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Accounts Payable Accountant

Remote
  • London, England, United Kingdom
Finance

Meet DeepL

Meet DeepL

DeepL, Europe's leading AI company since 2017, is dedicated to breaking down language barriers and bringing cultures closer together. Our expertise in AI and neural networks has enabled us to create cutting-edge communication technologies for businesses, including the acclaimed DeepL Translator which offers 30+ languages, and DeepL Write, our AI writing companion. Our core offering includes a suite of products and tools made for businesses to communicate more effectively, both internally and with their customers around the globe.

Our goal is to become the global leader in Language AI and build products that help drive better communication, drive connection, and make real-life impact. To do that, we need talented people, like you, who want to be a part of this exciting journey. If you're ready to work with a dynamic team and build your career in the fast-moving AI space, DeepL is your next destination.


What sets us apart

When we tell people about DeepL as an employer, the reactions are overwhelmingly positive. Maybe it's because of the products that have helped countless people worldwide, or maybe it's because of our shared goal of improving communication for individuals and businesses worldwide. What we're certain of is this: being part of DeepL means joining a team committed to innovation and the well-being of its employees


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Meet the team behind this journey
We are a growing international and passionate accounting team of accounts payable and general ledger accounts striving for a timely and smooth closing process andpreparing accurate financial statements

Your responsibilities
  • As a part of the Accounts Payable team, you'll take care of all incoming invoices along the whole AP process for our Japanese subsidiary.
  • You will be responsible for the approval process as well as the timely posting and payment of supplier invoices.
  • Credit cards statements will be reconciled in a timely manner and your subledger will be always up to date.
  • You will be collaborating with the whole accounting team as well as our external tax advisors in Japan herewith you will contribute to a smooth month-end closing process.
  • Together with your team, you will further develop the AP team with regard to structures and standards, digitalization and automation.


What we offer

Diverse and internationally distributed team: joining our team means becoming part of a large, global community with people of more than 90 nationalities. We're more than just colleagues; we're a group of professionals with a shared mission to connect diverse cultures. Our global presence is growing–we've doubled in size nearly every year, with our employees based in the UK, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, the US, and Japan, and we continue to expand our network.

Open communication, regular feedback: as a language-focused company, we value the importance of clear, honest communication. We value smooth collaboration, direct and actionable feedback, and believe that leading with empathy makes us better together.

Remote work, flexible hours: whether you're near or in our hubs in cities like Cologne, Berlin, Amsterdam, London, or prefer the comfort of your own home, you decide where your office is. We offer remote opportunities, flexible working hours and trust in your productivity, all in sync with your team's general locations and time zones to foster effective and seamless collaboration. Our aim is to integrate your work with your lifestyle, ensuring a balance that respects both your needs and our operational requirements.

Regular in-person team events: we bond over vibrant events that are as unique as our team, from local team and business unit gatherings, to new-joiner onboardings, to company-wide events that bring us all together–literally.

Monthly full-day hacking sessions: every month, we have Hack Fridays, where you can spend your time diving into a project you're passionate about and get the opportunity to work with other teams–we value your initiatives, impact, and creativity.

Comprehensive health insurance: your health comes first. With our comprehensive insurance, we'll make sure you're covered from head to toe.

30 days of annual leave: we value your peace of mind. With 30 days off (excluding public holidays) and access to mental health resources, we make sure you're as strong mentally as you are professionally.
Annual learning budget: because we never stop learning, we’ve set up an annual budget for your professional development—pick a learning path which contributes to your career development and we'll back you up.


Qualities we look for

  • A successfully completed business studies degree or commercial training.
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in accounting.
  • Relevant experience in various ERP systems, very good knowledge of common MS-Office tools.
  • Experience with Workday is a bonus.
  • Outgoing and self-motivated personality with strong communication and organizational skills.
  • A high degree of personal responsibility, transparency as well as a structured and goal-oriented approach to work and high attention to detail.
  • Fluency in Japanese and English is a must for this role.  


If this role and our mission resonate with you, but you're hesitant because you don't check all the boxes, don't let that hold you back. At DeepL, it's all about the value you bring and the growth we can foster together. Go ahead, apply—let's discover your potential together. We can't wait to meet you!


Please make sure to send your application in English.


Remote
  • United Kingdom
Finance

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