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Senior Accountant / Bilanzbuchhalter (d/f/m)

  • Full time
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Finance, Strategy, Legal
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For our local Accounting team, responsible for our brands and Kleinanzeigen in Berlin we are looking for a passionate Senior Accountant (d/f/m).

Your tasks

  • You are preparing the month-, quarter- and year end closes in line with IFRS and local German GAAP requirements

  • You are responsible for preparing the financial statement according to local German GAAP (HGB)

  • Reconciliation of VAT return and supporting the preparation of Tax returns

  • Preparation of Balance Sheet reconciliations

  • Managing external financial and tax audits

  • Managing and securing of internal (Adevinta Policy) and external (local law) Compliance

  • Monitoring of Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes

  • Alignment between the local and the central team based in Amsterdam

Your profile

  • Certified management accountants preferred

  • Bachelor- or Masters degree / MBA Accounting & Controlling

  • Min. 5 years professional experience in roles with a strong focus on Accounting

  • Proven operational finance capability; close & compliance experience

  • Ability to simplify and communicate complex problems in a clear concise way for the business

  • Demonstrate ability to successfully partner and influence with the different levels in the organization

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Good knowledge of Excel, Power Point, Navision, SAP or similar consolidating/reporting tools

  • Strong German and English skills in writing and speaking

Additional information

Life at Adevinta comes with its perks! Our Adevintans enjoy the following benefits:

  • An attractive Base Salary.
  • Participation in our Short Term Incentive plan (annual bonus).
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program with a match from Adevinta.
  • Work From Anywhere: Enjoy up to 20 days a year of working from anywhere! Maybe not from the moon - well why not! just make sure you have internet connection!
  • A 24/7 Employee Assistance Program for you and your family, because we care.
  • Win together, lose together is one of our key behaviours. At Adevinta you will find a collaborative environment with an opportunity to explore your potential and grow.

On top of these, we also provide a range of locally relevant benefits. Wanna know more? Apply and ask our recruiters!

Company description

Founded in 1996, disrupted the status quo of buying and selling cars with the first online vehicle marketplace, driven by the idea to create something new. As a driver of change for growth and innovation, we became more than just a platform. We are an ecosystem of skilled and entrepreneurially minded people, a community to unite sellers and buyers. As the No 1 marketplace in Germany we closely cooperate with a powerful network of around 42,000 dealers and connect them with almost 17 million unique users per month. is part of Adevinta: a global online classifieds specialist and sustainability leader with 40+ products in 15 countries.

Adevinta is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status.

If you feel like you don’t meet all of the requirements for this role but are interested, please consider applying anyway. Research suggests that women and individuals from underrepresented groups may self-select out of opportunities if they don’t meet 100% of the job requirements. We strongly encourage people from historically excluded groups to apply and look forward to speaking with you.

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