Bookkeeper (Part Time) - French Speaking

Finance France



  • Job Title - Bookkeeper (Part Time) - French Speaking

  • Reports Into - Head Of Finance

  • Location - Paris, France

A Little Bit about Kwalee….

Kwalee is one of the world’s leading multiplatform game developers and publishers, with well over 900 million downloads worldwide for mobile hits such as Draw It, Teacher Simulator, Let’s Be Cops 3D, Airport Security and Makeover Studio 3D. We also have a growing PC and Console team of incredible pedigree that is on the hunt for great new titles to join TENS!, Eternal Hope, Die by the Blade and Scathe.

What’s In It For You?

  • Profit sharing scheme - we win, you win 

  • Quarterly Team Building days

  • Pitch and make your own games on Creative Wednesdays! 

  • Flexible working hours - we trust you to choose how and when you work best

  • All the equipment that you need to be properly set up

Are You Up To The Challenge?

As our Bookkeeper (Part Time) you’ll be carrying out the day to day bookkeeping for our French subsidiary, and will therefore need to be fluent in French as well as English. The day to day role will include entering all sales and purchase invoices, preparing month end journals and preparing monthly management accounts.

 Your Team Mates

Our finance team shoulders the responsibility of monitoring the financial health of the entire company. They reason with logic, are accurate with numbers, and grasp what adds or brings tangible value to the business. And they do it with great optimism and humour.

What Does The Job Actually Involve?

  • Leading and managing the bookkeeping for our French Entity, entering all sales and purchase invoices onto the accounting system accurately

  • Preparing monthly management accounts ensuring the balance sheet is fully reconciled

  • Preparing month end adjustments, i.e. accruals, prepayments etc

  • Maintaining the fixed asset register

  • Performing daily bank reconciliations, managing bank payments and preparing cash flow statements

  • Filing French VAT returns and ensuring all other tax and statutory filings are made in a timely manner

  • Managing the payroll process and ensuring salary payments and statutory deductions are paid in a within agreed deadlines

  • Liaising with our French accountants to ensure year accounts are prepared within agreed timescales and filed in a timely manner

Your Hard Skills

  • At least 4 years book keeping / accountancy experience 

  • Fluent in English and French

  • Understanding of French GAAP

  • Relevant qualifications 

  • High attention to detail

Your Soft Skills

Kwalee has grown fast in recent years but we’re very much a family of colleagues. We welcome people of all ages, races, colours, beliefs, sexual orientations, genders and circumstances, and all we ask is that you collaborate, work hard, ask questions and have fun with your team and colleagues. 

We don’t like egos or arrogance and we love playing games and celebrating success together. If that sounds like you, then please apply.

A Little More About Kwalee

Founded in 2011 by David Darling CBE, a key architect of the UK games industry who previously co-founded and led Codemasters, our team also includes legends such as Andrew Graham (creator of Micro Machines series) and Jason Falcus (programmer of classics including NBA Jam) alongside a growing and diverse team of global gaming experts.

Everyone contributes creatively to Kwalee’s success, with all employees eligible to pitch their own game ideas on Creative Wednesdays, and we’re proud to have built our success on this inclusive principle.

We have an amazing team of experts collaborating daily between our studios in Leamington Spa, Lisbon, Bangalore and Beijing, or on a remote basis from Turkey, Brazil, Cyprus, the Philippines and many more places around the world. We’ve recently acquired our first external studio, TicTales, which is based in France. 

We have a truly global team making games for a global audience, and it’s paying off: - Kwalee has been voted the Best Large Studio and Best Leadership Team at the TIGA Awards (Independent Game Developers’ Association) and our games have been downloaded in every country on earth - including Antarctica!