Accounting & Controlling

Head (m/f/x) of Group Accounting

What you will do

  • Technical and disciplinary management of the Group Accounting team, currently consisting of 3 employees.
    Ensuring the quality and compliance of the IFRS group accounting

  • Responsibility for the preparation of the consolidated financial statements (annual/quarterly/plan) as well as notes to the consolidated financial statements and management report in accordance with IFRS under fast close conditions

  • Audit of reporting packages and consolidation

  • Audit and reporting of deferred taxes and group tax rate
    Implementation of, compliance with, and contact for IFRS and Group accounting guidelines in the tesa Group

  • Coordination and agreement with the auditors

  • Intensive cooperation with the Controlling department and clarification of accounting and tax issues, particularly in M&A projects

  • Promotion of process harmonisation and optimisation and participation in automation and digitisation projects

What you will need

  • Successfully completed studies in economics with a focus on accounting and/or (international) accountant title

  • Several years of professional experience in finance and accounting

  • Distinctive social and leadership skills

  • High level of commitment and flexibility

  • Assertiveness, initiative and strong communication skills

  • Analytical skills and high affinity for numbers

  • Very good knowledge of Office365 and SAP

  • Very good written and spoken language skills in German and English, other languages would be an advantage

What you can expect

At tesa, we create sustainable adhesive solutions that improve the work, products and lives of our customers.

How we do it? At tesa, we dare to create! Therefore, we team up, we challenge ourselves and we set the pace. But we don’t just do that somehow. We act responsibly and always focus on our customers. Because only then we are able to achieve our goals and continuously improve our results.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and regard diversity as important for our long-term success. We expressly reject all forms of direct and indirect discrimination. All qualified applicants will be equally considered for employment regardless of their national origin, background, personal preferences and believes.

By applying you consent for the use of your resume for future opportunities within tesa.

If you want to find out more about tesa please visit us on our corporate web-page and social media.

We offer:

  • Attractive remuneration
  • Flexible working
  • Further education and development perspectives
  • Interdisciplinary and cross-departmental career opportunities
  • Occupational pension provision
  • Numerous offers for employees, such as health promotion, sports and leisure activities, employee discounts, and much more (including tesa Bike, the company's own fitness studio, prevention options)

Do you think tesa?

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