Head of Accounting (m/f/d)

  • Full-time
  • Department: Accounting
  • Division: Finance & Fulfillment

Company Description

Who are we? 

At ProGlove, the human is at the center of everything we do. We believe in creating products with purpose, and our diverse team of engineers, scientists, logistic experts, techies, entrepreneurs and more are dedicated to boosting productivity and putting humans at the center of it all.

Our team of over 350 members is a true reflection of the diverse world we live in. Coming from various backgrounds and locations, we embrace our differences and turn them into strengths. We're united by a passion for growth and a drive to make a positive impact in the world.

Become part of a world-class team and help us bring the world closer together - one scan at a time

We are seeking a highly motivated Head of Accounting (m/f/d) to join us at ProGlove, a leading provider of wearable technology solutions. In this role, you will be responsible for leading the Accounting Team as well as take over the balance sheet accounting.

Job Description

Your mission...
As Head of Accounting, you will closely work with the rest of the Finance department, and you will report directly to our VP Finance. We’re dedicated to find someone who is accurate, not afraid to take on challenges and interested in leading and developing his/her team members.

Your day-to-day will also consist of mainly these topics:

Bring our accounting structures to the next level:

  • You ensure the operational excellence of the day-to-day accounting and compliance with accounting regulations according to HGB and local GAAP
  • You drive the establishment, further development and standardization of accounting processes including compliance and risk management

Be a role model for your team and lead them to excellence

  • You manage day-to-day accounting operations and ensure that there is adequate backup in place for every critical operation
  • You provide leadership and professional development to junior members of the team
  • You will be involved in cross-functional special projects and act as a deputy for the company's VP Finance

Be the subject matter expert for our balance sheet accounting

  • You will prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements for our entities in Germany and abroad (DE, USA, SRB, GB) in accordance with local-GAAP and the local accounting team in the relevant locations.
  • You are responsible for consolidation of group accounts with a big four and implementing consolidation within Lucanet
  • You actively participate in ongoing financial accounting (debtors, accounts payable, bank, cash register, payment runs, advance sales tax returns, summary reports)


At ProGlove, we believe in nurturing an environment where growth, innovation, and passion thrive. Technical expertise is important, but it's the perfect blend of soft and hard skills that makes a candidate truly stand out. Our qualifications serve as guidelines, but we're always on the lookout for individuals who bring a unique perspective and drive to make a difference.

As our ideal candidate for this role, you come with the following skills and competencies:

  • Minimum of 5 years of accounting experience preferably in a Start Up or fast growing environment
  • Strong time-management skills and demonstrated ability to meet deadlines
  • Resilience and passion working in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in leading a team & passion for leadership. You are a communicative leader who knows how to motivate and engage your team
  • Excellent written and verbal English and German skills
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels in the organization to achieve results
  • Sound knowledge of HGB and US-GAAP

Additional Information

Why ProGlove 
At ProGlove, we believe that the future of work is wearable. Our mission is to empower workers to work smarter, faster, and safer with our innovative technology solutions. We offer a dynamic and fast-paced work environment, opportunities for growth and advancement, and a comprehensive benefits package that includes e.g.: 

  • Remote Work and Flexible Schedules: We believe in the future of remote work and offer flexible working hours to accommodate your lifestyle. 
  • Personalized & Flexible Benefits: Depending on your location, we offer a variety of benefits tailored to enhance your life, including allowances, private health insurance, gym memberships, and shopping discounts. 
  • Your Path for Growth: With a clear career framework and our "School of Growth" development academy, we provide opportunities for your personal and professional growth. 
  • Dedicated time to Grow: every ProGlovian has budgeted time for learning within our working hours.
  • Transformative Leadership: All our people leaders undergo comprehensive multi-month training and coaching programs to ensure exceptional guidance and support. 
  • Employee Referral Rewards: You can earn up to €2000 ($2250) before tax by referring friends to join our team. 
  • Cutting-Edge Technology: Choose the devices that work best for you from our range of supported IT products. 
  • Health Program: Our global ProHealth Program prioritizes the physical and mental well-being of all our team members.  

Please note that our benefit packages vary depending on the location of your role.  


You made it all the way here, which means only one thing – you are 100% ready to take the first step to become part of ProGlove.  

We value independence, open communication, and ambition. Our goal is to create innovative and simple solutions for both our team and customers. We encourage creativity and the challenging of existing norms.  

ProGlove has been dedicated to improving the workforce for over 8 years and we're eager for you to become a part of our story. Apply now, we can't wait to meet you! 

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