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Senior Platform Accountant

GetYourGuide is the place to book the best experiences in destinations across the globe. We are looking for a solution-oriented Senior Accountant with a passion for learning to join our growing Accounting Team at GetYourGuide. This is a full-time role at our Berlin office. 

As Senior Platform Accountant you will report to Team Lead Platform Accounting.

Team Mission 

Maintain high-quality and compliant accounting for the GetYourGuide Group. We aim to accurately account and report financial information, in a timely manner and in accordance with corporate policy and accounting standards, to our internal and external stakeholders.

Your responsibilities

  • Take ownership of GetYourGuide’s mass transactions and steer the main Revenue and Cost of Sales Accounting of the world’s leading marketplace for Experiences and Activities
  • Collaborate closely with different stakeholders (e.g. Finance IT-Systems/Tax/Engineering) to ensure proper automatic accounting transactions for new products, campaigns or other projects 
  • Improve and streamline accounting and reporting processes with an eye to efficiency and automation
  • Act as a senior contact person for internal and external enquiries related to Accounting and Tax Accounting
  • Lead analysis of accounts and statements, and provide reconciliations in accordance with month-end-close deadlines, and on an ad-hoc basis
  • Liaise with external parties e.g. auditors, tax consultants
  • Support the further development of S4/Hana system and take over project streams as the responsible product owner from Accounting side

Your profile

  • Commercial training, ideally as a tax clerk or accountant; a business degree is a plus
  • Minimum of 4 years experience in the finance department of a medium-sized company, ideally in the e-commerce sector 
  • Very good knowledge of the commercial code; IFRS and group accounting are a plus
  • Very good technical understanding esp. In regards to ERP and mass data processing; experience in SAP S4/Hana is a plus
  • Excellent analytical and MS Excel skills
  • Very good English skills, German is a plus
  • Independent and structured way of working as well as a team player with reliable time management

We Offer

  • Be part of an international team from over 50 nationalities
  • GetYourGuide tour and activity vouchers to live the life of our customers by experiencing our products for yourself
  • Annual learning allowance for training courses, books, conferences etc.
  • Discounted monthly passes for public transportation
  • Several fitness perks including yoga and Urban Sports Club
  • Private Pension Scheme with company contributions


Please send in your CV and Cover Letter in English through the form below.

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