Senior Group Controller (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

Explore a new world of possibilities

At HomeToGo, we’re on a mission to make incredible accommodation easily accessible for everyone. Our team is united by a passion for travel, driven by innovation and impact, and guided by open-minded leaders at every level. Our commitment to recognizing and empowering exceptional talent is the foundation of our growth. — We are actively hiring candidates from all around the world, including sponsoring visas for Germany. An amazing journey of opportunity with an international team lies ahead - Join us! 

Your future contribution

As HomeToGo’s first Senior Group Controller you will take ownership of managing and overseeing our group subsidiaries and will be responsible for building the group's controlling from the bottom up. You will have broad oversight of the financial reporting while owning all aspects of the financial and tax reporting processes. Moreover, you will ensure that all controls are in place and all accounting procedures are followed correctly by our subsidiaries. In addition, as a strong communicator utilizing a collaborative approach, you will act as sparring partner to the financial teams of HomeToGo’s subsidiaries. 

How you’ll add value
  • Be a strong business partner for our German and foreign subsidiaries regarding the monthly and quarterly reporting processes, working in close coordination with the group accounting team
  • Lead monthly controlling of business performance and liquidity development with integrative cash flow planning for subsidiaries
  • Ensure the high quality of the accounting and reporting processes of the subsidiaries in the group reporting
  • Act as a sparring partner for subsidiaries in annual budget planning
  • Establish and further develop the accounting processes to continuously meet high standards and provide qualitative insights
  • Coordinate the integration of newly acquired companies into the HomeToGo Group
  • Be responsible for the annual impairment tests for the subsidiaries based on business plans
You’ll be successful in this role if you
  • Have a minimum of 5 years of professional experience in the fields of controlling and accounting (focus on IFRS is a plus) in an international environment or in a Big4 auditing firm 
  • Ideally, 3 years of experience in managing a smaller team of 3-5 employees
  • Have prior knowledge in group controlling involving subsidiaries, including the budgeting and planning processes
  • Are experienced in monitoring subsidiaries and can act as both a coach and mentor for the financial teams of the subsidiaries
  • Know how to benchmark and are motivated by building new reporting structures from scratch
  • Show strong communication skills and a collaborative mindset
  • Act entrepreneurial and demonstrate a hands-on mentality
  • Ideally, have already gained some experience in the start-up or tech environment
  • Are fluent in both German and English 
  • Are willing to travel to be able to establish profound relationships with our subsidiaries 
What HomeToGo offers
  • Career growth opportunities and promotions, 360° feedback and open feedback culture, mentoring opportunities from an international team of passionate, industry experts.

  • Culture driven by our Leadership Principles: entrepreneurial, results-driven, encouraging ownership and enabling each other to succeed. Transparency about company goals, collaboration and support from an international team. 

  • Caring for the environment (proud to be a certified ClimatePartner and a climate neutral company!) as well as our employees (work-life balance, weekly yoga classes, personal training discounts, mentoring program and psychological support). 

  • Attractive benefits package, including competitive compensation, visa sponsorship and relocation support. Additional benefits include language courses, full IT support and equipment, internal workshops and trainings, company and team events, modern and centrally-located office, additional holidays, Travel Industry Card.

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About us
HomeToGo is the marketplace with the world's largest selection of vacation rentals, listing millions of offers from thousands of trusted partners, including Booking.com, Vrbo and TripAdvisor. From vacation homes, cabins, beach houses, apartments, condos, house boats, castles, farm stays and everything in between, HomeToGo combines price, destination, dates and amenities to find the perfect accommodation for any trip worldwide.

Founded in 2014, HomeToGo operates localized apps & websites in 25 countries across Europe, North America, South America, Australia and Asia-Pacific. HomeToGo also operates brands such as Agriturismo.it, AMIVAC, Casamundo, CaseVacanza.it, e-domizil, EscapadaRural, Tripping.com and Wimdu.

HomeToGo is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring and nurturing exceptional talent, representing various backgrounds, perspectives and skills. We are authentically candid and open-minded, fostering a safe environment for diverse opinions. Our hiring decisions are based on qualifications, merit and business needs. We do not discriminate against race, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, political, ideological or religious views, disability or age.

We are committed to creating and maintaining a workforce of equality and diversity at HomeToGo and to provide opportunities to everyone. We therefore welcome your application even if you aren't completely confident that your experiences fit the job description criteria. We would really love to get to know you!
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