Lincoln Electric is the world leader in the engineering, design, and manufacturing of advanced arc welding solutions, automated joining, assembly and cutting systems, plasma and oxy-fuel cutting equipment, and has a leading global position in brazing and soldering alloys. Lincoln is recognized as the Welding Expert(TM) for its leading materials science, software development, automation engineering, and application expertise, which advance customers‘ fabrication capabilities to help them build a better world. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Lincoln Electric is a $4.2B publicly traded company (NASDAQ:LECO) with over 11,000 employees around the world, with operations in over 71 manufacturing locations in 21 countries.

You will join our team as an Accountant (m/f/d) which is comprised of passionate people. We offer continuous learning and education opportunities and put emphasis on continued improvement, growth, and career progression. We offer a competitive total compensation package.

Accountant (m/f/d)


We are looking for a full-time Accountant (m/f/d) to support our finance team at our location in Merzig/Saarland – Fori Automation GmbH, a Lincoln Electric company – as soon as possible.

In this role you will support our team in the following tasks:
General banking and accounting duties
Ensure that all accounting transactions are prepared in a timely manner and reported in accordance with local, statutory and Lincoln Electric requirements
Main legislative contact for company financial matters
Manage all accounting transactions based on accounting principles
Timely publication of financial statements
Perform monthly and annual financial statements
Carrying out account reconciliations for the companies
Calculate direct and indirect taxes and assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual tax returns and related general ledger accounting
Assisting in the preparation of annual financial statements and external and internal audits
Prepare regular reports for the management
Performing and auditing payment


Successfully completed commercial training or Master / Bachelor’s degree with a focus on finance and accounting
At least 3 years of professional experience in performing accounting and financial analysis for multinational companies
Excellent computer skills and experience with SAP & Microsoft Office applications
Fluent in English
Solid knowledge of local German accounting principles, legal requirements and tax laws
A strong working knowledge of US GAAP
International tax experience and Transfer price knowledge is beneficial


Send your CV and application to:

Fori Automation GmbH, a Lincoln Electric company
Viezstraße 3 | 66663 Merzig


Permanent position, good familiarization and flexible working hours
Performance-related remuneration plus annual bonus
Excellent education opportunities
Competitive paid time off package
Company pension scheme

Lincoln Electric is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to promoting equal employment opportunity for applicants, without regard to their race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, including, but not limited to, lactation), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.

Fori Automation GmbH https://relaxx-files.raven51.de/kcenter-google-postings/kc-1028115/logo_google.png

2024-05-24T20:59:59Z FULL_TIME
null null

Merzig 66663 Viezstraße 3

49.4660003 6.626773099999999