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Head of Consolidation (all genders)



Berlin, Germany
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024

The role in a Snapshot

Join GoStudent as the Head of Consolidation, where you will lead and enhance our IFRS reporting function. We are looking for a dedicated professional to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting and to drive continuous improvements in our financial processes.


Vienna, Berlin or Madrid. (Hybrid)

Your Role in Our Journey

  • Lead the Group Accounting, Consolidation and IFRS reporting function at GoStudent.
  • Ensure, reporting to shareholders, lenders, and official stakeholders is performed in a timely and consistent way.
  • Develop group accounting policies in close collaboration with the CFO
  • Develop and implement IFRS accounting guidelines and group manuals.
  • Ensure accurate and timely reporting in compliance with group accounting guidelines.
  • Serve as the IFRS expert for the organisation.
  • Prepare and submit quarterly and annual accounting statements under IFRS.
  • Work closely with group auditors and other external parties.
  • Support various internal finance projects.
  • Continuously improve and implement GoStudents financial processes.

Your impact

  • Education: UNI/ACCA degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • Experience: 10+ years of professional experience in consolidation (5+ years), accounting, controlling, or reporting.
  • Vision: You have a strong attention to detail and the ability to see the big picture.
  • Team Player: You excel in a team environment but are also capable of working independently.
  • Attributes: Accuracy, reliability, resilience, and a passion for numbers define you.
  • Skills: Proficient computer skills and IT literacy.
  • Language: Fluent in English; additional languages (especially German) are beneficial.

Your way to unlock your full potential

  • Disrupting Education: Join us for a unique opportunity to disrupt the traditional education landscape. It's not just a job; it's a chance to be part of something big and meaningful.
  • Global Dream Team: Say hello to an international and diverse crew of thinkers, doers, and magic makers. Get ready to be inspired daily by your colleagues from around the world.
  • Work, Your Way: We offer a flexible, hybrid work environment that respects your need for work-life harmony with 2/3 remote days a week & 5 fully remote weeks a year so you can shine in a way that suits you best.
  • Office Shenanigans: Our regular team and office events will keep your spirits high. We believe in bonding, celebrating, and having a blast together.
  • Strength in Unity: Join one of our GoStudent Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) and be part of communities that champion causes you're passionate about.
  • Growing is LIT: The sky's the limit in our EdTech playground. Access a wide array of online and in-person learning and development opportunities to build your career as high as your dreams can take you.
  • Support Around the Clock: We've got your back 24/7. Enjoy a comprehensive Employee Support Programme that's not just for you but for your loved ones too.

Life at GoStudent:

Do you want to reimagine education together with us and join a mission to believe in?

GoStudent is one of the world’s leading tutoring providers and education platforms. We’re also a unicorn and have raised more than €675m investment to date. Together with our acquisitions Seneca Learning, Tus Media, Fox Education and Studienkreis, we currently support more than 11 million families each month to fulfil our vision to help each student reach their full potential.

We are passionate about disrupting the future of education and making a real impact. Join our journey and unlock your creativity and advance your career by mastering exciting challenges together with an international, driven team. We are here to support your goals and to discover how far we can reach by growing smarter and stronger together. If this sounds good to you, then join us now and unlock your full potential.

Openness Statement

At GoStudent, we are an open and welcoming bunch that values your unique skills, passion, and potential. We don't hire based on age, gender, nationality, or political views, but rather focus on your talent and motivation to contribute to the future of learning. Even if you are a unicorn - just as GoStudent is: if you believe that you can make a positive impact, we encourage you to throw your hat in the ring & to apply, regardless of whether you meet every requirement. Our team is diverse, and we believe that this diversity fosters creativity and innovation, making us a better company. Join us in reimagining the future of learning!

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