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Accountant - Accounts Payable

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR 60,000 - 65,000
Date added
1 June, 2022

Job Description

We are working exclusively with a global manufacturing business, which is the innovation leader in its field. It is currently looking to hire an experienced Accounts Payable Accountant to join its team in Freiburg, working closely with its sites in Europe and the US. 

The business is looking for someone who has a strong knowledge of the end-to-end purchase to pay (P2P) process, as you would be strongly involved in process improvements.

It offers a strong, team-orientated environment and empowers employees to put forward ideas and work autonomously. You will also have opportunities for future progression and development.


Accountant – Accounts Payable, Freiburg, Germany


As the Accounts Payable Accountant, your role will include:

  • Checking incoming invoices for correct issuance and booking
  • Preparation of sales tax returns
  • Creation of payment lists and payment runs in SAP
  • Master data maintenance
  • Account reconciliation
  • Participation in projects related to the optimization and automation of the P2P process
  • Close cooperation with Purchasing and Controlling
  • Participation in the monthly and annual financial statements


Skills required:

  • Minimum 2-5 years’ experience in a similar role, with good knowledge of the end-to-end P2P process
  • Professional qualification in Accounting and Finance would be preferred
  • Good knowledge of SAP
  • A good level in both English and German (minimum B2 level in each language)
  • Experience in an international environment would be preferred


If you are interested in applying for this Accountant – Accounts Payable  role please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation about this role, please call Meriel in our Zug office on +41 41 588 1870