Staff Accountant

Job Description / Skills Required

Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.

Groupon is looking for a talented, highly motivated individual to join its accounting team as a staff accountant responsible for various financial and operational accounting aspects of the Groupon Spain business. This is a “hands on” accounting role with interaction with different departments (operations, logistics, finance, corporate accounting, tax, and treasury).

Responsibilities

Verify, allocate and post accounts payable and receivable
Reconcile account balances and bank statements
Maintain general ledger
Prepare month-end close & reporting procedures
Analyze accounting information and summarize accounting status
Assist with tax audits and tax returns
Liaise with the Accounting Manager to improve financial procedures
Requirements

BS degree in Accounting or Finance
Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
Over 3 years working experience as Senior Accountant
Advanced computer skills on MS Office (Excel) and other accounting software and databases (valuable Netsuite knowledge)
Ability to manipulate large amounts of data
Advanced Level of English
High attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to work in a team

Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.