Controller (Part-time) at Leading Online Language School

  • Berlin, Germany
  • Part-time

Company Description

At Lingoda, we believe that language transforms lives.


We are changing the way languages are learned. With our pupils at the centre, it is our mission to empower even the busiest people to master a language and unlock their potential - anytime, anywhere. Our pupils learn German, English, French and Spanish, all with qualified native speakers in both group and private classes.


We are currently on the hunt for a Part Time Controller to support the growth of our international team. This position is with an immediate start date and reports to the Head of Finance.

Job Description

Your Mission: Work closely with our accountant to process and develop accurate financial reports for management and investors, establish & manage various control activities within the financial accounting process and provide ongoing as well as ad hoc analysis integral to management’s decision making process.

Your Responsibilities

  • Take an active role in the financial planning of the organisation (liquidity planning, budgeting and forecasting)

  • Prepare monthly internal and external reporting

  • Provide revenue and revenue recognition analysis, cost analysis, actual vs. plan reconciliation and analysis

  • Provide cash flow analysis and apply smart solutions to optimise cash flow

  • Evaluate and manage transactional risk

  • Support with the monthly liquidity and forecast planning

  • Support with accounting and transactional issues and questions

  • Provide ad hoc financial analysis for internal and external stakeholders

  • Support in the year end close together with the tax accounting office and accountant


Your Profile

  • You have a degree in finance or accounting

  • You have at least 2 years of professional experience in controlling

  • You are highly analytical, are a critical thinker and are solution oriented

  • You are responsible, reliable, communicative and self motivated

  • You work well with others, as well as independently, and have a structured and responsible approach to your work

  • You have experience with accounting software, especially DATEV

  • You speak fluent english

Additional Information

What we offer you:

  • Free language courses, enabling you to unlock your own potential

  • Regular working hours in our Berlin-Mitte office

  • A real Start-Up Atmosphere with flat hierarchies and open communication - your voice counts too at Lingoda!

  • A young, international and highly-motivated team with regular social events

  • A high level of autonomy in your work from day one


Have we caught your interest? We’ll be happy to receive your application (CV and Cover Letter) with salary expectations and earliest possible start date

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