We're looking for a Financial Accountant to join our team, which collaborates remotely from around the world. Our members range from industry newcomers to experts with 25+ years of experience. Team members come from a diverse set of backgrounds, but share a common passion for building polished player-focused, community-powered games.
At Hypixel Studios we are looking for applicants that are demonstrably passionate about their hobbies, have the drive and commitment to deliver results with minimal supervision, have international-level professional competency in their skill sets, and can demonstrate involvement with other interesting projects throughout their lives.
The ideal candidate for our finance team will help with the smooth operation of the finance function within the Studio. The candidate will be responsible for a wide range of duties and help manage day-to-day finance tasks as part of the operations team.
The Financial Accountant will be involved in the preparation of our monthly management accounts, reporting into our parent company and be responsible for managing the AP / AR process and tax returns as well as assisting with budgeting, forecasting, cashflows, statutory audit requirements and much more.
Who you are:
You are a qualified accountant who is either already industry experienced or is seeking your first move from practice
You’re a problem solver, willing to roll up your sleeves and help in a wide-ranging and varied role
You’re an excellent communicator and are passionate about working across disciplines to advocate for your craft
Some of your role:
Work with the Finance Manager on a wide range of tasks
Prepare monthly management accounts to a high standard
Maintain and create finance related process docs for use within the Studio
Manage AP workflows
Assist in preparation of quarterly VAT returns
Minimum of 2 years PQE
Understanding of month end (and year end) close process
Experience of completion of annual audit
Excellent communication skills and the demonstrable ability to present and communicate finance concepts across game development teams
Excellent problem solving skills; you take complex problem spaces and break them down into functional and actionable solutions
Experience of preparing accounts to IFRS requirements
Experience of using accounting software (Oracle)
An advocate for, and experience in implementing, financial controls
Advanced knowledge of MS Excel / Google Sheets.
We can offer:
A chance to work on a new game project with an extremely motivated team
Opportunities to learn and grow personally and professionally
A stable and secure work environment
The ability to work remotely
We’re looking for applicants who are self-driven, put players first, and that have a history of making cool stuff. In return, we can offer an environment that values and supports individual creativity and passion and believes in fostering new talent. We recognize the value of diversity in every sense and actively encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.