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Sr Accountant Controller (They/She/He)



Accounting & Finance
Barcelona, Spain
Posted on Monday, June 10, 2024

Sr Accountant Controller (They/She/He)

Finance, Barcelona

Sr Accountant Controller (They, She, He)

Not your usual app. We are the fastest-growing multi-category app connecting millions of users with businesses, and couriers, offering on-demand services from more than 170,000 local restaurants, grocers and supermarkets, and high street retail stores.

We operate in more than 1500 cities across 25 countries.

We have a vision: To give everyone easy access to anything in their cities.

And this is where your ride starts


Glovo is building the future of cities by enabling anyone to get any product from any store delivered in minutes. Our goal is to provide an on-demand delivery infrastructure for every city in the world.

We are looking for an Business Administration and Accounting graduated with several years of experience on the financial field to join us as Sr Accountant Controller in Barcelona.


  • Review the local Financial Statements of the subsidiaries from the region of which you will be the accounting supervisor, reporting to our Global Lead of Financial Statements and Accounting BPM.
  • Oversee the monthly, quarterly, and annual local closing process.
  • Maintain very fluid communication with the supervised subsidiaries and be the main gateway between Accounting HQ and Local Accounting.
  • Tracks and analyses Financial Statements, detecting issues and proposing improvements to local team in order to ensure the complete accuracy of the figures once HQ receive the final version to consolidate them at Group level.
  • Assist with external audits.
  • Support local accounting teams in cross accounting projects led from HQ, such as IFRS implementation, ERP implementations, Reporting package implementation, etc.

What You Will Bring To The Ride

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Accounting required, Master’s degree is a plus.
  • 3+ years of audit and 2+ years of company experience. A combination of national and international exposure is a plus. Preferably Big Four background.
  • A strong technical knowledge of accounting and compliance issues. Knowledge of the digital industry is a plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience using Navision and SAP S4/HANA is a plus.
  • Proficient with Excel while applying strong analytical skills.
  • Ability to stay organized in a fast-paced environment, prioritizes multiple projects, meets all deadlines, and is dependable with a sense of personal responsibility for quality work product.
  • Detail oriented, results oriented.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Commitment to process improvement and exceptional attention to detail
  • Team spirit and good vibes 😊
  • An empathetic, inclusive and curious attitude

Even if it seems you don't meet our musts don't let it stop you, we are all about finding the best talent out there! Skills can be learned, and embracing diversity is invaluable.

We believe driven talent deserves:

  • 🌟 An enticing equity plan *if applicable
  • 💪 Top-notch private health insurance to keep you at your peak.
  • 🍔 Monthly Glovo meal benefits so you can test new features in our beta app (and to satisfy your cravings!)
  • 💳 Discounts on transportation, food, and even kindergarten expenses or office-based nursery.
  • 🏊 Discounted gym memberships to keep you energized.
  • 🏖️ The freedom to work from home two days a week, and the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to three weeks a year. .
  • 👪 Enhanced parental leave (*if applicable)
  • 🧠 Online therapy and wellbeing benefits

We’ll deliver a non-vanilla culture built on talent, where we work to amplify the impact on millions of people, paving the way forward together.

At Glovo, we truly value diversity for the positive impact it brings to our teams, products, and culture. We're dedicated to providing equal opportunities for talent from all backgrounds.

Feel free to note your pronouns in your application (e.g., she/her/hers, he/him/his, they/them/theirs, etc).

Delve into our culture by taking a peek at our Instagram and check out our Linkedin and website!