Accounting Manager

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Accounting Manager
Spark NetworksBusinessFull TimeBerlinGermany
Spark Networks is one of the global leaders in premium online dating with iconic brands as EliteSingles, eDarling, SilverSingles, Christian Mingle, Jdate and Attractive World. After its recent listing on the New York Stock Exchange (ticker: LOV), the firm continues its steady growth and we are now looking to strengthen our Finance Team with an Accounting Manager (f/m/d) at our Berlin headquarters who will report to the Senior Accounting Manager and have 3-4 direct reports. Very good knowledge of German is an absolute must for this position. As an Accounting Manager your mission will be to:

  • prepare and record asset, liability, revenue and expense entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • maintain accounts and balances by verifying, allocating, reconciling transactions and resolving discrepancies.
  • assist our team in our day-to-day business, including booking of incoming invoices, resolving tax questions and period-closing tasks.
  • be responsible for the submission of VAT and tax forecasting.
  • oversee the general accounting and ensure a GAAP compliant reporting.

Competencies we are looking for:

  • Strong work ethic, self-motivated and organized.
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills.
  • Deadline-oriented.
  • Willingness to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Team-player.


  • Certified Accountant, Bachelor in Business, Finance or similar experience.
  • Min. 5 years of experience in accounting and taxes.
  • Strong knowledge of HGB and IFRS.
  • Very good communication skills, verbal and written, in German and English is a must
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office and SAP.
  • Knowledge of US GAAP, Public Accounting and/or Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) is a plus.



  • 27 holidays p.a.
  • Flexi-time (where possible)
  • Urban Sports Club membership (subsidized)
  • Weekly in-house Yoga class
  • Team sporting events


  • In-house German language class or Babbel subscription
  • Free access to Blinkist library
  • Monthly training sessions via the ‘Spark Academy’
  • Monthly team insight presentations via the ‘Meet the XX’ series
  • Leadership training via the ‘Leadership Circle’ series
  • Career development plans


  • Relocation support (visa and registration)
  • Company pension (15% company contribution)
  • Cooperation with Berlin nursery (“Kita”) chain (no guarantee for free spot)
  • BVG ticket discount (public transport)
  • Free account on our dating platforms
  • Employee discount program in collaboration with hundreds of brands

Friendly working atmosphere with free drinks, lots of food, company parties, team events and great colleagues from all over the world – check out our Career Video to meet your future colleagues!

See why Spark Networks employees love where they work: check out our Glassdoor reviews and kununu reviews!

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