Assistant Accountant

Operations Leamington Spa, Warwickshire Leamington Spa, Warwickshire


Playground Games is looking for an Assistant Accountant to join our Team. Working closely with the Company Accountant, and wider Finance team.

You’ll be working in a fast-paced environment, to deliver effective financial processes within the company. The role involves engaging with a range of internal teams, disciplines and external stakeholders and requires the ability to work to deadlines and high levels of accuracy. This is a permanent full-time position.


  • Support the Month End process such as, preparing schedule of costs for monthly recharges, reconciling Balance Sheet accounts and analysing Profit and Loss accounts.
  • Assisting with the monthly Forecasting process and presentation of financial results.
  • Preparation of relevant information as required by the Year End Audit process.
  • Assisting with the yearly Budgeting process.
  • Provide effective support to deliver an efficient Procurement function that meets the needs of the company.
  • Maintain key administrative Procurement systems ensuring records are kept up to date.
  • Maintain effective systems to manage Purchase Orders and Invoicing within the company.
  • Processing of invoices on Sage.
  • Maintain effective systems to support Company Taxes.
  • Ad-hoc projects as required to support the effective running if the finance department.
  • Provide support when necessary to other team members.

Skill Summary:

  • AAT Qualification
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of using Sage and Microsoft Excel.
  • Knowledge and previous experience in an accounting role.
  • Knowledge of company taxes would be beneficial.
  • Understanding and experience of procurement.
  • High attention to detail and accurate analytical skills.
  • Professional attitude and ability to work in a confidential manner.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the world’s most highly-rated and exciting game studios. It will provide new challenges within a strong, collaborative team.