Senior Accountant, Picadeli
Picadeli offers a high-tech salad bar concept where the customers mix their own delicious, healthy and affordable salads. Picadeli launched the first salad bar in Sweden in 2009 with an aim to change eating habits by offering a whole new way of buying salads. Today, Picadeli is a fast-growing international company that has established more than 1700 points of sale across Europe. Picadeli is part of the Greenfood group with a turnover of more than EUR 450 million. Picadeli has a strong business culture where energy, courage and passion have contributed to Picadeli’s rapid expansion.
The Picadeli brand is a unique concept and an inspiring consumer experience delivering tasty salads while also ensuring high food safety standards and ease of use. Picadeli knows that having the winning concept today doesn’t guarantee being the winner tomorrow and is therefore constantly reinventing and improving its solutions toward retail customers and consumers. Continuous and rapid innovation is truly at the heart of Picadeli. Read more at picadeli.de
Are you brave enough to join Picadeli’s journey in changing how the world perceives fast-food and help realize our vision of “A world where fast-food is the opposite of junk food”? If you have experience in business controlling or management consulting and have a strong drive to improve and reach targets, then you can be the new Business controller Picadeli is looking for. You live around Hamburg.
We are looking for an experienced, hands-on accountant who is passionate about getting the figures right for an entrepreneurial company on an extremely exciting growth journey. You are comfortable both doing the bookings in our ERP system, Jeeves, and doing the monthly closing in accordance with our group accounting principles and German legal requirements. You enjoy both improving the accuracy & efficiency of the finance processes, as well as being a key player in giving the right financial view to a very commercially oriented team. We in the Picadeli Finance team define ourselves as passionate about results, curious about everything, challengers of assumptions and trusted partners for managers. If our mission statement, “We strengthen our competitive position and improve profitability by delivering the tools and insights to make better decisions,” appeals to you and you have the skillset to match, this role offers the opportunity to significantly influence the future of Picadeli in Germany.
You will report to the Country Manager for Picadeli Germany, with a dotted line to the CFO of the Picadeli Group, and your main responsibilities will be along three lines: managing the day-to-day book-keeping & banking transaction requirements, doing the monthly closing including reconciliation & legal reporting, and managing the external partners for salary, audit, banking, etc. Fundamentally, the role is about the hands-on work of getting the full financial accounting in place for a young sales & marketing subsidiary that is part of a large group. A job which is done today by an external partner. You will be backed up by central finance controlling and accounting expertise & a highly competent IT team with deep knowledge of the ERP & BI systems already in place. The role also includes both supporting and challenging the Country Manager and functional leaders throughout the organization.
You have at least a Bachelor’s degree in a Finance field, and your qualifications include preferably 5 years experience in working with general accounting and/or financial auditing. You understand the routines & requirements around Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and General Accounting, as well as the fundamental legal reporting required for a company of this size. Experience in managing the accounting of small to mid-size companies is a big plus.
As well as being confident in your competence in accounting, you are also business minded with a view of the total value chain and good understanding of how communicate the financial impact of business decisions. Working in a small team that is highly motivated to deliver results & exceed customer expectations, you are motivated to do what it takes to get the job done and be a reliable member of the team. You are comfortable conversing & writing in English, and working independently with full responsibility for the function, though with an ambition to take management responsibility for an assistant in a year or two as the business grows.
For success, you will do whatever it takes. “A curious, creative and business driven entrepreneur that get things done” is a perfect description of you. Of course, you are a person that is passionate about food and health.
Picadeli offers you
Picadeli offers you an exciting assignment in an expansive company. This means working at high speed with tasks that may vary from day to day. At Picadeli you will get health care insurance, flexible working hours and generous health care contribution, and also amazing colleagues with a great pride in the Picadeli concept.
You are welcome to apply with a CV and cover letter using the ad at www.recruitpartner.se as soon as possible, but at the latest 10.11 - 2019. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our recruiter on +46 736 24 77 24. Picadeli has chosen a partner in this recruitment and wish no further contact with other recruitment firms or advertising companies.