General Accountant

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Bordeaux, France ()


BackMarket is the number one European (and soon global) marketplace specializing in the sale of fully refurbished tech devices.

Job Description

Back Market is the #1 marketplace for refurbished electronic devices in Europe and in the US, leading the way in a shift towards a circular economy, freeing the planet from electronic waste. We are proud to sabotage ‘new’ by connecting highly certified professionals to consumers who are looking for a more affordable, reliable and an ecological alternative to purchasing brand new products.  

Back Market is undergoing meteoric growth and has raised over 434M€ already! We have the objective of reaching 650 Back Makers (or Saboteurs) by the end of 2021! 

We are thrilled to have an inclusive, fulfilling and caring work environment in all our offices (Paris, Bordeaux, New-York, Prague, Berlin and Tokyo). This is an opportunity for you to join a talented, humble and passionate team at the heart of innovation. 

Be a part of the movement. Join the refurb revolution.

You are looking to increase your skills on management and accounting missions in a hyper-growth Group,

You have a first experience, ideally in an accounting firm, and are looking for a generalist and progressive position,


Join us !


As part of a new position, and under the responsibility of the Senior Accountant, your missions will be varied:


  • Accounting for current operating transactions and justifying the associated accounts (balance sheet and income statement)
  •  Cash accounting and loan monitoring (bank reconciliations, reconciliation with depreciation schedules, possible entry of new loans).
  •  Accounting and control of the reliability of the data from our Backoffice
  •  Participation in monthly closings: monitoring and accounting of provisions (provision for taxes, accrued interest, depreciation allowances etc...), preparation of the working file
  •  Support of the tool dedicated to professional expenses (organizational update and accounting of operations)
  •  Participation in the continuous improvement of processes and in particular of the inventory

  • You are rigorous, organized, with a strong spirit of analysis and synthesis
  • You are proficient in Excel and have a very good knowledge of accounting
  • You like to work in a team and challenges don't scare you
  • You are very sensitive to operational and business issues in a context of strong international development and respect deadlines
  • English is a no brainer
  • You are a committed person and you have the will to participate fully in the evolution of the group
  • You are comfortable communicating

    - A meaningful job: through hard work, you will help avoid thousands of tons of electronic waste and fight against planned obsolescence. It counts!

    - An attractive salary, equity, multiple benefits (meal tickets, health insurance, etc...), parental benefits, relocation package, internal events, etc… 

    - Be in an environment where you can make a difference: you will have the freedom to innovate and adopt new ideas!

    - Grow your career with a flexible career path, Back Market can help you evolve!

    - A booming scale-up: our environment is rapidly growing in Europe, the USA and in Asia!

    - We embrace work life balance which includes flexible working hours and the opportunity to work from home. 

    - A lot of fun: you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, open-minded and friendly environment.  

    Back Market is an Equal Opportunity Employer for any minority, disability, gender identity or sexual orientation.

    Additional Information

    • Contract Type: Full-Time
    • Location: Bordeaux, France ()