Cloud Imperium Games Accounts Assistant in Wilmslow / Manchester, United Kingdom
At Cloud Imperium Games, we're currently looking for an Accounts Assistant in the Wilmslow studio (near Manchester). The UK Finance team is responsible for the accounting functions of the group's European entities whilst providing broader support to the global business. Our Finance team is expanding this year and there's many new processes and solutions we want to put in place, and you can help contribute to this. We're also moving to new financial software in the future to improve our support for the overall business.
Founded in 2012, Cloud Imperium Games creates cutting-edge videogames that defy expectations. We're currently developing Star Citizen, a record-breaking multiplayer online space sim, and Squadron 42, a cinematic single-player adventure set in the same universe. Join us as we break boundaries and make videogame history.
For more information about life at Cloud Imperium Games, check this out - https://youtu.be/cXjp7SRBpIA
What does an Accounts Assistant at CIG do?
Processing of transactions for European entities including invoicing, banking and expenses
Reconcile company multi-currency bank accounts, credit card statements and expenses
Preparation of month end information including maintenance and reconciliation of ledgers and balance sheets
Manage accounts payable and perform weekly payment runs, dealing with payment queries and other ad-hoc analysis/projects
Assist with the production of operational business performance reporting for the core business disciplines
What do we expect from an Accounts Assistant?
Knowledge of UK GAAP
Excellent attention to detail is key with high levels of accuracy
Ability to prioritise and extensive experience dealing with problem-solving
Good proficiency with Excel
Experience with Financial software (QuickBooks and Workday Financials desirable)
If you feel you have something to offer this role, even if you don't think you qualify for all the above, you should still apply – we are an inclusive employer and if you have potential, talent and a great work ethic, we want to hear from you.
CIG Diversity Statement
CIG is a global company, staunchly committed to cultivating a culture and workplace that celebrates all backgrounds, lifestyles, and perspectives. Together, we are creating a space where authentic recognition, appreciation, and understanding of the importance of diversity is fostered by everyone. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to build a team that represents all walks of life, and we want every employee to bring all the things that make them unique to the work environment. The universe is as vast and varied as the people in it, and it's our differences that make it special.
Covid-19 Hiring Update: We've transitioned to a work-from-home model and we're continuing to interview and hire during this time. This role is expected to begin as a remote position. We understand each person's circumstances may be unique and will work with you to explore possible interim options.