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Head of Finance and Accounting


We are one of the world's leading manufacturers of sailing and motor yachts, a company that combines state-of-the-art technology and traditional yacht building.
Our customers love independence. We produce them in their most beautiful form.

Become a part of our team at the Greifswald-Ladebow or Hamburg location as our new Head of Finance and Accounting.

Our offer:

  • A responsible position in the world's second largest yacht yard
  • Responsible and challenging tasks with long-term perspective and Room for personal initiative
  • Work-life balance
  • Further training opportunities tailored to personal needs
  • Cooperative working atmosphere with short decision-making processes and clear structures
  • Use of our company yachts


Your tasks:

  • Responsibility for the finance, accounting and bookkeeping departments of a publicly traded corporation
  • Management of a team of 8
  • Central coordination, monitoring and collaboration of monthly and annual
  • Group accounting and bookkeeping (HGB and IFRS) and central contact person for all domestic and foreign group companies on the subject of financial statement preparation and liquidity
  • Preparation of annual financial statements including management reports and interim financial statements as well as the annual business report, dependency report, non-financial report, corporate governance statement
  • First point of contact for auditors, tax consultants, tax auditors, BaFin, DPR
  • First point of contact for banks, credit insurers and insurance companies
  • Contact person for and close cooperation with the private equity shareholder
  • Responsible for liquidity management, accounts receivable and accounts payable management including foreign currency management
  • Organization of the annual general meeting
  • Preparation of the annual report of the supervisory board
  • Supporting the Management Board in complying with regulatory requirements (BaFin)
  • Preparation of quarterly, half-yearly and interim reports to the capital market in accordance with the German Securities Trading Act (WpHG)


Your profile:

  • Completed business studies with a focus on finance
  • Ability to prepare financial statements according to HGB and IFRS
  • Several years of experience in a comparable position in a manufacturing environment or an auditing company
  • Strong numerical skills as well as a process-oriented and analytical mindset coupled with methodological reliability and accuracy
  • Proactive, independent and structured way of working
  • Hands-on mentality, flexibility, ability to work under pressure and high degree of personal responsibility
  • User experience with consolidation and reporting modules, ideally LucaNet as well as ERP systems, ideally ProAlpha 
  • Business fluent in German and English, preferably supplemented by knowledge of French or Polish 
  • Experience in leading a team of finance professionals
  • Pleasure in the further development and digitalization of processes

If you are looking for a long-term commitment in an innovative company, we would be happy to take you on board. We look forward to receiving your detailed application in PDF format.

HanseYachts AG | HR Department
Ladebower Chaussee 11 | 17493 Greifswald, Germany

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our HR department.
Telephone: +49 3834 5792 220