in any way to ensure that the company successfully executes its plans as it relates to Wikia’s EMEA operating units (PL, UK, Germany, Spain). Provide overall leadership in Financial matters of Fandom’s EMEA subsidiaries and branch offices, including budgeting, planning, systems integration and reporting. Fandom should be viewed by our investors, customers, and employees as having finance & reporting operations that are streamlined and high-quality.

You Will...

  • Maintain the General Ledger for all EMEA subsidiaries
  • Perform monthly closing process
  • Establish and maintain a journal entry control system
  • Analyze and reconcile monthly general ledger accounts to supporting documentation
  • Establish a system and process that will ensure timely accurate financial reporting for all EMEA offices/subsidiaries and branches.
  • Prepare the monthly department, Subsidiary and or branch office financial statements providing comparative analysis to plan
  • Maintain the fixed asset ledger – identifying those assets owned by the company and those collateralized by lease lines and other bank financing
  • Budgeting & Planning - Assist in the preparation of and monitor the company’s actual performance against the current budget and business plan
  • Treasury - Maintain the cash records for all EMEA offices/subsidiaries and branches, reconcile all cash accounts with bank provided information, including credit card transactions with reports from those agencies.
  • Revenue – Ensure timely billing and invoicing of all revenue and proper accounting treatment as for all EMEA offices/subsidiaries and branches policy on revenue recognition.
  • Contracts management – Review all contracts with vendors of all EMEA offices/subsidiaries and branches. Insure consistency and compliance with company policies.
  • Reporting and tax compliance - Insure timely reporting of monthly financial information to the parent company. Insure timely reporting of all taxes with the appropriate authorities.

You Have...

  • 4+ years of experience in Finance or Accounting Manager position in an international company; advertising or IT background will be a strong asset
  • University degree/certification in Finance/Accounting
  • Proven statutory accounting and financial knowledge
  • Experience with ERP systems (NetSuite preferably) & strong Excel skills
  • Excellent communication skills in English, German or Spanish would be a plus
  • Strategic thinker with high degree of analytical talent and business process understanding
  • Excellent interpersonal and stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to see the big picture and anticipate business issues
  • Pro-active hands-on, solution driven mentality, with attention to detail
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently (there is one report) and to cooperate with other cross-functional teams

Benefits & Perks

  • MacBook Pro and all the gear you need for work
  • Free access to a multitude of popular online courses and books sponsored by the company
  • An on-demand budget for education, training, and conferences
  • Company stock options
  • Company swag packages
  • Cafeteria Benefit Program (including private medical care, gym membership, shopping/wellness bonus, etc.)
  • VTO (Voluntary Time Off) - a day off every quarter for volunteering non-profit
  • Frequent team bonding events
  • Flexible work hours & time-off
  • Employee Interest and Hobby Groups supported by the company
  • Open, energetic and fan-focused, international work environment 


About Fandom

Fandom is the world’s largest fan platform where fans immerse themselves in imagined worlds across entertainment and gaming. Reaching more than 315 million unique visitors per month and hosting more than 250,000 wikis, is the #1 source for in-depth information on pop culture, gaming, TV and film, where fans learn about and celebrate their favorite fandoms.

Fandom is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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