Financial Accountant - Fixed Term Contract

Dublin North
12 Oct 2018
12 Nov 2018
Job role
It's the people Where imagination, creativity and play aren't only encouraged, they're required. No matter which department you're in, we're assuming you brought your talents to Activision for a reason: you wanted to be involved in making something fun and to have fun while making it. So let's make sure we do that. Because the more we love what we do, the more people will love what we make. What we're looking for As a Financial Accountant for a temporary 6 month contract What you'll do • Complete daily/weekly tasks as assigned by the Senior Finance Manager including preparation of P&L, Balance Sheet etc. • Support Senior Finance Manager with preparation of AOP and forecasts as required. • Assisting with compliance, taxation and all other aspects of the finance function. • Provide analysis, reports and support to internal management, as requested. • Document key internal finance processes and make recommendations for improvement where appropriate. • Work with the internal stakeholders on a variety of finance projects as determined by the Senior Finance Manager. • Other ad hoc duties as required.   What you've done • You must be a Finalist or Newly Qualified Accountant • 2 years' experience in a similar role in industry • Comfortable with Windows based programs including advanced level Excel • Oracle or similar ERP system experience • Excellent written and oral communication • Ability to deal effectively with multiple tasks simultaneously • Successful completion of project work undertaken in a financial/business context • Previous experience of the management of Accounts Payable process • Experience with VAT and SOX's compliance • Successful completion of project work undertaken in a financial/business context   What you will bring • Full commitment to the position • Adaptable attitude and flexible approach to work • Should be able to handle various pressure situations and workload through proper work balance, prioritisation and delegation • Adherence to deadlines • Sense of humour • Have done, can do, will do' approach • Positive attitude • Creative mind with initiative and self-motivation • Ability to liaise with colleagues at all levels within Activision • Pragmatic thinker, not afraid to work outside the box • Hands on involvement • Actively communicates with local management, territories and corporate Ask anyone who works at Activision, or with Activision, their favourite thing about it, and they'll tell you it's the people. We have a rigorous hiring process and a rigorous talent planning process. And that means if you're reading this, you're probably a pretty special talent. Our success doesn't come from assembly lines producing widgets. Our success comes from people producing greatness. So if you're interested in our biggest priority, it's the people. As a company, we have world class brands, infrastructure and resources. But we are nothing without your brilliance.