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Global Accounting Manager (m/f/d)

City:  Köln
Job area:  Corporate Functions
Job field:  Finance
Seniority Level:  Executive
Date:  Mar 30, 2021

At HRS “We love to make it happen”: We are the global market leader when it comes to tech- and data driven business travel solutions. Our enterprise business offers end-to-end hotel management solutions to more than 7,000 corporate businesses globally to simplify their business travel. State of the art service solutions like strategic consulting & hotel procurement, travel payment and expense solutions or efficient tools to manage corporate meetings and group booking facilitate the travel processes and guarantee savings along the value chain. Today we work globally with the Fortune 500, such as Google, China Mobile, Amazon, Siemens, Hitachi, Alibaba, Volkswagen, WorldBank.

We are looking for a Cologne based Global Accounting Manager (m/f/d) who is eager to take on an array of responsibilities and who designs, builds and continuously improves our global accounting processes.

Your challenge 

  • Prepare the consolidated annual, quarterly and monthly financial statements of the HRS Group (according to HGB) and monitor financial audits
  • Take responsibility for the consolidation of the group companies (LucaNET)
  • Be in charge of the control of foreign branches (incl. impairment testing)
  • Steer the international accounting providers
  • Process the day-to-day operations (consolidation, center of Excellence for HGB/IFRS)
  • Optimize processes in accounting
  • Be the point of contact for auditors and tax advisors
  • Prepare the intercompany reconciliation (administration and global reconciliation of intercompany accounts)
  • Take charge for the global internal cost allocation and the bank reporting
  • Manage, coach and mentor junior staff as the team expands


Your commitment  

  • University degree with a business background, ideally complemented by a training as an auditor or certified management accountant
  • Several years of professional experience in finance with international activities or an internationally renowned auditing firm
  • Several years of professional experience in the consolidation of international businesses
  • In-depth knowledge of accounting and external reporting standards (especially with respect to accounting regulations under HGB) as well as tax issues (esp. VAT)
  • Experience in the (international) operational audit and processes of intercompany consolidation
  • Knowledge of the cross-border settlement pricing systems as well as a FIBU software (preferably SAP)
  • Fluency in German and English, spoken and written


Your rewards
At HRS we feel globally united and mutually responsible, a belief that is rooted in our company history and values: Thinking and acting like an entrepreneur, with everyone across the whole company being given the opportunity to take full ownership to deliver on our shared vision every single day. You will work in a modern working environment with flexible working hours and the option to work from home. Our training and further education offers give you plenty of room for your personal growth and individual development.



The small print – want to know more?
Our global company is located in more than 35 locations in all continents and we inspire more than 900 employees every day. To fuel our international growth we are always looking for passionate experts who have a strong team-spirit and will take on the challenge to pioneer the international B2B travel Industry.

Interested? Have a look at all of our company benefits.
Let´s make it happen – become part of the HRS Group Team.

Find out more about the HRS Group brands and its segments:
HRS Smarttrip              DS Destination Solution                   HRS Group                      HRS Global Hotel Solution

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