Senior Accountant - Technology - Berlin

Job Title: Senior Accountant - Technology - Berlin
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Berlin, Germany
Salary: €75,000
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Hannah Alderson
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 13, 2020 10:18

Job Description

A global technology organisation are seeking a talented Senior Accountant. In this role you will report directly to the Global Accounting Manager, supporting the GL Accounting responsibilities for a number of entities as a part of a pedigree, collaborative team and be responsible for all relevant topics across multiple countries, preparing accounts using Sage Intacct under US GAAP.

The role:

  • Perform monthly close, including relevant G/L entries for assigned countries
  • Responsible for monthly Balance Sheet reconciliations and resolution of action items.
  • Initiate regular VAT / GST filings and maintain compliance checklists for all assigned countries
  • Development/ Maintenance of relationships with local advisory teams on compliance topics (tax, other reporting)
  • Ad hoc project work as required
  • Assist with occasional project work – including possible M&A integration work and systems implementation projects
  • Constant process optimisation


  • Qualified Accountant (or equivalent) with 3-5 years of relevant experience in a global role
  • Ability to work on a geographically distributed team
  • Experience in VAT, GST, and other compliance filings a plus
  • Knowledge of local reporting requirements, US GAAP a significant plus
  • Strong IT literacy and previous experience with Oracle, NetSuite, or SAGE a plus
  • Fluent in English and (ideally) German