New York
17 Apr 2018
15 May 2018
Job role
Contract type
Full time
HUGO BOSS is one of the leading premium fashion and lifestyle companies with around 14,000 employees worldwide. As diverse we are, we all share a common goal: We want to inspire people with our work. We give you the opportunity to be yourself and contribute your ideas and creativity – because to create something extraordinary, we must explore new paths together. Join our team and discover how you can shape your personal future at HUGO BOSS! Find out: Accountant HUGO BOSS AG | New York City | United States | Full–time What you can expect:
Support the HUGO BOSS subgroup in the US, as well as the entity in Canada, with the preparation of the day–to–day accounting activities.
The General Accountant is also responsible to assist to ensure the compliance with accounting guidelines within the assigned tasks and act as a business partner to improve the quality of the financial close.
Additionally, assistance of financial audits (e.g. year–end audits) or stock takes are part of the position.
General Account will work closely with other Finance teams (Accounts Payable & Treasury, Credit department and Tax department), Financial Analysis & Planning, Legal and Business departments. The position is based in New York City, New York.

Post and support review general accounting entries (such as Inventory, Fixed Assets, Accruals and Provisions entries) in SAP on a daily base
Support review Intercompany balances as well as control Intercompany transactions
Assist to perform balance sheet reconciliations, including prepaid and accrual accounts
Prepare work papers to accounting entries accordingly
Preparation of reports to upper management as well as we related departments (e.g. Financial Analysis & Planning)
Act as business partner and transfer accounting/reporting knowledge to other departments
Contribute to ensure the timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and year–end close based on internal as well headquarter (HQ) deadlines
Review if assigned accounting topics are in line with accounting guidelines based on HQ procedures and IFRS updates
Support Finance related audits (e.g. annual year–end audit)
Support internal stock takes (e.g. Inventory and Fixed Assets)

Additional Responsibilities:

Assist with System development and implementation projects
Performs other duties as required.

Your profile:
BS/BA in Finance or Accounting
3–5 years of professional accounting/finance experience required
First experience within the knowledge of accounting principles, practices, standards, laws and regulations
Knowledge of SAP (R/3) a plus as well as Concur or InvoiceLine
Industry (Retail/WHS/eCommerce) is plus
Proficiency with Microsoft applications (particularly excel)
Must be able to work independently and take initiative, hands–on
Detail oriented and enthusiastic
Strong verbal and communication skills as well as project management skills
Ability to multitask and work under deadlines

Your benefits:

Dynamic Work Environment