Roebuck Kalle at TIERART

Accountant (m/f/d)

Fulltime | 40 hours per week | Hamburg, Germany


FOUR PAWS is the global animal welfare organisation for animals under direct human influence, which reveals suffering, rescues animals in need and protects them. Find out more about our sustainable campaigns and projects on

You would like to contribute to something meaningful and work with us along our mission? This is your chance. We are looking for dedicated people to enrich our team.

Your contribution will be

  • Handling accounting (financial, accounts payable/receivable, inventory and fixed assets accounting) as well as support on tax matters of VIER PFOTEN – Stiftung für Tierschutz and affiliated entities (gGmbH)
  • Preparing monthly reports and annual financial statements (according to HGB) as well as documents for the annual audit
  • Issuing and entering outgoing invoices as well as check, assign to accounts and enter incoming invoices
  • Managing liquidity of the entities and prepare as well as process payment transactions
  • Processing travel expense reports and credit card statements
  • Maintaining accounting data, perform quality checks and enhance accounting processes


Your profile ideally illustrates

  • Successfully completed training as accountant or tax clerk – further qualification as a financial accountant is an advantage
  • Several years of work experience in accounting, work experience in non-profit organizations is an advantage
  • Very good knowledge of accounting regulations according to HGB as well as good knowledge of German tax law
  • Very good knowledge of ERP systems and MS Office applications
  • Excellent German and good English skills


Our offer includes

  • The opportunity to truly contribute to global animal welfare and to actively shape the future development of FOUR PAWS
  • A key role in the organization with great responsibility and challenging tasks
  • An animal friendly, dynamic and pleasant organizational culture
  • Flexible and family-friendly working arrangements
  • An attractive workplace in Hamburg/Altona, easy to reach by public transport
  • The opportunity to work from home occasionally


We are dedicated to the principles of equal opportunity, diversity and plurality.

Be part of a good cause and apply for your next professional challenge. Please send us your application documents (including salary expectation and earliest start date) as one PDF-file via e-mail to


Contact Us

Nina Kurtz, HR Specialist 

040/399 249 15

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