Accelerating the Open Metaverse_

Outlier Ventures
Outlier Ventures

Financial Controller

Altered State Machine

Altered State Machine

Accounting & Finance
Auckland, New Zealand
Posted on Friday, April 26, 2024

Futureverse is a technological and cultural foundation for the open metaverse where creators, companies and communities conjure their future.

The Futureverse infrastructure enables companies and creators to deliver the open metaverse experience that they want for their audience. A seamless portal in and out of all apps in the metaverse, Futureverse allows users to travel with a passport, friends, communications, finances and content.

Our vision is to enable every human to create the worlds they imagine. We are not building the future. You are.

Reporting to the Head of Finance, as Financial Controller you'll ensure the financial health and stability of Futureverse by overseeing and managing all financial activities.

What you'll be doing

  • Support the Head of Finance, Finance Manager and wider Finance team.
  • Manage the accounting and financial reporting functions of the company.
  • Supervise the accounts payable and accounts receivable functions, ensuring timely payment of bills and accurate recording of customer payments.
  • Oversee the month-end close process, including the preparation of financial statements and related schedules.
  • Prepare and analyze monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements and reports for management, investors, and other stakeholders.
  • Manage the budgeting process, including the development of annual budgets and monthly forecasts.
  • Develop and maintain financial policies and procedures to ensure compliance with accounting standards and regulations.
  • Manage the company’s cash flow, including forecasting and monitoring of cash balances.
  • Manage relationships with external auditors, tax advisors, and other financial service providers.
  • Manage the external annual audit.
  • Preparation of R&D incentives and grants.
  • Provide financial analysis and support to senior management, including ad-hoc analysis and special projects.
  • Participate in the development of long-term financial strategies and plans.

Key outcomes

  • Financial Reporting
  • Budgeting and Forecasting
  • Cash Management including Cryptocurrencies
  • Compliance
  • Financial Analysis
  • Team Management (currently four direct reports)