Financial Controller


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Avalanche Studios is now seeking a driven Financial Controller, who will be offered an exciting role within accounting. The role will develop depending on your own ability and ambition and you will be offered a great opportunity to develop in your career. You get the opportunity to do this in one of the largest independent game development studios, founded 13 years ago and offering world-leading and innovative open world technology and game development.

About us:
Avalanche Studios is known for the award-winning Just Cause series (most recently  Just Cause 3), Mad Max and the critically acclaimed twin stick shooter Renegade Ops. These games were released in collaboration with publishers  Square Enix, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, and SEGA. Avalanche Studios has also released the free-to-play title theHunter (developed by subsidiary Expansive Worlds) with over 7 million registered players in over 190 countries. The studio's latest game is theHunter: Call of the Wild, released for PC in February 2017, coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One by the end of the year.

Avalanche Studios, based in Stockholm and New York, was founded in 2003 by Christofer Sundberg and Linus Blomberg. The studio develops games based on the unique and proprietary game engine Apex - Avalanche Open World Engine - enabling huge open worlds filled with emergent gameplay. Learnmore at


Key Responsibilities:

  • Reporting and follow-up in financial reporting on a group level
  • Preparation of the consolidated financial statements for the month - quarterly and yearly (consolidation of income and balance sheets and other data)
  • Coordinate month and year-end closing activities
  • Ensuring the company group's accounting principles
  • Work on the development and improvement of routines and processes for financial and legal reporting within the group
  • Financial statements and analyzes, reservations and accruals
  • Responsible for the preparation of annual reports and declarations

Who are you?
We are looking for candidates with an academic degree in economics and about 4 years of experience in qualified accounting work, as well as experience in consolidated financial statements and consolidation. If you have a background in the audit industry, we consider that a plus. Candidates must have worked in the Office package, mainly Excel and Powerpoint. Fluent spoken and written communication skills in both English and Swedish is expected.

You are structured and take responsibility for delivering high quality work against given deadlines. You will be initiating processes and a structure around the financial follow-up and reporting. We are looking for a doer who is solution-oriented, initiates new ideas, and delivers towards set goals. You are analytical with an active interest in the company's business and development and enjoy being part of an entrepreneurial organization. You are driven by being involved in the company's continued development in an exciting industry as well as working closely with the CFO and management.

In this recruitment process, Avalanche Studios collaborates with Invici. For questions about the service, please contact the responsible recruitment consultant, Nadja Linder, (direct phone +46707-96 95 97). Apply by June 7, ideally earlier as interviews will be ongoing. Applying takes a few minutes and you only need to provide contact details as well as attach your completed resume and application letter in English. Please click on the assigned link.

Please note that a background check is part of the process for the final candidate.

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