Accountant // GetYourGuide

January 15, 2019

We are looking for a solution-oriented Accountant Germany with a passion for learning to join our growing Accounting-Team at GetYourGuide.

Team Mission

Our mission is to maintain high-quality and compliant accounting for the German entities of GetYourGuide. We aim to accurately account and report financial information in a timely manner in accordance with corporate policies and HGB (German GAAP) to both internal and external stakeholders.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Perform general ledger transactions, including prepayments, accruals, provisions, etc. applying HGB techniques and standards for the main company of GetYourGuide Group
  • Act as an expert in the field of fixed assets and review the work of an Accountant for MEC
  • Independently book and reconcile payroll data, provided by the external payroll provider
  • Reconcile general ledger and subledger accounts, used for automated inventory transactions, coming from a custom-made interface with the help of a Senior Accountant
  • Be in charge of intercompany calculations and monthly billing
  • Support Senior Accountant in period-end routines while also performing some transactions independently
  • Support Senior Accountant in periodic VAT and EC-Sales declarations
  • Protect organization’s value by keeping information confidential
  • Assist auditors with journal entry examinations
  • Actively participate in upcoming projects and ad-hoc tasks

Your Profile:

  • You are able to communicate effectively to all levels of the organization in both English and German
  • You have 2+ years experience in accounting, working fully or partially with the above-mentioned topics
  • You have relevant education and/or accounting qualification. ACCA or equivalent preferred
  • You have Experience with Unit4(Agresso) accounting software is a plus
  • You are hands-on, solution-oriented, and a self-starter
  • You build effective work relationships to accomplish common team goals and value the input and know-how of other team members.
  • You show high attention to detail in your daily work
  • You function effectively under critical and tight deadlines, demonstrating your strong organizational skills

More reasons to join us

  • Competitive package & virtual stock options that make you an integral part of the company’s success
  • Private Pension Scheme
  • Several fitness perks including yoga and Urban Sports Club
  • GYG Academy, a training curriculum designed to promote professional and personal growth
  • Free breakfast and fun Fridays with Pizza and Beer
  • GetYourGuide Vouchers to experience our products for yourself
  • Events such as Summer Summits, regular team events, Christmas & Summer Party

You can get in touch with us via [email protected], and make sure you check out life at GetYourGuide on our blog.

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