Head of Accounting (m/f/d)

Ratepay • Berlin

  • Full-time


from today

Your duties

Become part of Ratepay and shape the payment solutions of tomorrow and beyond together with us. Founded in 2009, we are now the No. 1 white-label payment provider in Europe and an independent payment brand within the Nexi Group, THE European PayTech company. 

Our Ratepay team consists of over 300 colleagues from over 40 nations. With us you will find a secure working environment in a dynamic environment with plenty of room for growth. These are just a few of the many reasons to start your journey at Ratepay.

As Head of Accounting (m/f/d), you will be responsible for all accounting-related topics and issues at Ratepay together with your team of 6. You will act as a sparring partner for our CFO/Managing Director, to whom you will also report.

Your tasks
  • You are responsible for the management and strategic orientation of the accounting department.
  • You build up your team and ensure the continuous development of all team members  
  • You are responsible for and control the preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements according to HGB/IFRS including the support of consolidation topics within the Nexi Group. 
  • You are part of our core team and contribute your experience and expertise to product launches and financings
  • In cooperation with our IT, you will ensure the planned SAP 4/Hana migration and act as business owner in this process
  • You are responsible for the compliance with accounting and cash management relevant processes within the scope of our ZAG BAFIN licence.  
  • You are the central contact person for our internal audit, auditors and tax advisors
  • You continuously develop our accounting processes in terms of efficiency and transparency

Your profile

  • You have at least 10 years of professional experience, including several years of leadership experience, in an international auditing company (Big4), as well as a degree in economics or a completed commercial or tax law training with corresponding additional qualifications.
  • We require profound know-how in HGB, IFRS and German tax law in order to ensure monthly financial statements of the highest quality and to comply with the standards of our listed group company Nexi.
  • You have the experience and passion to develop our accounting processes and take them to the next level.
  • In addition to your strong networking and communication skills, you have strong stakeholder management experience
  • You are business fluent in German and English

Our offer

  • Flexible working hours and hybrid working models for your individual work-life balance
  • A monthly mobility budget for your public transport subscription or via the RYDES app
  • Are you a digital nomad? With Ratepay you can work up to 3 months a year from abroad in the EU
  • Plenty of room for personal growth, knowledge exchange and professional development
  • Company pension scheme with employer allowance
  • The opportunity to get involved in social projects as part of our sustainability initiative

Equal Opportunities & Diversity

We value our diversity and welcome everyone to our team. Regardless of ethnic and social background, religious views, worldview, gender, sexual orientation, physical and mental limitations, age, marital status, educational background and nationality.

Does that sound like an exciting challenge for you? Franziska, our Recruiter, is looking forward to your application.

Join our team. Together we create the future of digital payments

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