Manager, Financial Planning and Reporting

About the Employer
As a leading mobile games developer, Jam City is looking to “level up” our talent. We’re on the hunt for innovators who consider themselves dynamic, collaborative, and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

PERKS & BENEFITS
Unlimited Vacation, Paid Sick Days & Holidays
100% Employee Covered Medical, Dental, Vision Plan Base Plan
Life Insurance, 401k, Flexible Spending Accounts, Commuter Benefits & More
Catered Lunches & Well-stocked Kitchens
Yoga & Wellness Activities
Happy Hours
Company Events
Dog Friendly

The role will need to have the proven ability to lead projects independently with excellent written and verbal skills. This person must be able to translate financial information to various business audiences to drive decision making and demonstrate ability to persuasively present complex business issues and solutions in a clear and concise manner. Furthermore, this person must be able to consistently demonstrate ability with senior executives to be a trusted and reliable source of information and support.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare the monthly and quarterly reporting package for executive management including Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cashflows and provide in-depth financial analysis
  • Support Corporate Accounting with monthly and quarterly reporting of various financial results and operational metrics
  • Support the quarterly preparation of the Board of Directors deck, including key performance indicators (KPI), acquisitions update, key business trends, and CFO notes
  • Prepare reporting packages/presentations to Lenders and Investors.
  • Work closely with data science and central tech teams to continuously improve key financial metrics and analysis to support the unique and changing needs of the business
  • Track daily, weekly and monthly revenue & KPI trends
  • Undertake special projects and ad hoc analysis as requested by senior management
  • Takes the initiative to drive continuous process improvements to improve data quality and automate financial processes

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree required; CPA and/or MBA preferred
  • 5-8 years of experience in financial statement audits, external reporting, FP&A, or other relevant Finance and Accounting related experience
  • Strong work ethic and willing to go the extra mile
  • Ability to work independently as significant individual contributor with minimal guidance
  • Exceptional knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft tools.
  • Oracle Essbase/Smartview and Adaptive Insights experience strongly preferred.
  • High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation
  • Able to deliver high quality, accurate work in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
  • Superior interpersonal and communication skills.

NICE TO HAVE

  • FP&A
  • M&A
  • Financial reporting (external)
  • Audit / Big 4
  • Fast-paced, technology industry background
OUR COMMITMENT TO EQUITY, DIVERSITY, & INCLUSION
We believe in creating games that unite people across the world and that showcase our commitment to providing an environment that is both inclusive and diverse for our players and employees. We strive to create a workforce that is reflective of our global player community as we know that we are stronger and better when we play together. To help promote an inclusive culture, we celebrate the visible and invisible diversity of our Jam Citizens through initiatives including Employee Resource Groups, cultural events, trainings, speaker series, and more.

Jam City is an equal opportunity employer. We enthusiastically accept our responsibility to make employment decisions without regard to race, age, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, religion, ethnicity, marital, or domestic partnerships status, disability, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expressions, or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws. Our management is committed to following this policy with respect to hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, demotion, layoff, termination, recruiting, pay, and other forms of compensation, training, and general treatment during employment.


ABOUT JAM CITY
Jam City is an award-winning mobile entertainment studio providing unique and deeply engaging games that appeal to a broad, global audience.

Led by CEO Chris DeWolfe, former MySpace co-founder and CEO, and COO Josh Yguado, former 20th Century Fox executive, Jam City is the creative powerhouse behind some of the highest-grossing and most enduring mobile games. Jam City’s global franchise Cookie Jam has generated more than half a billion dollars, and Panda Pop has more than 120 million downloads to date.

The company also is the go-to studio for Hollywood, having developed immersive, narrative-rich mobile games around iconic entertainment brands. The company’s popular RPG game Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery was the #1 game in more than 40 countries at its launch in April 2018.

Jam City has nine studios located in Los Angeles (HQ), Berlin, Buenos Aires, Bogotá, Burbank, Cedar Falls, San Diego, San Francisco, and Toronto.