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Accountant (m/w/d)

Permanent employee, Full time - Düsseldorf
Online marketplaces have never been this awesome.
As an e-commerce Marketplace, Metro Markets GmbH works with hundreds of suppliers, Vendors and Sellers (Online businesses that choose our Marketplace to sell their products) within Germany, Europe and beyond, managing thousands of products to deliver on our customer’s needs while providing great service.

Permanent full-time “Accountant” position is now available within our finance, accounting & controlling team at Metro Markets GmbH.

As the “Accountant” you will be a part of a dynamic and international team that’s based in our Dusseldorf office (but of course at the moment we are mostly working from home office). In this role you will be mainly responsible for, but not limited to, the following: general accounting activities, such as: bookkeeping for separate legal entities (nationally and internationally); monthly/quarterly closing; preparation of consolidated financial statements according to IFRS and HGB; accounting relevant analyses and reconciliations; and supporting in coordination of financial audits. You will also liaise with different teams to resolve accounting related questions for accounts receivable and payable, manage and optimize current as well as development of new accounting processes internally with different teams and our various ERP and accounting systems.

This is a great career opportunity for talented accountant who would enjoy working within a fast moving and international environment where they can help build and shape our accounting landscape (also in light of internationalization).
You've got
  • Experience with SAP accounting system, Tagetik and good knowledge in relevant IT applications - MS Excel knowledge
  • 3-5 years experience within similar role and ideally within retail/eCommerce sector
  • Experience in handling tax topics (e.g. tax declarations, intrastat, cross border VAT)
  • Experience in accounts receivable (e.g. revenue and expense accounting, payment methods management)
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • System experience: SAP and Tagetik (essential)
  • Proactive, self-motivated and detail oriented
  • Ownership and solution-oriented mindset
  • Fluent in both English and German (essential).
We've got
  • An international team of experts in a modern office close to the Rhine river
  • Supportive and engaging people who are passionate about developing others and providing an environment to learn and grow
  • An important task in a highly motivated team with an agile way of working
  • The opportunity to actively shape our internal and external product solutions together with our product teams.

Please apply with the English version of your CV and cover letter.

To learn more about our product, please visit: https://www.metro.de/marktplatz/
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