Lead Accountant

Finance / Accounting
English, German

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


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

Salary Benefits:

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
Work Experience:

3-5 Years

Work Hours:

40 hours per week

About the company:

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.