We are looking for:

Accounting Manager

Job description

Your CV must be in English
You must send your CV an email to hr@plantifique.com 

We’re looking for a talented Accounting Manager with strong excel skills and a relentless can-do attitude. You will work in a highly collaborative, fast-paced environment to meet tight deadlines and learn a lot of exciting things about the world of E-Commerce.


  • Assume full responsibility of the month-end closing activities, including reconciliation of all journal entries
  • Review all monthly journal entries and reconcile the balance sheet including the stock positions in all our warehouses
  • Reconcile inter-company balances and ensure inter-company agreement terms and settlements are paid accurately
  • Prepare, maintain and reconcile monthly foreign exchange transactions and related gains/losses
  • Ensure that appropriate internal controls over operations and financial reporting are in place to reduce risk and secure corporate assets
  • Maximize operational efficiencies, design and build processes for payments, expenses and everything finance related
  • Manage a team of external third party accountants
  • Manage VAT tax reporting compliance in the UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Poland, Czech Republic.
  • Own the company’s banking relationships.
  • Approach your work in a professional manner. Be dependable and exhibit leadership for the team
  • Stay up-to-date regarding new standards and changes in regulations
  • Continuously improve processes and the quality of reporting

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 7+ years of experience in accounting: preferably a mix of financial audit in a big 4/national public accounting firm and corporate accounting experience in a multi-country/currency environment.
  • Hands-on Experience with general ledger function and the month-end close process, including account reconciliations and analysis
  • E-commerce or manufacturing related experience is preferred
  • Ability to effectively work across teams and levels, both within the accounting functions, and across functions, including tax, legal, operations and senior leadership
  • Ability to analyze financial statements/schedules and write a commentary to explain results/variances in a concise and clear manner
  • Strong analytical and creative problem solving skills, ability to link information together, and solution oriented individual
  • Ability to identify areas for efficiency improvements and create change where necessary
  • Must be adaptable, able to multi-task and take on additional responsibilities as necessary
  • Possesses energy, enthusiasm to drive results; action oriented

The ideal candidate:

  • A team player. Thrives in a close-knit, highly collaborative environment
  • Meticulous attention to detail, highly organized and able to multitask
  • Must be willing to take on a variety of projects (no task is too big or small)
  • Proactive in project planning, able to alert to potential hurdles/issues and troubleshoot before commencing work

About the company:
Plantifique is an innovative and ambitious skincare brand that develops, produces and sells Vegan & Cruelty-Free products based on Superfoods. It’s like a smoothie of healthy foods for your skin.