Aug 18, 2017

Job title

Financial Analyst (m/f)

Employer

VIM Media and Events PTY Ltd.

Employer description

What we are searching for:

We are now looking for a Financial Analyst to replace our current analyst and book keeper who is transitioning to a new role. We are looking for someone who is passionate about providing accurate and data based information on profitability, solvency, stability and liquidity. You will research and analyze financial information to help the company make well informed decisions, write reports and monitor financial movements. 

Location

Australia / Sydney

Job description

Your future tasks:

  • Be responsible for book keeping liaising with external accountants
  • Work closely with Project Managers to reconcile budgets, plan cash flow and manage staff payments for various projects
  • Maintain financial models and assist in performing analysis
  • Maintain integrated revenue and expense analyses, projections, reports and presentations
  • Prepare monthly management reports
  • Assist in the monthly preparation of statutory accounts
  • Assist in budgeting, forecasting, variance analysis and financial modeling
  • Provide creative alternatives and recommendations to reduce costs and improve financial performance
  • Perform other duties as requested
  • Report directly to CFO and Directors in Australia and liaise regularly with global finance team for analysis reporting

Job requirements

Must haves:

  • Proficiency in spreadsheets, databases, MS Office and financial software application
  • General Microsoft Excel Skill Set
  • High level of attention to detail
  • High level of integrity
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Experience in book keeping, accounting, financial analysis and financial reporting. Experience in working and delivering under stress and meeting tight deadlines
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance with two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a visa that allows you work in Australia in an ongoing role

Nice to have:

  • Experience and interest in esports is seen as a merit but is not a requirement for the role
  • Previous experience with Xero accounting software is considered a plus

Job benefits

What is it like working at Turtle Entertainment?

Turtle Entertainment/ESL is the world's largest esports company, leading the industry across various games with numerous online and offline competitions. It operates high profile, branded international and national leagues and tournaments such as the Intel® Extreme Masters, ESL One, ESL Pro Series, StarCraft® II World Championship Series, as well as grassroots amateur cups, leagues and matchmaking systems. ESL covers a broad field of services in gaming technology, event management, advertising and TV production, fully catering to the needs of the esport’s ecosystem. With offices in Australia, Germany, Russia, France, Poland, Spain, Singapore, China, North America and partners in many other countries, it has a truly global footprint.


At ESL, you are surrounded by some of the brightest minds in gaming. Our hierarchies are flat and your ideas and opinions are constantly in demand. Each day will be met with complex and challenging tasks we are going to solve together. Quick decision making allows us to create products which shape and define the nature of the esports market. We value team chemistry and team work above anything else, creating a friendly and fast paced work environment.

ESL’s office in Sydney is the workplace for around 20 employees and is located in Auburn. The finance function consists of one financial analyst and ESL’s CFO for Asia & Australia. We are assisted by a local accounting firm. 

Apply information

Contact:

You feel ready for the challenge to work at ESL/Turtle Entertainment? Please send us your application with your earliest starting date (including: CV, if available, some previous work samples and credentials) in PDF format to jobs@eslgaming.com.

Turtle Entertainment GmbH

Human Resources

Schanzenstraße 23

51063 Köln

jobs@eslgaming.com

Job type

Fulltime

Contract type

Permanent

Region

Australia / Sydney

Sector

Finance

Category

Discipline

Level of education



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Contact

Meike Heppner
Head of HR, ESL
jobs@eslgaming.com
+49 221 880 449 - 125

Note: Please send applications for our US Offices to jobs.us@eslgaming.com