Team Vitality Is Hiring!

[INTERNSHIP] Assistant Financial Controller

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 intern/apprentice will have the following missions

  • Participation in the budget and reforecast process (file construction and update)
  • Participation in the monthly reporting for the investors and company’s management (deck update and ad-hoc analyses)
  • Construction of ad hoc analyses according to the needs of the Business and the Finance Department (e.g. follow-up of partnership projects, inventory variations...etc)
  • Intervention on the customer invoicing process (interactions with the Business on quotations, edition of the customer invoices, collection of administrative information)
  • Support to the finance team for the monthly accounting closings

This internship/apprenticeship is a great opportunity to understand Team Vitality's ecosystem from a financial point of view and to have a comprehensive view on the operations of the finance team in a fast-growing company.
The intern/apprentice will receive specific training from the finance team regarding Excel and French GAAP.

The internship/apprenticeship should ideally start from September 2022. The internship should last 6 months and the apprenticeship is up to 12 months.

Preferred Experience

1/ Hard Skills

  • Master 1 or Master 2 student either in a business school or university with a major in finance, accounting and/or controlling
  • First successful professional experience (internship or work-study) in finance (e.g. audit, management control, accounting, transaction services)
  • Basic knowledge of French GAAP (e.g. main balance sheet and income statements categories, basic bookkeeping)
  • Good command of Excel (e.g. pivot tables/TCD, SUM.IF/SOMME.SI, VLOOKUP/RECHERCHEV)
  • 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
  • Show interest in the esports 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 VP finance and the financial controlling manager.
Questions will cover the experiences and the education of the applicant, his/her motivation, understanding of Team Vitality’s business, level in English and basic accounting.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Internship (Between 6 and 6 months)
  • Start Date: 02 January 2023
  • Location: Paris
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 1 year

Sounds like something made for you?