About Reach Robotics:

Reach Robotics is the company behind MekaMon - the four-legged augmented reality battle mech recently launched with Apple across the UK, US and EU. Using robotics and augmented reality, we’re creating unique experiences that aim to entertain, educate and inspire.

Based a five-minute walk from Bristol Parkway train station and with excellent links to the M32 / M4 (plus private parking), we’re rapidly hiring across all teams to help realise our products full potential and shape the future of augmented reality entertainment. We’re proud of the people first culture we’ve created at Reach - We're passionate about the experiences we're creating and love what we do.

Friday afternoons are dedicated to stepping away from the desk to game and work on projects outside our normal scope. We operate on flexitime between 8am - 6pm and have regular social events planned throughout the year. There are also healthy snacks, great coffee and a fantastic atmosphere in our brand-new offices.

The role:

The main objective of the role is to work within the finance dept whilst supporting other areas of the business with the management accounts, budgets, forecast analysis and costings. Due to the dynamic nature of the business there will be the opportunity to grow and develop the role.

A key part of the role will be driving process improvements & be part of a team introducing a new ERP System. Experience working within a manufacturing business is essential and strong excel skills.

Main functions & responsibilities

  • Preparing budgets, forecasts & monthly reports
  • Monthly management accounts & spend analysis to support R&D claim
  • Inventory accounting, driving process improvements
  • Validating sales commission & costing
  • Import/export accounting
  • Assisting budget, forecast, reporting – analysis process
  • Assist stat audit prep
  • International sales taxes/VAT and compliance


Essential skills:

  • International tax
  • International VAT experience
  • Knowledge of duties & tariffs knowledge
  • Knowledge of double taxation
  • Experience in transfer pricing
  • Dutch tax & financial reporting
  • Management accounting experience, analysis & reporting
  • Excel Analysis skills
  • Manufacturing background
  • CIMA, or ACA/ACCA qualified / part qualified.
  • Patent box


Benefits

  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • Stock options and pension scheme.
  • Department Training budget: Budget for conferences, training courses and other materials
  • Flexi-time: 8am - 10am starts
  • Culture: Fantastic culture with regular organised social events
  • 20 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays and Christmas Period)