Ada Health

Ada Health

Accounting & Finance
Germany · Berlin, Germany · United Kingdom · Remote
Posted on Friday, May 10, 2024

About us

At Ada, we envision a world where everyone has access to the healthcare they need. In one of the biggest challenges facing the world, we pioneered a new form of artificial intelligence, combining medical knowledge with intelligent technology to empower millions of people to better understand their health. We’re proud to support medical doctors and work with leading health systems and global non-profit organizations. We’re a diversely skilled team representing 50 nationalities, and we’re growing rapidly to achieve our global ambitions for the future of health. This is just the beginning.

About the role

We have a new position for a driven and detail-oriented Accountant to join our growing finance team. Reporting into our Head of Tax and Accounting you will play a vital role in supporting financial operations across our UK, Germany, US and Canada markets and providing accurate and timely financial information. If you’re looking for a flexible and autonomous environment that encourages career growth and personal development then this is the role for you.

Our preference is for candidates based in London so you can travel to our office as needed. However we are also open to candidates based in Berlin.

What you'll do

  • Assist with day-to-day accounting tasks, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, bank reconciliations, and general ledger maintenance.
  • Play an active role in improving our finance processes, helping us to streamline workflows and drive efficiencies.
  • Prepare financial reports and assist with month-end and year-end closing procedures.
  • Process payroll.
  • Support the implementation and ongoing maintenance of our cloud-based ERP system (experience with NetSuite a plus).
  • Maintain strong internal controls and ensure adherence to accounting policies and procedures.
  • Work collaboratively with the finance team and other departments as needed.

What you'll bring

  • A degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field; ACA/ACCA or equivalent professional accountancy qualification
  • Big 4/Top 10 background would be ideal but is not essential
  • An understanding of both German GAAP (HGB) and IFRS is essential, knowledge of US GAAP in addition to this would be ideal
  • NetSuite experience would be a plus
  • German language skills would be highly advantageous
  • Experience within a digital health or tech scale up environment would be useful
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to liaise confidently across a business
  • Strong proficiency with Excel/Google Sheets
  • Numerate, detailed and methodical approach to tasks

What's awaiting you at Ada

  • Flexible working hours to maintain a healthy work/life balance
  • 28 days holiday, plus bank holidays to unplug, rest and recharge for our UK employees (30 days plus public holidays in Germany)
  • Corporate health insurance and pension scheme (UK)
  • Support to set up your home office space, with the option for a co-working space subscription for our remote employees
  • Parental benefits (Plus Nursery Benefits for the UK)
  • Employee Assistance Programs to help you look after your emotional wellbeing and deal with life’s challenges
  • Stay active and healthy with a discounted ClassPass membership (or Urban Sports Club membership for our employees in Germany)
  • Bike Leasing Scheme (Germany)
  • Online Academy for learning and development opportunities

At Ada, inclusivity isn't just a goal – it's our foundation.

As a proud equal opportunity employer, we embrace diversity in all its forms. We encourage applications from every corner of society, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy status, national origin, age, physical and mental abilities, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by law.

Join us in shaping a more inclusive tomorrow.

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