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Full-Time

Head of Commercial Finance

Posted on 6/27/2024

DAZN

DAZN

51-200 employees

Sports media platform streaming live events

Consumer Goods

Expert

Hammersmith, London, UK

Category
Corporate Finance
Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A)
Finance & Banking
Required Skills
Communications
Management
Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
Marketing
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Track record as an expert finance professional with experience operating in senior finance positions
  • Experience partnering with senior executives on key strategic decisions
  • Proven ability to thrive in multifaceted environment under short timelines & changing priorities
  • Proven experience of managing & motivating a hardworking group of ambitious finance analysts / business partners
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in a subscription business with a detailed understanding of acquisition, churn and ARPU metrics
  • Strong commercial awareness and strategic/business acumen
  • Pro-active and have an ability to operate in ambiguous and changing situations with multiple (at times conflicting) stakeholders to deliver results to meet deadlines
  • Entrepreneurial mindset with great leadership skills
  • Awareness & understanding of off and on-line marketing methodologies
  • Excellent financial modelling, quantitative & data analysis skills
Responsibilities
  • Have P&L ownership, including managing opportunities, risks & trade offs to ensure the business remains within the parameters of its long-term plan
  • Be a key member of the management team in understanding the financial results and suite of business KPIs and using them to play a leading role in driving performance and maximising opportunities across all areas of the P&L
  • Prepare quarterly forecasts and annual budgets across the P&L and operating cash flows
  • Be the Finance owner & expert on all commercial contracts, large scale Distribution deals & Rights agreements
  • Prepare & present monthly financial reviews for divisional and central stakeholders
  • Prepare board and management presentations that include a holistic overview of financial performance
  • Influence and assist divisional management with respect to evaluating, negotiating and contracting new opportunities and contracts
  • Play a lead role in the establishment and maintenance of a strong culture of governance and control across the business
  • Collaborate with senior leadership in modelling pricing, proposition and offers
  • Work closely with Group Finance in order to drive continuous improvements in the delivery of finance services to key finance / other management stakeholders impacting the P&L including cash-flow management and provision of monthly management accounts

ELEVEN SPORTS HQ offers a dynamic work environment at the forefront of sports media technology, delivering live content for major events such as the UEFA Champions League and Premier League. With a strong emphasis on innovation and accessibility across multiple devices including smart TVs and mobile platforms, this company promises a stimulating workplace where technology meets sports entertainment. This makes it an ideal place for professionals passionate about combining a love for sports with cutting-edge technological advancements.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$74.6M

Headquarters

Hammersmith, United Kingdom

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-24%

1 year growth

-44%

2 year growth

-49%
INACTIVE