Senior Controller

Posted 12 October 2022
Salary £60000 - £70000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Finance, Accounting & Audit
Contact NameNathan Hodeib

Job description

I am partnered with a exciting business based in Germany who are looking for a German speaking senior controller to join their team and be based anywhere across Germany for a fully remote position. They are a unique SAAS business who have grown rapidly and are looking to expand their finance team.

Key Reposiblities:

  • Co-own monthly, quarterly and annual investor reporting
  • Own all government reporting own VAT and annual report filings review and mitigate global tax risk
  • Own all internal reporting conduct actual-budget analysis and provide insights to management execute sales controlling and feed compensation data to payroll
  • Own accounts receivable + payable, close month end Partner with finance team to enable functioning and compliant systems Document, monitor and update accounting policies
  • Improve cost structure of Inc. & GmbH to ensure consistent and insightful reporting
  • Collaborate and own interface with German, US (and future) tax advisors Track and make company & team KPIs accessible to enable decision-making


  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles, procedures and legislation (US + GER)
  • Experience with multi-entity (US + GER) structures (this is a must)
  • Good knowledge of both US + GER accounting software (this is a must)
  • Hands-on experience with general ledger accounts payable and accounts receivable functions
  • Experience with cash management and risk assessment
  • BSc or MSc in Accounting or Finance; CPA or CMA preferred
  • Experience with transfer pricing, cross-entity chargebacks and corporate tax law (this is a plus)
  • Experience with Software-as-a-Service business models (this is a plus)


  • Unlimited annual leave
  • Fully remote set up - as long as based in Germany
  • Stock options/shares in a exciting growing business
  • Endless possibilities of growth & more

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