King Show Games, Inc. is an established and growing company within the video game development industry. Our team consists of highly motivated individuals who are disciplined in their specific areas of expertise. We have a dynamic environment with strong company culture that centers on respect, fun, and creativity. Our core passion is to make high quality games that entertain people all over the world.

POSITION: Controller
DEPARTMENT: Accounting
LOCATION: Minnetonka, MN

Job Summary
We are seeking a talented executive to partner with senior management and lead our Accounting/Finance team toward the continued strengthening of KSG’s operational effectiveness. The right candidate will be a seasoned professional with successful experience executing company financial activities and working collaboratively with all departments.


  • Produces and presents robust reports which summarize and forecast company business activity and financial position in areas of income, expenses and earnings based on past, present and expected operations.
  • Contract tracking, analysis and monitoring, relative to royalties.
  • Provides management with timely reviews/communication of company's financial status and progress in its various programs and activities.
  • Models and analyzes business cases.
  • Recommends company strategies and objectives or modifications to current strategies and objectives in accordance with increased efficiencies, process improvement or regulations as warranted.
  • Manages budget and budget review process.
  • Oversees day-to-day accounting and payroll activities, to include supervision and backup support of one bookkeeping associate.
  • Assists in locating and negotiating fixed asset acquisitions.
  • Establishes or maintains effective relationships with financial institutions and related vendors.
  • Oversees risk management, to include insurance coverage for protection against property losses andpotential liabilities.
  • Maintains compliance with local, state and federal agency requirements.
  • Other duties as required.
Qualifications Required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • 6+ years of related experience to include accounting and payroll team management.
    - Accounting related software experience; QuickBooks preferred.
    - Payroll software experience.
    - Background and experience in using Business Intelligence software.
    - Advanced computer and analytical knowledge, skills and abilities to include Excel spreadsheet modeling expertise.
    - Background/experience with royalty contract analysis preferred.
  • Experience with conceptualizing, developing, planning, and implementing programs to address currentand future business needs.
  • Leading people by example and getting intended results through others.
  • Strong negotiation and vendor management skills.
  • Strong change management skills – must be comfortable with ambiguity, methodically work through complex problems, set priorities and execute on commitments.
  • Candidates must have excellent organizational skills, good oral and written communications skills, and a high level of interpersonal skills.
  • Must be a self-motivated team player with the ability to work in a customer oriented, very fast-paced, and demanding environment.
This job description should not be interpreted as all-inclusive; it is intended to identify major responsibilities and requirements of the job. Team members may be requested to perform other job-related tasks and responsibilities other than those stated above.

About King Show Games
Founded in 1998, King Show Games is a Minnesota based company providing entertaining video games that are played around the world. Our growing company consists of talented artists, engineers, mathematicians and producers that have created over 200 games. Our Company Belief consists of 4 principals:

THINK BIG – Think outside the box; strive to be successful.
BE FRANK – Be open and sincere in your dealings with others; be forthright.
FIGHT HARD – Believe in your ideas; speak up for your convictions.
After the call, MOVE AS A TEAM!

King Show Games offers competitive salaries and a full range of comprehensive benefits including a bonus plan, medical, dental, life and long term disability insurance, as well as a matching 401k.

King Show Games is an equal opportunity employer.

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