Lead Accountant

Job description

We're looking for a talented, experienced finance professional to drive our finance team to the next level by growing a reliable and scaleable in-house accounting operation. Alongside our Head of Finance and finance team, you will be responsible for executing the in-housing of our accounting operation and overseeing and optimizing our invoicing procedures, including introducing new tools to automate our processes. If you're a strategic, organized, and analytical person with the desire to overhaul our finance operations, this role is for you!


You will:

  • Plan, coordinate, and execute the in-housing of our entire accounting operation
  • Be the point person for all accounts receivable / payable invoice processing: coding, entering, approving, and reviewing invoices, as well as regular audits of payments
  • Maintain financial databases for regular and clear internal and external reporting
  • Work with external accountants to coordinate our yearly tax accounting
  • Advise on legal guidelines and restrictions in our day-to-day accounting operations

Job requirements

We're looking for someone who:

  • Has graduated with a degree in accounting, finance, economics, or other related field
  • Has at least 2-3 years of experience working as an accountant, ideally as an in-house accountant in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Is an expert in setting up organized, scaleable, efficient, and accurate accounting systems
  • Is very skilled with DATEV and Excel; experience with other tools and systems is a plus
  • Ideally, has some experience mentoring team-members on ERP systems management
  • Is a native/near-native German speaker and proficient in English; our business language is English


Why should you join Sellics? We offer:

  • A talented, quickly-growing company
  • A very well-located office in the heart of Berlin Mitte incl. a rooftop terrace with pool
  • Flat hierarchies with open communication
  • High level of responsibility and space to develop
  • Flexible office hours
  • Urban Sports Club membership
  • A one week onboarding program, “Lunch & Learn” internal education sessions, Self Improvement Grant funding for external educational pursuits, and additional time off for professional growth
  • Remote working days
  • Free food and drinks, regular team events
  • Visa sponsorship and assistance for non-EU citizens
  • Participation in our all-expenses paid annual company trip


About Sellics:


Sellics is revolutionizing commerce, starting with the world’s biggest online marketplace: Amazon. From starting as a group of friends with targeted business insights and under €2,000 in self-invested startup capital, we’ve transformed into the force we are today: a profitable and funded Scale-Up company providing data-driven and Ai-powered B2B SaaS solutions to help Sellers, Vendors, and Agencies across the world be successful on Amazon.


The secret to our success is our team, a group of more than 125 highly-engaged, intelligent, dynamic employees from over 35 countries, spread out across our offices in Berlin and New York City. We’re a pack of people who care about each other, the values we live by, and the success story we’re all helping to write. But don’t just take our word for it… here’s what our teammates themselves (and other candidates!) have written about us on Glassdoor. And, check out this video for even more of a sneak peek of life at Sellics!



Ready to take our company and your career to the next level? We’re looking forward to your application!


We’re proud of our unique culture and the range of experience and perspectives that make it up. As an equal opportunity employer with a friendly, inclusive, and diverse workplace, we eagerly welcome applications from people with all backgrounds and identities.