Group Accountant IFRS (m/f/d)

Bruchsal, Germany

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We at Volocopter are pioneers in the development of electrical air taxis that take off and land vertically (eVTOLs). We are bringing urban air mobility to life by introducing our air taxis and drones as an electric addition to current transportation options in megacities worldwide. Our aim is to offer affordable on-demand air taxi services and save people time by flying them safely to their destination. In 2011, we performed the first-ever crewed flight of a purely electrical multicopter and have since showcased numerous public flights with our full-scale Volocopters (www.volocopter.com).

Job Description

Your crew during this flight:

As part of Volocopter's Finance team, based in our Headquarters in Bruchsal, Germany, you will support the further growth of the Volocopter Group Accounting and Financial Reporting function.

Your mission during this flight:

Do you have an enthusiasm for numbers and show great attention to detail? Do you enjoy working in a cross-functional, international setting with colleagues both in Germany and abroad? Have you gained accounting experience in industry, audit, or advisory roles? Are you a team player who values commitment, flexibility, and continuous learning? 

Then you will fit perfectly into our team as you take on the following responsibilities: 

  • Facilitate the preparation of the monthly IFRS Group financial statements including the technical consolidation, data analysis, and financial notes production 
  • Assist with the preparation of the single-entity German GAAP financial statements 
  • Play a key role in the timely completion of the IFRS Group and local GAAP audits 
  • Contribute to the further development of the financial reporting process 
  • Support the implementation of new systems (e.g., reporting, compliance, data analytics) 
  • Drive the Group-wide implementation of new accounting standards (e.g., IFRS 15, IFRS 9) 
  • Prepare technical accounting memos and work to continuously improve the Group Accounting Manual 

Check in your professional skills:

  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience (e.g., Group Accountant, Financial Analyst, Audit Consultant) in an Audit / Accounting advisory practice or a Finance department 
  • Good knowledge of IFRS and German GAAP 
  • Strong experience in Accounting, Audit, and ideally Group consolidation 
  • Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, or Business Information Technology (Wirtschaftsinformatik) 
  • Further professional qualifications (Bilanzbuchhalter International, CPA, ACCA, ACA or equivalent) and / or project management experience are a plus 
  • Excellent communicator and fluent in English and German. Further languages are a plus. 
Additional Information

Our Volocopter flight includes:

  • Fast-growing high-tech company with a supreme network of investors and partners 
  • Ability to contribute directly to the future of aviation
  • The chance to build up new things/projects from scratch 
  • Personal accountability, growth and learning opportunities, based on your personal strengths
  • An inspiring working environment with modern workspaces, flexible work time, short lines of communication, flat structures, positive leadership, great team spirit
  • Attractive salary package

Our differences make us stronger. At Volocopter, we value equal opportunity, trust, and the voice of each of our employees. As change-makers in air mobility, we believe that changing the world starts within each of our teams. We are committed to driving innovation by celebrating diversity and fostering an inclusive culture where everyone is treated equally and respectfully, regardless of our different backgrounds and roles in the company.

Group Accountant IFRS (m/f/d)

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