Assistant Controller

Social Gaming Network Culver City , CA 90231

Posted 3 weeks ago

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

Jam City is on the hunt for the best and brightest Assistant Controller in Los Angeles! We're looking for a highly motivated individual who has strong accounting knowledge, great team and time management skills and a track record of delivery. The ideal candidate loves problem solving, has had management experience, a strong understanding of accounting, and is always ready to do what it takes to tackle projects of all sizes. This position reports to the Controller.


  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of accounting team to produce timely and accurate financial information for management and external reporting purposes.

  • Manage all aspects of the general ledger.

  • Develop and execute roadmap for implementing/improving processes and controls to scale the accounting function and safeguard assets.

  • Establish operational metrics and cadence for reporting.

  • Develop strategy for future system implementations and enhancements/upgrades.

  • Hire, manage and coach a strong, performance-oriented accounting organization, capable of growing with the business.

  • Provide subject matter expertise on implementation of accounting policies and the accounting for complex transactions.

  • Oversee audit processes and proactively communicate with auditors on accounting for complex transactions.


  • You have a bachelor's degree in finance or a related field

  • You have a combination of 10+ years' experience in a corporate accounting role and public accounting (multinational technology or SaaS experience preferred)

  • You have successfully grown and managed a team of proactive, talented accounting professionals

  • You have demonstrated ability to effectively communicate to all levels

  • You have strong experience in both US GAAP, operational accounting, and technical accounting

  • You have strong analytical skills and the ability to research issues, make evaluations on problems and recommend viable solutions

  • You are highly motivated, self-driven, and able to deal well with ambiguity

  • You are a team player with a humble and positive attitude


  • Fluency in Spanish

  • You have a CPA or equivalent certification


Jam City is a leader in mobile entertainment, providing unique and deeply engaging games that appeal to broad global audiences. Jam City was founded in 2009 by MySpace cofounder and CEO Chris DeWolfe and former 20th Century Fox executive Josh Yguado. Jam City is the creative powerhouse behind some of the highest grossing and most enduring social gaming franchises for mobile, including Cookie Jam (Facebook "Game of the Year" winner) and Panda Pop. Jam City is the go-to studio for Hollywood, having developed immersive, narrative rich mobile games around iconic entertainment brands including Harry Potter, Family Guy and Marvel Avengers. Jam City has studios in Los Angeles (HQ), San Francisco, San Diego, Bogot and Buenos Aires. The Jam City team is known for its creative excellence and technological innovation in key areas including storytelling, data science and audience insights.

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Assistant Controller

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