International Accountant // GetYourGuide

June 17, 2019

Initiative is very important to us! What does it mean to you? That you can actively organize our accounts and prepare for our strong growth at the same time? Here, you will comply with the legal requirements at all times and always be aware of the accounting implications of new developments. You are also able to learn new things and proactively communicate this new knowledge to others. Does this sound exciting to you? Then we would be happy to hear from you!

With 400+ employees from 50 nationalities, GetYourGuide is on a mission to turn trips into amazing experiences, using our product and technology to change the way travelers find and book things to do and explore their destination. We connect these travelers to our vast catalog of amazing experiences through our online marketplace

Team Mission

The International Accounting team’s mission is to maintain high-quality, compliant accounting for all international entities of GetYourGuide group,  worldwide outside of Germany. To accurately report financial information in a timely manner in accordance with corporate policies and local GAAP to internal and external stakeholders, respectively, while supporting International country managers with tax, compliance, and ad hoc administrative issues,

Your responsibilities

  • Maintaining accounts and account clarification for International entities of GetYourGuide
  • Supporting all incoming accounting tasks or taking responsibility for your own topic area (accounts receivable, accounts payable, balance sheet accounting, intercompany reconciliations)
  • Independent office organization in a dynamic work environment
  • Assisting with the preparation of monthly and annual financial statements for the individual companies of the GetYourGuide group in accordance with the commercial code and  IFRS
  • Contact person for internal and external enquiries related to accounting
  • Collaborating on projects to optimize processes (e.g. internal audit and payment runs)
  • Cooperating with auditors, tax consultants and external parties
  • Coordinating preparation and submission of VAT filings  and reviewing sales tax issues

Your profile

  • Commercial training, ideally as a tax clerk or accountant; a business degree is a plus
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the finance department of a medium-sized company, ideally in the e-commerce sector
  • Very good knowledge of the commercial code, IFRS and group accounting are a plus
  • Solid knowledge and experience in international VAT
  • Very good Office skills (especially Excel)
  • Very good English and German, additional language skills a plus
  • Independent and structured way of working as well as a team player with reliable time management

We Offer

  • Work on a product that helps create memorable travel experiences
  • Smart, engaged co-workers from over 50  nationalities
  • Virtual stock options – be part of our success story
  • Well stocked kitchen and our famous pizza & beer Friday’s
  • GetYourGuide gift vouchers
  • Free German lessons

It is our commitment that every qualified person will be evaluated according to skills regardless of age, gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability status, or religion. Please refrain from including your picture and age with the application.

Meet our team and get to know more about their daily work on our blog.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us via [email protected]!


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