Financial Reporting Expert

Our multicultural Financial Reporting team is looking for an experienced Financial Reporting Expert to join us in Düsseldorf! 

The team collaborates closely with departments across the company and other finance teams such as Accounting, Tax, FP&A and Legal while preparing the financial statements and working on different projects.

We’re looking for strong external financial reporting experience, robust analytical abilities and deep U.S. GAAP and SEC guidance research skills. To thrive in this role and work within our SOX compliant environment, you’ll need to be team oriented and deadline driven. In return we offer an engaging and international work environment and the opportunity to work at a NASDAQ-listed company.

How you’ll make an impact:

  • Prepare annual, quarterly, and monthly consolidated financial statements in accordance with U.S. GAAP.
  • Prepare periodic reports for filing with the SEC.
  • Research and document technical accounting and reporting topics in accordance with U.S. GAAP/SEC guidance.
  • Preparation of the annual consolidated IFRS financial statements.
  • Perform and enhance the SOX controls in the areas of financial reporting and for group-level considerations.
  • Coordinate and provide information to our internal and external auditors.

Who we’re looking for:

  • 4+ years of experience in financial reporting at a US publicly listed company and/or auditing at the group level within a large accounting firm.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • Hold a CPA/CA license.
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills.
  • Positive “can do” attitude and eagerness to own and take responsibility over projects and processes.
  • Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English (our company language).​

What makes you stand out:

  • Working knowledge of a reporting and/or ERP software.
  • Workiva reporting experience.

Don’t let these nice-to-haves stop you from applying for the job! As long as you have relevant experience and the right attitude, we’d love to hear from you.

What you can expect from life at trivago:

Entrepreneurship: The freedom to take ownership of your work and drive initiatives independently. It’s the idea that counts, not the position. 
Growth: Support for your development, constant new opportunities, regular peer feedback, mentorship and training.
International workforce: Collaboration with international talents from 80+ nations bringing different perspectives, backgrounds and expertise together to ensure a truly global focus.
Flexibility: Self-determined working hours and the opportunity to split your time between home and our campus in Düsseldorf: At least 2 days on campus and 3 days at home per week. We also offer further flexibility for parents of young children and talents with severe disabilities or health conditions.
Relocation and integration: Support with relocation costs, insurance, work permit and visa questions.
Equal opportunity: Commitment to creating an all-inclusive workplace, because we know representing the diversity of our users in our talent base enables us to create a more meaningful product. 

A note from our recruitment team:

We know that applying for a new job can be both exciting and intimidating, but don’t worry, we’ve got you. Our recruiting team will be on hand every step of the way, but if you have any questions or concerns before applying, feel free to reach out to us at joinus@trivago.com. You can also find out more our hiring process here. We look forward to your application!