Shape is an award-winning native app development studio based in Copenhagen, Denmark. We are known for building high-quality mobile apps that tackle real problems and push businesses forward.
As our business is growing and we further define specialist roles, we are expanding our Administration team to strengthen our internal structure.
We are therefore looking for a Bookkeeper to ensure timely and accurate financial records are maintained, and existing processes develop in-line with our business growth.
We also hope that you want to share an interest in the work we do, and may be eager to follow the newest technology trends with the rest of us.
SOME OF THE THINGS WE LOOK FOR
• Relevant education in the area of business, finance, accounting.
• Good knowledge of cloud-based accounting software (e-conomic and Xero).
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel/Google Sheets.
• Previous bookkeeping experience, and ability to work under your own initiative.
WHAT WE EXPECT FROM YOU
• Produce the Trial Balance, Monthly Management Accounts, and Bank Reconciliations.
• File monthly, quarterly or semi-annually VAT.
• Day to day credit accounting.
• Provide reliable monthly figures for cash-flow forecasting.
• Liaise with our reporting accountants at year end.
• Effective communication with a range of internal and external parties.
WORKING HOURS AND SPECIFICATIONS
⏱ Full-time, 37.5 hours a week.
📍 This is a Copenhagen-based, on-site position with flexible remote work possibilities.
💬 English proficiency is a must. Great if you could communicate in and understand Danish, too!
💎 Read more about why to choose Shape on our career page.
📝 Application via the company career site
🕵🏻 CV screening by a Talent Acquisition representative
📋 Additional questions sent to the candidate [1 or 2 questions may be asked, with an optional video and/or text answers]
👥 1st meeting with a Talent Acquisition representative - usually no later than a week from the application [may be in person or on video, according to the candidate's location and preference]
👩🏻🦰 2nd meeting with the Director of Administration [helpful for both parties to get acquainted before deciding "it's a match"!]
PERKS AND BENEFITS
🏙 Central office
Our office is located in a central area of Copenhagen, Denmark. Easy to access by bike or public transport (metro station: Islands Brygge).
📱 New tech gear
MacBook, the newest mobile phones, and ergonomic working setting? We got you covered.
🍝☕️ Food and drinks
Enjoy a catered lunch, great snacks and drinks with your colleagues, every day. These include plenty of vegetarian, halal, gluten and lactose free options.
🧑🎓 Skill development
We support your skill development with a dedicated education budget to attend seminars and courses.
👯 Social gatherings
Enjoy social gatherings, activities, Friday bars and games together with your colleagues.
⚖️ Work-life balance
Work is not everything. Carve out time for your family, friends, and fun hobbies.
🐥 Family friendly
We cherish families and understand that daily life can be full of unexpected events. We also open our doors to your little ones for Christmas Hygge or LEGO nights.
🏡 Remote work allowed
We are open to remote work as long as it fits in with your team. Working from your home country is also possible when visiting your family and friends.
WORKING AT SHAPE
⭐️ A competitive salary in accordance with experience and capabilities.
⭐️ We are organized with a very flat hierarchy without unnecessary project managers, but with team leads who also have technical backgrounds.
⭐️ Our office is located in Islands Brygge close to public transportation and the harbor, where both summertime and wintertime swimming is enjoyed.
⭐️ The headquarters offers a modern aesthetic, a comfy lounge area, and plenty of fun activities such as PlayStation tournaments, board game nights, family LEGO days, robot wars, and much more.
⭐️ But also social events, keynotes, morning runs (and swims) and Friday bars - not to forget an unhealthy amount of snacks, beverages, cake.
⭐️ Our team is very international and so far includes people from over 30 different countries. Our company language is English.
⭐️ A couple of times each year we press pause on our daily projects and retrieve to a remote location. We get together for socialising and hacking on side projects - we call this Shape Weekend. It is a lot of fun.
⭐️ Read more about why to choose Shape on our career page.