Product Owner - Accounting

Job description

We're looking for a motivated Product Owner (m/f/d) who is up for the challenge and opportunity to work with us in the accounting domain, and have a direct influence on our success.

We are constantly developing custom software or integrating of the shelf solutions in our rich and diverse environment. As Product Owner and together with your team of Software Engineers, you will be able to shape the product visions and work towards keeping our processes and application compliant.

What You will do:

  • Own the vision and roadmap of your part of the product.
  • Communicate your vision, roadmap and progress to key stakeholders
  • Collaborate with the development teams to refine requirements and write user stories, review bugs, manage sprints and releases
  • Own the data and process integration of existing systems
  • Objectively assess situations or circumstances to lay out your argument in a well-structured and data-informed way.
  • Develop detailed knowledge and understanding of the business process
  • Serve as the business expert in the design, development, and implementation of the business systems that support the accounting processes
  • Create an inclusive team environment, while challenging and inspiring your team to perform at their sustainable peak.


  • You have already gained various insights into product topics in the past and enjoy taking responsibility – ideally in an ecommerce environment
  • You have analytical, structure and solution-oriented work ethic
  • You can professionally communicate in English (German is a plus) and are able to break down complex problems into comprehensive pieces
  • You impress with your positive attitude, act as a motivator and convince with your β€œcan do” mentality
  • You gather insights from business users and you are able to define milestones, set expectations with stakeholders for the delivery of new capabilities while identifying opportunities and risks on the way
  • You are a team player with proven ability to work cross-functionally
  • You act confident in situations of ambiguity and uncertainty
  • You love to inspire engineering teams

What we are offering you

Become a part of our success story and seize the opportunity to take on a real challenge in a dynamically growing company where there is huge scope for development and short decision-making processes. We are offering you a versatile, international-facing role in our motivated team with colleagues from all over Europe. Our HQ is at a great location in Munich, with excellent infrastructure links. Additionally, we offer many benefits such as:

🌎 Motivated and friendly teams with over 50 nationalities

πŸ™Œβ€―Dedicated Buddy to support your onboarding

πŸ’ͺ A partnership with a selected gym

🏬 A central office location in Munich

✈️ Flexible working hours and healthy work-life balance with 28 vacation days (plus Dec 24th and 31st off)

⏰ A hybrid working model with 60% Home-Office Option

πŸ’» Modern workspaces, state-of-the-art equipment, and mobile phone

πŸ“– Continuous development through internal and external training opportunities

🐾 Employee discount for all company shops

πŸ’° Company pension scheme

🚲 Company bike

🎈 Company events

At zooplus you are warmly welcome for who you are, no matter where you come from. We are a diverse and multicultural company with more than 50 nationalities. Join us and drive our success with your personal experience, your passion, your entrepreneurial thinking and your will to take over real ownership.