Team Lead Accounting (m/f/d)

Finance · Hamburg · Full-time · Head of

Job description

Job description

We are looking for:

A new team member for one of our portfolio companies, a B2C e-commerce company located in Hamburg. They meet customer expectations by providing a full-cycle customer journey selling complete high-quality, house-related projects bringing nature into homes.

What will keep you challenged?

  • Managing a team in close coordination with the Head of Finance
  • Being responsible for all accounting, commercial and tax-related transactions within our portfolio companies
  • Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements in accordance with the German Commercial Code (HGB)
  • Processing and further developing modern EDP systems and interfacing connections
  • Reviewing all of the current business transactions
  • Monitoring and processing payment transactions
  • Accounting design of new business transactions and digital business processes
  • Communicating and corresponding with suppliers and internal departments

Which traits contribute to your success?

  • Several years of experience in accounting - preferably in an e-commerce or retail company
  • University degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field
  • Good knowledge and understanding of HGB and IFRS is a plus
  • Initial experience in managing a team or have the potential to become a leader
  • Knowledge on an ERP system, preferably Microsoft Dynamics and/or DATEV, is a plus
  • IT affinity and willingness to implement and work with new tools
  • An intrinsic drive to create structures within the organization
  • Excellent communication in German and English
  • Please note that we are looking for support in the Hamburg office of our portfolio company. Eligibility to work within the EU is required as well.

What to expect working with our portfolio company:

  • Make a true impact in the e-commerce industry
  • Well equipped and modern office in Hamburg in Altona
  • Contribution to your HVV Profi Card (public transport)
  • Having fun together as a company with regular team events
  • Getting challenged and developing your professional skills by taking over responsibilities, and a guaranteed steep learning curve from day one
  • Being part of an instant network within the Project A family

Do you want to be part of our portfolio company's success story?
We are looking forward to your online application.

Project A is one of Europe's leading venture capital firms, with offices in Berlin and London. Founded in 2012 as an Operational VC, we have backed more than 100 startups across 17 countries and 15 industries, including digital health, Fintech, and mobility. Our dedicated team of 120+ professionals supports our portfolio companies with software engineering, marketing, sales, hiring, and other business-critical services.

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