Group Accountant (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Munich

The Role
We are more than a support team. As we keep on growing, we are looking for you to become part of our strong team and support us in taking group accounting and consolidation within the Accounting & Tax department at Personio to a best-in-class level as a Group Accountant (m/f/d).
You will strongly contribute to our mission of ensuring Personio’s permanent establishments and foreign legal entities have a reliable contact person in accounting, make sure intercompany transactions are accounted for completely and accurately as well as actively support in consolidation process and preparation of group financial information. We want to see your passion for setting-up processes and compiling financial information from scratch, continuously finding ways of improvement and making use of customizations & the newest tools.

Your responsibilities will cover but are not limited to:

  • Be a strong and reliable accounting business partner for foreign subsidiaries and PEs
  • Ensure accurate and complete intercompany accounting
  • Assist in and assure timely and quality group reporting of Personio’s subsidiaries
  • Actively contribute to periodic consolidation and compilation of group financial statements
  • Set-up, monitoring and analysis of monthly reporting
  • Make the best use of IT tools, be it e. g. Excel/GSheets, state of the art ERP system or other tools
  • Support continuous improvement of our accounting and reporting processes
  • Cooperate and communicate effectively with internal stakeholders & other parties
What you need to succeed
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant professional experience in auditing and/or accounting, preferably in a “Big 4” audit firm (or equivalent) or a fast-growing B2B tech, software or SaaS environment
  • And/or experience in working in a group accounting / financial reporting role
  • Strong general, group accounting and consolidation knowledge
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Tech-savvy with great knowledge of GSheets and/or MS Excel
  • Driven by quality, yet being pragmatic and solution-oriented
  • Proactive mindset with a passion to build from scratch and drive continuous improvement
  • Curiosity-driven, low-ego approach to collaboration, and a willingness to take ownership and push tasks to completion
  • Effective communication with stakeholders across the company
  • Fluent in English language, German or any other language is a plus
Why Personio
Aside from our people, culture, and mission, there are a variety of additional benefits that help make Personio a great place to work! Work with us and receive:

  • Competitive compensation package that includes salary, benefits, and virtual shares
  • 28 days of vacation per year plus 1 additional vacation day for every 2 years of service, up to a maximum of 30 days in total
  • Inclusive, equal opportunity, and multicultural workplace
  • Annual personal development budget of €1,500 for conferences, courses, books, career coach, etc.
  • High-impact work environment with short decision-making processes
  • Opportunity to invest in your retirement via the Personio Pension Scheme
  • Choose between two mobility options: JobRad® bike or monthly public transportation ticket
  • Subsidised Qualitrain membership gives you access to 90 fitness studios and sports facilities across Munich for €25 per month
  • Regular company and team events like Oktoberfest, ski trips, Christmas parties, and more! (COVID permitting)
  • Find your best way to work with office-led, remote-friendly PersonioFlex! We offer a roughly 50% remote, 50% in-office working framework to suit your needs
  • Mental health support, as we know that mental wellbeing plays a major role in both our personal and professional success. #PersonioCares
  • Two Impact days you can use to have an impact on the environment and society. One day is for an individual project and one for a company-wide initiative! #SocialResponsibility
About us
Being a Personio means being part of something big. It means shaping the future of HR, the future of our company, and at the same time, the future of you. And we’re not just one of the fastest-growing B2B SaaS companies in Europe. In October 2021 we raised $270 million in Series E funding, making Personio the fastest-growing and most valuable HR technology company in Europe. With more than 6,000 customers and a team that has doubled in size in 2021 alone, now is the perfect time to join! We’re hiring talented, impact-driven individuals who want to be more than just another employee.

Personio is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to building an integrative culture where everyone feels welcomed and supported. We #EmbraceUniqueness and understand that our diverse, values-driven culture makes us stronger. As we continue to scale, we focus on enabling our employees to grow both personally and professionally.

We are proud to have an inclusive workplace environment that will foster your development no matter your gender, civil status, family status, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, education level, or race.

Will you join us in shaping the future of HR in Europe?

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