LucaNet • DE - Remote

Head of Accounting (all genders)

Employment type:  Part time

Remote-first – You choose when to come into the office

Fully flexible hours

Dog friendly

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Job Description

The Role

As the Head of Accounting, you will assume a pivotal role in overseeing the financial health and stability of our organization. You will be responsible for maintaining accurate financial records, implementing efficient financial procedures, and ensuring compliance with all relevant regulations. Leading a team across multiple accounting functions and develop financial strategies to contribute to the company's success and growth. You will work closely with key departments, e.g. Finance, Legal, and Operations, to maintain accurate financial records and provide valuable insights for decision-making. Additionally, you will also be responsible for the coordination and alignment of accounting strategies across our globally operating entities, integrating newly acquired companies into the existing accounting landscape while maintaining adherence to accounting standards.

Powered by uniqueness

Everybody’s different here and we like it that way. At LucaNet, we are powered by the uniqueness of our people and are committed to creating an inclusive work environment where everyone can grow and feels respected. The more voices we have represented in our business, the more we will all thrive, contribute, and be forward-thinking. That’s why we only want to assess candidates based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. You are welcome at LucaNet for who you are, no matter your gender identity, sexual orientations, personal expression, racial identity, ethnicity, religious belief, and disability status.
People don’t fit into neat boxes, we know that. If you think you’d excel in this position, even if you don’t cover all points, we really want to get to know you and why you’re great for the role. Please avoid including your picture, age, and marital status in your CV.

Learn more about our culture and D&I journey

What you'll do

  • Develop and implement comprehensive accounting strategies that align with our company's financial goals and objectives.
  • Oversee the preparation and presentation of timely, accurate financial statements and reports, with special focus on our IFRS Group statements.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Provide accurate and timely financial statements, reports, and analysis to support executive decision-making.
  • Play an active role in M&A projects to ensure seamless integration of newly acquired companies into the LucaNet accounting landscape.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to support budgeting, forecasting, and financial planning processes.
  • Lead and develop a high-performing accounting team, providing guidance, support, and mentorship to maximize their potential and drive results.
  • Utilize financial data and analytics to identify areas for cost optimization, revenue growth, and operational improvement.
  • Manage relationships with financial institutions, auditors, tax authorities, and other external stakeholders.
  • Stay current with industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in accounting and finance.
  • Work remotely and/or at one of our locations in Germany.

What you bring to the table

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field. CPA or other relevant certifications preferred.
  • Proven experience (8+ years) in a senior accounting leadership role, ideally within an international B2B SaaS company.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles, especially IFRS (IFRS 15, IFRS 9, IAS 38), regulations, financial reporting standards and tax codes.
  • Experience managing and leading high-performing accounting teams.
  • Proficiency in financial analysis, forecasting, and budgeting, financial software and ERP systems.
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and compliance.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to collaborate effectively across departments.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making capabilities.
  • Fluent in English, additional languages are a plus.

Perks at work

  • LucaFlex – We enable you to determine your work schedule and location according to your needs
  • Mobile Work – Sometimes a change of scenery can boost creativity and productivity. And sometimes it’s just time for a break. That’s why we offer you our mobile work options or a sabbatical
  • Learning & Development – We encourage you to pursue knowledge and inspiration and give you the time, space, and budget to do so
  • Health & Wellbeing – We care about your mental health and wellbeing and provide you with the programs to stay fit, productive, and get the support you need
  • Generous vacations – We encourage you to take time off to relax, travel, and recharge
  • LucaNet.Engage – We support your personal and professional development in a targeted manner with our employee development process
  • Compensation and Company Pension Plan – We are committed to Fair Pay as well as supporting our people also for their future with a company pension plan and/or pension allowances
  • Charity Time – We support you in taking the time to do some good
  • Team Spirit – We work as a team and like to celebrate as a team, so we take any opportunity to get together, learn together, and celebrate together
  • JobRad – We have partnered with JobRad so that you can find your dream bike supported by us
  • Staff Discounts – Thanks to our corporate benefits partner, you can receive a whole bunch of discounts for different areas

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Work from anywhere scheme
Teambuilding days

We asked employees of LucaNet how satisfied they were with flexible working, and this is what they told us

Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are largely happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done
Working at LucaNet

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

Berlin, Mönchengladbach, Munich, Vienna, Ghent, Shanghai, Paris, Amsterdam, Singapore, Madrid, Erlinsbach, Lausanne, London, Atlanta, Bucharest

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