General Ledger Accountant @ Kpler in Germany (Remote)

​​At Kpler, we simplify global trade information and provide valuable insights. Founded in 2014, our goal is to help over 10,000 organisations by offering the best intelligence on commodities, energy, and maritime through a single platform.
Working at Kpler means you’ll be a key player in turning complex data into strategic resources for our clients. Your role involves creating data-driven stories that empower clients in their industries.
Your expertise helps Kpler navigate markets successfully. Your journey starts here, where innovation meets impact. Join our team of 500+ talented people from 35+ countries worldwide.
We are looking for a GL accountant that will be responsible for the general ledger accounting including preparation of journal entries, reconciliation of financial statements and accounts, maintainance of balance sheet schedules. This role will ensure data accuracy and will assist on the month end close activities.


    • Enter financial data and transactions into the ledger.
    • Maintains the accuracy of the general ledger.
    • Reconciles and maintains balance sheet accounts.
    • Performs account analysis, cost accruals, bank reconciliations.
    • Review financial documents for accuracy and reconcile accounts.
    • Analyze financial data and provide financial recommendations
    • Assist on the preparation of management accounts and statutory financial statements.
    • Assure compliance and accuracy to our financial statements by performing checks as part of our internal processes.


    • Bachelor in Business Admin, Accounting, Finance
    • Any Professional qualification will be considered a plus.
    • 2-3 years of experience on a related accounting role
    • Knowledge about Handelsgesetzbuch (‘HGB’) is a must
    • Knowledge of Netsuite (ERP) will be considered a plus
    • Strong analytical skills
    • Effective problem solving skills to identify and correct financial discrepancies
    • Technical accounting skills
    • Knowledge of accounting standards
    • Excellent spoken and written English. 


    • Ability to work on a team and independently
    • Enthusiastic hands-on and can-do mentality.
    • Strong team player able to work under stress.
    • Attention to detail
    • Ability to juggle conflicting priorities and meet deadlines.
What you will receive from Kpler:
• You’ll get to work in a truly global work environment, with offices in 7 countries (UK, France, Belgium, Austria, US, Dubai and Singapore), we come from more than 50 countries and speak more than 20 languages
• We have truly embraced the new age of workplace flexibility where you can chose to work hybrid or onsite
• We offer competitive compensation & benefits including work from home allowance, medical and life insurance, training and development allowance, paid volunteer work and more!
• You will receive a company laptop and you can choose between Windows, Mac, or Linux
• Global maternity (extended leave), parental, festival and compassionate leave policies aligned to the contemporary needs of the family, and individual choices
We’re a dynamic company dedicated to nurturing connections and innovating solutions that tackle market challenges head-on. If you’re driven by customer satisfaction and thrive on turning ideas into reality, then you’ve found your ideal destination. Are you prepared to embark on this exciting journey with us?
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