Manager Accounting (m/f/d) - Hybrid

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Date: Sep 5, 2023

Location: Darmstadt, DE, D-64295

Company: Ansys

Requisition #: 12044 


When visionary companies need to know how their world-changing ideas will perform, they close the gap between design and reality with Ansys simulation. For more than 50 years, Ansys software has enabled innovators across industries to push boundaries by using the predictive power of simulation. From sustainable transportation to advanced semiconductors, from satellite systems to life-saving medical devices, the next great leaps in human advancement will be powered by Ansys.


Take a leap of certainty … with Ansys.


Summary / Role Purpose

The Manager Accounting (m/f/d) is responsible for the timely and accurate financial Reporting (USGAAP) of the entities in his/her sphere of responsibility at month- and quarter-end. He/she manages the team of Accountants and ensures the accuracy, timeliness and compliance of the daily accounting activities.


Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Submission of Ansys Germany GmbH´s USGAAP Reporting Files at month-end and quarter-end
  • Responsibility for Managing the timely and accurate submission of the smaller entities´ USGAAP Reporting Files at period end
  • Managing the team of accountants
  • Responsibility for timely, accurate and compliant settlement of accounting tasks by their team
  • Responsibility for the VAT reporting of the entities within the DACH region
  • Assisting in the preparation of the annual capital and operating expense budgets
  • Participation in external audits
  • Maintenance of statutorily required documentation
  • Participation in terms of local and corporate projects


Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience

  • Certified Accountant with a minimum of 5 years experience in equivalent responsibility
  • Experience in successfully managing a small team
  • Excellent skills in written and verbal English as well as German language
  • Excellent communication skills


Preferred Qualifications and Skills 

  • Prior experience with Oracle EBS, BlackLine and OBIEE reporting beneficial
  • Experience of budgeting within a subsidiary beneficial 
  • Knowledge of country specifics in Germany, Austria and/or Switzerland


At Ansys, we know that changing the world takes vision, skill, and each other. We fuel new ideas, build relationships, and help each other realize our greatest potential in the knowledge that every day is an opportunity to observe, teach, inspire, and be inspired. Together as One Ansys, we are powering innovation that drives human advancement.


Our Commitments:

  • Amaze with innovative products and solutions
  • Make our customers incredibly successful
  • Act with integrity
  • Ensure employees thrive and shareholders prosper

Our Values:

  • Adaptability: Be open, welcome what’s next
  • Courage: Be courageous, move forward passionately
  • Generosity: Be generous, share, listen, serve
  • Authenticity: Be you, make us stronger


Our Actions:

  • We commit to audacious goals
  • We work seamlessly as a team
  • We demonstrate mastery
  • We deliver outstanding results


We believe diverse thinking leads to better outcomes. We are committed to creating and nurturing a workplace that fuels this by welcoming people, no matter their background, identity, or experience, to a workplace where they are valued and where diversity, inclusion, equity, and belonging thrive.


At Ansys, you will find yourself among the sharpest minds and most visionary leaders across the globe. Collectively we strive to change the world with innovative technology and transformational solutions. With a prestigious reputation in working with well-known, world-class companies, standards at Ansys are high – met by those willing to rise to the occasion and meet those challenges head on. Our team is passionate about pushing the limits of world-class simulation technology, empowering our customers to turn their design concepts into successful, innovative products faster and at a lower cost.


At Ansys, it’s about the learning, the discovery, and the collaboration. It’s about the “what’s next” as much as the “mission accomplished.” And it’s about the melding of disciplined intellect with strategic direction and results that have, can, and do impact real people in real ways. All this is forged within a working environment built on respect, autonomy, and ethics.

Ansys is an S&P 500 company and a member of the NASDAQ-100. We are proud to have been recognized for the following more recent awards, although our list goes on: America’s Most Loved Workplaces, Gold Stevie Award Winner, America’s Most Responsible Companies, Fast Company World Changing Ideas, Great Place to Work Certified (China, Greece, France, India, Japan, Korea, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, U.K.).

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Ansys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.
Ansys does not accept unsolicited referrals for vacancies, and any unsolicited referral will become the property of Ansys. Upon hire, no fee will be owed to the agency, person, or entity.