Chief Financial Officer

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Salary Description:
Excellent + Benefits
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#11957 are currently seeking a Chief Financial Officer for a growing sportsbook based in San Jose, Costa Rica. The CFO will be responsible for defining and implementing the finance strategy, as well as effectively running a sizeable finance team to ensure they are performing to agreed KPI’s.

This role will ideally be suited to a qualified finance professional with considerable experience of managing a finance function looking to take on a new challenge in their career.


• Manage all accounting operations (hands-on duties relating to A/R, A/P, GL, bank reconciliations, intercompany movements reconciliations and revenue recognition)
• Strong background in credit card processing operations and experience with international processing vendors
• Support in the month-end and year-end close process
• Assist in the preparation of timely and accurate monthly financial reports (including relevant KPIs)
• Variance reporting, analyzing trends and investigating discrepancies in a collaborative manner with the relevant teams
• Assist in the preparation of the budget, forecasts and business plans
• Ensure government statutory requirements and tax filings
• Assist in developing business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen the company’s internal controls
• Additional operational finance duties as necessary
• Processing of supplier invoices.
• Supplier reconciliations.
• Bank reconciliations.
• Payments to suppliers.
• Other monthly reconciliations.
• Recording of transactions on our accounting software including but not limited to posting of expenses, payments and sales
• Issuing of sales invoices and monitoring debt collection;
• Computation of recharges and reconciling intercompany accounts.
• Maintaining both the purchase and sales ledgers;
• Reconciling monthly petty cash movements;
• Assisting in the preparation of monthly reporting;
• Dealing with matters relating to taxation and audit;
• Preparation of VAT returns;
• Analysing current procedures and if necessary improve or create others, implement and maintain them;
• Assisting in compiling budgets and cash flow forecasts;
• Day-to-day functions within the accounting section;


• 5+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience
• Previous experience working within an online sportsbook would be beneficial
• Must have an accounting qualification
• IFRS knowledge
• Well versed with the local legislation
• Ability to keep deadlines
• Proficient in accounting systems and Microsoft Office applications, particularly in Excel is essential
• Team player
• Fluent in written and spoken English with good communication and interpersonal skills
• Work independently and under minimal supervision
• Independent and able to work in an organized fashion
• Quality oriented with good attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines.
• Strong Spanish verbal skills a big plus.

Contact Details:
Tel: +44 (0) 1355 588 988
Contact: John O'Neill

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