Team Vitality Is Hiring!

Financial Controlling Manager

About

Équipe esport figurant parmi les leaders mondiaux du secteur, Team Vitality se consacre pleinement au développement de la nouvelle génération d’athlètes esport, visant l’excellence dans tous les domaines.
L’équipe compte parmi les meilleurs athlètes au monde sur 7 jeux et fait partie des 10 équipes à concourir aux League of Legends European Championship, ligue d’esport la plus suivie en Europe. Présente en France, Allemagne et Inde, le club a participé à plus de 1000 compétitions et enregistré plus de 250 podiums autour du globe.

Afin d’offrir la meilleure expérience esportive aux athlètes et supporters, Team Vitality s’entoure des collaborateurs et encadrants des plus prestigieux, parmi lesquels d’anciens athlètes olympiques, managers sportifs, et managers d’entreprises de renom.

Sensible à la valeur éducative qui doit entourer les jeunes esportifs & esportives passionnés, le club a pour ambition de former les grands athlètes de demain, mettant tout en œuvre pour développer leur plein potentiel.

Job Description

Within the Finance Department of Team Vitality, the Financial Controlling Manager will have the following missions :

  • Preparation of the monthly reporting for the investors and company management (Excel file and deck update).
  • Preparation of the budget and quarterly reforecasts (file construction and update).
  • Business partner of the following departments: merchandising, partnership and marketing (gathering data and information for monthly reporting and budget/reforecast, being the main point of contact for all finance-related topics).
  • Participation to the monthly accounting closings.
  • Contribution to the improvement of company’s processes and ERP (SAP By Design) functionalities.

Preferred Experience

1/ Hard Skills

  • Graduated from either a business school or a university with a major in finance, accounting and/or controlling.
  • 3 to 6 years’ experience in finance (e.g. audit, financial controlling, accounting, transaction services).
  • Strong knowledge of French GAAP.
  • Strong knowledge of Excel. Good command of Power Query and Power Pivot would be a plus.
  • Previous experience with accounting software / ERP would be a plus.
  • Perfect command of French
  • Fluent in English (part of the staff is not French-speaking and reports are written in English).

2/ Soft Skills

  • Rigorous
  • Autonomous
  • Agility
  • Good communicator and great team player
  • Show interest in the esport ecosystem

Recruitment Process

1. Please write your cover letter in French and answer the questions on Welcome to the Jungle in English.
2. 1h interview in French with the Head of Finance and the current Financial Controlling Manager. Questions will cover the experiences of the applicant, his/her motivation, understanding of Team Vitality’s business, level in English and basic accounting.
3. 1h interview with the CFO

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 09 January 2023
  • Location: Paris
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 1 year
  • Possible partial remote

Sounds like something made for you?