Finance Business Partner - Wilmslow

Wilmslow / Derby
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At Cloud Imperium Games, we’re currently looking for a Finance Business Partner to join our Manchester studio. The successful applicant will work on several international projects which include the implementation of a new global accounting and human resource management system, internal controls & risk management, and tax compliance. The Finance Business Partner will also be a key contributor to the European Finance team with the accounting operation, internal reporting and external compliance.

Founded in 2012, Cloud Imperium Games creates cutting-edge videogames that defy expectations. We’re currently developing Star Citizen, a record-breaking multiplayer online space sim, and Squadron 42, a cinematic single-player adventure set in the same universe. Join us as we break boundaries and make videogame history.

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What does a Finance Business Partner at CIG do?

  • Assist design, configure and test the finance team’s global reporting needs within the new accounting software
  • Attend project meetings to provide input on key matters and technical matters
  • Challenge existing systems & processes, identify opportunities for business process improvements
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders and external advisers to implement new controls, processes and systems
  • Identification of tax compliance risk and further professionalising of compliance processes and procedures

What do we expect from a Finance Business Partner?

  • ACA or ACCA qualified with post qualification experience
  • Prior experience with Workday software a plus
  • Finance delivery experience with particular focus on financial reporting, controls and common financial processes
  • Understanding of sales tax compliance and some VAT knowledge
  • Enthusiastic team player with the ability to work under pressure and balance multiple priorities while working to deadlines
  • If you feel you have something to offer this role, even if you don’t think you qualify for all the above, you should still apply – we are an inclusive employer and if you have potential, talent and a great work ethic, we want to hear from you.

CIG Diversity Statement

CIG is a global company, staunchly committed to cultivating a culture and workplace that celebrates all backgrounds, lifestyles, and perspectives. Together, we are creating a space where authentic recognition, appreciation, and understanding of the importance of diversity is fostered by everyone. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to build a team that represents all walks of life, and we want every employee to bring all the things that make them unique to the work environment. The universe is as vast and varied as the people in it, and it’s our differences that make it special.

Covid-19 Hiring Update: We’ve transitioned to a work-from-home model and we’re continuing to interview and hire during this time. This role is expected to begin as a remote position. We understand each person’s circumstances may be unique and will work with you to explore possible interim options.

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