General Ledger Accountant Job at Emma The Sleep Company – in Frankfurt am Main

Ready to lead, disrupt and reinvent the sleep industry?

We are Emma – The Sleep Company. One of Europe’s fastest-growing startups, we are now the world’s leading D2C sleep brand. In 2020 our revenue grew from €150 to €405 million. We’re pushing the boundaries of technology to transform the world of sleep. And we want your help to pull it off.

But Emma isn’t for everyone. We’re a highly ambitious, hard-working team that pushes you to produce your best work yet. We don’t want average, we want high-performers who chase growth and set ambitious goals. Want your ideas to have impact and your career to grow? Then Emma is the right place for you.

What you’ll do

Maintain general ledgers, recording the status of various accounts and make sure that all the accounts are balanced.

Perform month-end and year-end closing activities, including but not limited to bank reconciliations, amortization and depreciation of fixed assets, and record adjustments in the accounting system.

Record fixed asset acquisitions and dispositions in the accounting system, maintains and updates lapsing schedule, and records entries in the accounting system.

Coordinate with country teams in the opening of new markets by being part of every development beginning from the incorporation of the entity, negotiating and finalizing the engagement with the global accounting partner up to managing the month-end closing and reporting process of local and global entities.

Support year-end closing process of local and global entities by preparing financial statements, generation of accounting and audit reports such as trial balance, related schedules, and other financial reports and liaising with external auditor.

Assist with implementing and maintaining internal financial controls and procedures.

Provide input into department’s goal setting process.

Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Who we’re looking for

Bachelor/Master of Science in Accountancy/Finance

Knowledgeable in accounting software preferably Microsoft Dynamics 365

Excellent in both written and verbal communication as you will be interacting with cross functional teams. The clarity of your communications will greatly contribute to the performance and effectiveness of the whole team.

Approachable, inspires trust, and always proactive, while being able to remain calm under stress and uncertainty

Strong analytical and critical skills and problem-solving aptitude

Attention to details

What we offer

A combination of personal and company growth to accelerate your career and help you reach your goals.

The chance to work on exciting and challenging projects either independently or as part of a dedicated, international team.

Responsibility and decision-making authority from day one—you’ll create an impact with new, innovative ideas and help shape our company DNA.

To work and learn from experts in diverse fields and get to know your team members at exciting company events.

Become an Emmie

At Emma, you’ll be joining a highly ambitious company on a global mission to lead, disrupt and reinvent the sleep industry. Ready to work hard and help us get there? Directly apply through our application portal and become part of our exceptional team.

Emma proudly celebrates diversity. We are an equal-opportunity employer committed to promoting inclusion in our workplace. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, ethnic origin, religion or belief, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.

Information regarding COVID-19: Your application will continue to be processed as usual by our recruiting team. All interviews take place via video call or phone.

About the Company

Company: Emma The Sleep Company –

Company Location:  Frankfurt am Main

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About Emma The Sleep Company -