Accounting Associate

  • Kaunas, Lithuania
  • Finance
  • Vinted Group

Brief info about Vinted 

Vinted Marketplace is the largest online international C2C marketplace in Europe dedicated to second-hand fashion, with millions of registered members spanning 22 markets in Europe and North America. With a mission to make second-hand the first choice worldwide, Vinted enables people to sell and buy second-hand clothes and lifestyle items from each other, helping give those items a second or even third life.   

Vinted Go launched in 2022,  with a focus on developing products and solutions for more seamless shipping and delivery across Europe. Vinted Go has connected more than 40 carriers and more than 200,000 PUDO points across Europe to support the delivery of millions of parcels per year.  

The Vinted Group, composed of Vinted Marketplace and Vinted Go, is headquartered in Vilnius, with workplaces in Germany, Lithuania, France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and over 2,000 employees. It is backed by six leading venture capital firms: Accel, Burda Principal Investments, EQT Growth, Insight Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Sprints Capital. 

Information about the position 

Vinted’s Finance team is in charge of producing transparent, high-quality financial accounts, as well as contributing towards sustainable operations and company growth. To keep up with the rapid advancement and increasing complexity of our financial operations, the finance department is looking for a new member.

We are looking for an Accounting Associate (AP) who will specialise in the primary accounting data input and communication with our internal and external stakeholders.

In this position, you’ll 

  • Manage and book incoming invoices from vendors;
  • Manage vendor and internal partners inquiries about payable invoices;
  • Review expenses accounts, ensure invoices are booked to appropriate expense accounts;
  • Apply VAT tax codes according to tax laws;
  • Take part in AP month close procedure;
  • Manage accounting archives;
  • Assist with general ledger accounting;
  • Assist in setting up accounting system automations;
  • Work closely with the accounting team, vendors and other finance team members

About you 

  • Willing to learn more about accounting and tax requirements for accounts payable processes in 8+ jurisdictions;
  • Passionate about numbers;
  • Attentive to detail;
  • 6 months experience working in a junior accounting or operations role;
  • Understand basic principles of finance, accounting, and bookkeeping;
  • Have a higher degree in Finance, Economics, Business or Accounting;
  • Excellent at communicating in spoken and written English (it’s our working language);
  • Proficient user of MS Excel;
  • Passionate about technology-driven businesse

Work perks 

  • The opportunity to benefit from our share options programme
  • 25 working days of holiday
  • Newest MacBook models
  • Mental and emotional health support through the Mindletic app
  • Home office support: we provide IT workstation equipment and a personal budget of up to €540 for home workplace furniture
  • A daily lunch allowance
  • Private health insurance
  • Frequent team-building events
  • A personal monthly budget for shopping on Vinted
  • The opportunity to spend up to 90 days per year - 21 of which can be spent working outside of the EU - on workation
  • A dog-friendly office

Working at Vinted 

Individual Learning Budget

Vinted will set aside a yearly sum equal to 10-13.2% of your annual salary to be invested in your continuous professional development. You’ll be able to take the initiative to use it for covering relevant learning activities that benefit your role.

Hybrid Work 

We’ve adopted a hybrid workplace model where 2 days in the office are recommended but not enforced. It’s up to you and your team to decide on the exact days you’ll spend working together in person.

Equal Opportunity

The Vinted Group is committed to building an inclusive workplace where people from all walks of life feel a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, identities and life experiences. At Vinted, all applicants are treated fairly without regard to their race, age, religion or belief, sex, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, or any other protected characteristic.

The salary range for this position is € 1,725 – € 2,342 gross per month.