Tax & Compliance Intern (all gender)

About us

ZAGENO was founded in 2015, ZAGENO is eliminating bottlenecks to breakthrough science and research through curated connections linking scientists and their institutions’ procurement offices with leading life science vendors. World-renowned academic and government research facilities, global pharmaceutical companies, and biotechs large and small are already users of our unique online biotech marketplace, currently comprising more than three million products.

What do we do?

  1. We help scientists choose the optimal laboratory kits and materials for each unique experiment setup.
  2. We make purchasing transactions more efficient for both buyers and sellers.
  3. For our vendor partners, we provide a valuable, expanded sales channel.
Our growing ZAGENO team of 60 in Cambridge, USA, and Berlin, Germany, includes experts in science, e-commerce, systems integration, and customer support to enable smarter, faster processes — allowing more time and resources for value-added science and better research results. Find out more on

About the Role

Are you looking to make a significant impact in the Accounting activities of a scaling business with global customer reach, strive within a variety of tasks, and be supported by a highly committed team? Then look no further!

We are currently seeking a talented and enthusiastic team player to join our Finance Team in Berlin. As part of a growing B2B online marketplace, you will be challenged every day by an exciting, fast-paced environment.

In This Role You Will:
  • Support our tax reporting activities in Germany, UK, and the US
  • Support our international audit activities together with our external partners
  • Assist with compilation of information for preparation of tax returns
  • Closely cooperate with the rest of the Finance Team to ensure overall coordination of all financial accounting activities
  • Work on special projects as required

About You

  • You are currently enrolled in a university, studying accounting or finance
  • Tax knowledge in one of Germany, UK, or US
  • Prior audit experience
  • High proficiency in Excel
  • Team player able to fit in a collaborative environment
  • Fast learner with proactive approach to drive results
  • High level of integrity and accuracy
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and stay organized
  • Fluent English oral and written communication skills, B1 level German preferred

Our Benefits

  • Working on a meaningful challenge with a positive impact on the scientific community
  • A professional and dynamic team with a global vision and mindset
  • Discount on your BVG ticket
  • Discount on Urban Sports Clubs
  • Competitive compensation