Working Student Accountant (m/f/d)
Posted on Apr 13, 2019 by Kolibri Games
Kolibri Games is a mobile games company based in Berlin. Our two Games, 'Idle Miner Tycoon' and 'Idle Factory Tycoon' have already reached 70 million global downloads.
We want you to be part of our grand vision of becoming the most player-centric games developer in the world and to help us build a world-class tech company on the way.
We offer an autonomous studio comprising of self-motivated teams in a fast decision-making environment, allowing you to be truly impactful and develop professionally.
Working Student - Accounting (f/m/d)
Kolibri Games are looking for a Working Student to join us in the Finance team.
We are offering the chance to see inside a rapidly growing games studio, that has increased to over 100 people in size, hit 70 million downloads.
As a Working Student Accountant, you will be a part of the finance team, learning key skills that will allow you to forge a career within finance/accounting.
You will support the Finance and Legal team in managing the day to day company bookkeeping. This is a highly responsible role that will involve; collation, input and management of the company expenses. You will liaise with multiple people and departments, working quickly and diligently and ensuring that our expenses are up to date, processed quickly and kept in impeccable order.
- Managing the book keeping in a growing tech company
- Assisting accountant with accounts payable invoice processing
- Handling and managing the reconciliation of credit card statements, reimbursements and travel expenses
- Accurately tracking and categorising expenses
- Following financial processes diligently and accurately
- Collaborating with the Finance and Legal team and with external stakeholders to Improve overall processes within accounting
- An keen interest to develop a career within the finance or accountancy sphere
- Currently studying for a degree with the ability to work 15-20 hours per week
- A strong attention to detail and the ability to input and track data accurately
- Reliable and responsible person, handling confidential information sensitively and professionally
- Communication skills with the empathy and ability to communicate with people in different teams and of various levels of experience, working with them in a professional manner
- The ability to work under pressure and hit strict deadlines
- A hands on mentality with the willingness to help the team achieve success
- Strong German skills are essential, ideally to a native level
- A passion/interest in Games
Why Join us?
Team - A position in a driven and brilliant international team
Rapid Development - An organisation truly dedicated to getting things done as fast and elegantly as possible
Autonomy - We have a flat hierarchy and value people who take on responsibility, ownership and can contribute to our games from their first day
Opportunity - We offer career progression, training and opportunities to impact a growing company. We regularly hire people with potential and have seen many interns and working students join us permanently
Players - We're aiming to be one of the most player centric companies in the world. Working on a live game ensure your work is seen by millions and you will gather rapid feedback from the players
Training - A personal learning budget of €1,000+ to spend on learning and development, including books, workshops and attending conferences. We also offer in-house training such as coding classes
Studio - A modern workspace with state of the art tech, based in Berlin
Equipment - The newest technical equipment, including laptops and phones, which may also be used in your free time - you get a new one every 2 years
Food and Drinks - Fresh fruits to keep you healthy and fresh coffee to keep you alert. We also have a fully stocked fridge; Smoothies, Coke, Club Mate, beer etc
Health and Fitness - We pay €50 towards a monthly gym membership or a fitness activity
Competitive Salary - We believe that top performance should receive top payment
Profit Share - Full-time employees also get the chance to financially profit from our unique company share/stock option program
Relocation - Relocation support to help you move to Berlin
Parties - Regular company parties to celebrate, including Summer, Christmas and key company milestones
Team Events - We regularly have events like bowling, BBQ's and Movie nights. This year we went to Tenerife for a company holiday!
Wisdom and Waffles - Industry thought leaders join us to share their knowledge with the team
Friday Celebrations - Company provided dinner and drinks on Friday afternoons
Kolibri Games is a vibrant games company. We want you to be part of our grand vision of becoming the most player-centric games developer and to help us build a world-class tech company on the way.
At Kolibri Games you will be joining a diverse team with a wide variety of experience, skills and cultural backgrounds. Here everybody can bring in ideas that directly affect millions of players worldwide. We believe in people, in strong self-motivated teams, in fast decision-making and empowering you to take charge through a supportive, learning-friendly atmosphere.
We work in a flat hierarchy with the opportunity for everybody to weigh in, no matter how many years of experience you bring. Every employee takes over their own projects from the first day, which ensures quick learnings, ownership and skill development. Our main title is 'Idle Miner Tycoon', one of the three most successful idle games worldwide with more than 70 million downloads and seven figure revenue per month. In April 2018 we launched our second game, 'Idle Factory Tycoon', which achieved over 4 million downloads in its first month and is about to replicate the success of our first game.
Due to this being an international studio, English is the spoken language. So please do remember to apply for this role in English. Thank you.