IFRS Expert with focus on Transaction Accounting (d/w/m)

Business Unit:  Ottobock SE & Co. KGaA

Berlin, DE, 10405

Contract Type:  regular
Contact Person:  Fatriyani Fauzan-Magerl
Contact Information:  fatriyani.fauzan-magerl@ottobock.de
Job ID:  6361

Summary Statement

As an IFRS Expert specialising in Transaction Accounting (d/f/m) you will play an important role in Ottobock's growth strategy through acquisitions. You will advise our colleagues in the M&A department on all matters relating to the transaction accounting process and provide support from an in-depth IFRS perspective. Your expertise will help to optimise accounting policies and make the integration of new companies seamless.

Duties & Responsibilities


  • Participation in accounting-related projects (transaction accounting) with M&A reference in accordance with IFRS 3 and preparation of pro forma financial information
  • Participation in accounting due diligences to identify acquisition effects on accounting
  • Support with IFRS conversions in the context of corporate transactions
  • Contribution to the preparation of IFRS consolidated financial statements following the completion of transactions
  • Implementation of purchase price allocation (PPA) or coordination with external appraisers
  • Group-wide goodwill impairment analyses and support in communication with auditors



  • Completed studies specialising in accounting and IFRS as well as good knowledge of international accounting 
  • Relevant professional experience (at least 3-5 years) in the field of transaction consulting, audit-related consulting or auditing 
  • Experience in transaction accounting and in connection with M&A 
  • Conceptual and analytical thinking as well as quick comprehension skills 
  • Fluency in German and English 
  • Strong communication skills, willingness to learn and ability to work in a team




  • A varied field of activity in which you will have a positive influence on the future of the healthcare sector
  • A high level of responsibility with plenty of room for manoeuvre and very good opportunities for further development 
  • Flexible working hours and home office option
  • Open corporate culture, regular team events and an exciting international working environment with modern, mobile workstations
  • Individual support and further development through numerous internal and external training courses (Ottobock Academy)
  • Health management programmes & other benefits

Diversity at Ottobock

For us, the focus is on treating each other with respect and enjoying our work. We value diversity and therefore expressly welcome all applications regardless of gender, age, nationality, disability, ethnicity and social origin, religious beliefs or sexual orientation. This includes special consideration for severely disabled individuals with equal suitability.

Your future at Ottobock

Ottobock's products and services in the areas of Prosthetics, NeuroMobility, Patient Care, Exoskeletons developed by 'SUITX by Ottobock' and Business Solutions ensure independence and quality of life when personal mobility is restricted. With over 9,000 employees in almost 60 countries, our company is the world market leader in technical orthopedics.

Your ideas and commitment will inspire your colleagues and staff, and will further the interests of Ottobock. Be part of a dynamic, growing company with flat hierarchies. We offer a richly diverse field of work, individual development opportunities and extensive qualification programs in our Ottobock Academy.

Please only apply via our online job portal at jobs.ottobock.com. Please quote the Job-ID for the position in question, and also state your earliest starting date. We look forward to receiving your application!