ArangoDB is a successful international open-source startup (born in Cologne, with HQ in the US) that is developing a modern database technology used worldwide. ArangoDB is being supported by a community of several thousand software developers and a fast-growing customer base. For the more tech-savvy among you, ArangoDB is a native multi-model NoSQL database.

Our international team is spread over several countries, but what we all have in common is excellence in our field and a passion for our startup. We are looking for a Part-Time Accountant (20-30h) to support our Cologne Finance team. The onboarding will take place in the Cologne office. After the training, the working hours and the place of work are basically flexible.

Your Role

  • Support in the verification, account assignment and posting of incoming invoices
  • Accounting processing of business transactions in the accounts receivable and accounts payable areas
  • Processing of payment transactions
  • Reconciliation of accounts in the accounts receivable and accounts payable areas
  • Maintenance of master data
  • Preparatory accounting for monthly and annual financial statements
  • Control and reconciliation of open items
  • Processing of travel expense reports

Your Skills

  • Fluent verbal and written communication in English and German is not an issue for you
  • You bring prior experience in financial accounting to the table
  • You have completed a kaufmännische Ausbildung or similar
  • Initial experience in Netsuite, or other ERP systems and experience in consolidation closings, is considered a plus
  • You are willing to work twice a week in our Cologne office at Zülpicher Platz near the University of Cologne
  • You should not be afraid of dogs ;-)

The over 100 minds of ArangoDB come from 5 different continents and more than 20 countries. Diverse backgrounds enable us to see new solutions. We invite people from every culture, national origin, religion, with every sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, and of every age to apply to our positions. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications. Arango is committed to a workplace free of discrimination and harassment based on any of these characteristics. We love this diversity and encourage everyone who is curious and visionary to join the multi-model movement.