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The Farm is a vibrant, creative and inclusive environment. We like people who are excited by what they do and determined to be the best in their field. In return, we create long-term careers with both job security and opportunities to grow.

We can offer positions in London, Manchester, Salford or Bristol and the chance to move between locations. Our current opportunities are detailed below - if you are interested in joining the Farm family and your skill set matches what we're looking for, please send us your CV and covering letter here.

5.12.2019

We are looking for a Part Qualified Accountant who has experience in a finance team and coordination of financial processes with strong financial reporting and excel skills.

 

Qualifications/Skills/Experience:

REQUIRED

  • Part Qualified ACCA/CIMA
  • Have experience of working in a finance team
  • Intermediate excel formulae and spreadsheet knowledge
  • Ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels.
  • Ability to manage and prioritise tasks and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Good team player, confident and with a sense of humour

 

DESIRABLE

  • SAP/SAP ByDesign system knowledge advantageous

Main tasks and responsibilities:

 

Revenue to Receivable

  • Assisting with raising sales invoices
  • Managing credit control and the debtor’s ledger
  • Monthly cash posting and matching invoices and payments in SAP
  • Monthly revenue tracker and analysis

 

Purchase to Payable

  • Review PO system exports before general ledger upload
  • Ensuring new supplier, supplier changes and supplier code of conduct forms are up to and date and the process complied with
  • Working with accounts payable on payment runs, processing and verifying all data prior to payment
  • One off bank/weekly payments set up

 

 

Payroll & Pensions

  • Understanding of employment tax, gross and net deductions
  • Assist with preparing payroll journal
  • Develops understanding of the company’s payroll and pension processes, systems and deadlines.

 

 

Staff Expense Claims

  • Detailed review of expenses monthly and ensuring correct GL code posting prior to upload in to the GL

 

 

Month End & Other Finance Duties

Coordinating month end process for the team
  • Detailed first review of month end journals prepared by the team (accruals, prepayments, depreciation etc)
  • Post journals to the general ledger
  • Prepare first draft of monthly management accounts and analysis of numbers
  • First review of balance sheet reconciliations following up on errors and omissions with preparer
  • Assist with board pack preparation and analysis for monthly meetings
  • Assist with preparation of group reporting templates
  • Assist with quarterly VAT return
  • Assist with mandatory ONS surveys for the business
  • Assist with ensuring the data in SAP is reliable, accurate and up to date
  • Any other finance duties that arise as part of the job

 

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29.6.2018

We're not currently looking for runners to join our team but please do apply and we'll keep you on file for when we are!   click here for applications

Looking to break into post production but have no experience?

If you are a hardworking, motivated and talented individual who is confident and can make a great cuppa then get in touch.

As well as looking after our clients and talent we will identify your strong points and work to train you to be a Farm star of the future!

20.3.2018

We are always looking to expand our database of talented compositors and VFX artists to work on our wide range of interesting projects at Farm FX in both Manchester and London.

Farm FX are looking for talented and experienced CG generalists to join their expanding team in Manchester.

We have a number of permanent, contract and freelance roles available. As part of the Farm Group you will help create award winning TV shows, documentaries, dramas and commercials.

Responsibilities:

  • Create high-quality work on time and to specification. 
  • Ability to take direction positively, work well within a team and thrive under the pressure of tight deadlines.
  • To produce a high standard of great looking imagery across a range of styles; from photo real CG composited against live action through to stylized fully CG work. 
  • Take a shot from concept through to delivery
  • To be proactive when executing shots and assisting the team.

 

Qualifications:

  • Proven and demonstrable experience in high-end CG.
  • Strong skill set in modelling (Hard surface and organic), texturing, animating, lighting, rendering (Arnold/Vray/Redshift) and compositing.
  • Thorough knowledge of Maya/Nuke as well as a solid understanding of most CG techniques and technologies.
  • Rigging experience a plus
  • Must be self-motivated, a team player and organised
  • Excellent attention to detail and good communication skills with both clients and colleagues. 
  • AE experience a plus

 

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