Consolidation & Reporting Specialist

Job description

Why you’ll love working for us

We live in a world where everything is changing – from the way we travel to how we study, live and work. But one thing remains constant: our need to connect.

We believe in creating a fun, creative and inspiring environment where everyone can live, work, play and grow. How do we achieve it? Through our exceptional international team of lively, smart and motivated people that embrace the student spirit and bring it to life every day.

We have big plans. By 2023, we aim to have 65 locations across Europe. That’s 26,000 rooms and almost one million square metres of shared spaces. Beyond bricks and mortar, our new TSHLife app and digital platform is also ready to connect nearly a million current and former co-living and co-working guests.

In 2020, we’re in a phase of hyper growth. After opening 13 operational hotels in our scale-up phase, we’re evolving into an industry-leading company – redefining the concept of a hotel as the world knows it.


Why do we need you?

As Consolidation & Reporting Specialist, you’ll contribute to the consolidation & IFRS reporting process of the group. You will be hands on in assisting in the preparation of the group consolidation, as well as IFRS compliance position papers for acquisition accounting and other relevant key topics under IFRS. You’ll also play a fundamental role in building and maintaining strong relationships with the accounting support teams in Northern & Southern Europe to ensure that group reporting packages are received timely and contain accurate information.


In order to facilitate and support the growth strategy and further accelerate the professionalization of the Finance function, you’ll need to constantly update your technical accounting skills to ensure the best options are chosen and that new IFRS and local GAAP norms are efficiently and timely implemented. In your day-to-day business you’ll continuously work on streamlining and improving the group consolidation and reporting process.

This is a newly created position and will report to the Group Consolidation & Reporting Manager.


How will you make it happen?

  • Centrally review reconciliations of all accounts (incl. intercompany) of NE, SE & Manco accounting hubs
  • Centrally coordinating the justification of balance sheet items, while ensuring that all supporting documentation for balances are provided for group accounting purposes
  • Centrally maintain permanent files for group accounting purposes
  • Contribute in conversion of local GAAP accounting per country to IFRS
  • You will be helping preparing accounting papers for implementations of new IFRS norms & acquisition accounting under IFRS
  • Assist in producing the group consolidated financial statements under IFRS
  • Assist external audit process for IFRS Group accounts
  • Work on improving the group consolidation and IFRS reporting process
  • Monitoring evolution of new IFRS norms and training regional teams on group accounting norms & consolidation principles


Who are you?  


  • Certified Accountant (CA, CPA, RA, AA or equivalent)
  • Minimum of 3 years and maximum of 5 years working experience in a Big 4 audit firm (real estate sector would be an advantage)
  • Detailed knowledge IFRS
  • Fast learner in grasping the main differences between Local GAAPs and IFRS

Your talents:

  • Eye for detail
  • Ability to focus on processes oriented and come up with improvements
  • Great communication skills in English
  • Time management skills
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills

What do we offer you?

  • An amazing workplace, a great team environment, a fantastic vibe and lots of positive energy
  • The opportunity to work at a dynamic, young, international organization. We’re a real game changer in the hospitality industry!
  • TSH cares and gives you access to of its facilities (e.g. a great canteen, gym opportunities, cool events and more)
  • Ready, set, grow! You’ll get the chance to learn and grow in your role (with the potential for growth in your team and across the company) and collaborate with other talented people who challenge you every day

Be part of The Student Hotel!   

Excited? We’d be thrilled if you would apply! You can do this by clicking the apply button beneath, answering a couple of questions and sending your CV/LinkedIn.