Senior Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Page Personnel
Location
Germany
Salary
Competitive
Posted
04 Jul 2018
Closes
19 Jul 2018
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
IntroGrowing organization & dynamic environment
Work as a Senior Financial Accountant for an internal German clientFirmenprofilInternational CompanyAufgabengebietIn this function, you are responsible for supporting financial accounting processes to provide timely and accurate reporting in accordance with both local regulations and US GAAP requirements. It will require working together and building business relationships with a variety of customers, stakeholders and relevant support functions. Key focus will be the ownership of the Control Tower activities (Relationship Management) between the Shared Service Centre & German Local Office Finance community. You are the link–pin between an outsourcing partner and the Local Finance office team in assuring quality and timelines of all outsourced, insourced and centralized activities. In the position it is also important to assure activities are performed in accordance with local regulations and Corporate Policies and Procedures. You are part of the Accounting Services team of Global Business Services EMEA that consists of 30 Finance professionals (Accounting, Disbursement & Collection Services). Responsibilities: Execute month/quarter/year–end Close processes to ensure timely and accurate Close and financial reports preparation. Oversee financial and accounting process and work closely together with Finance Local Office teams and Outsourcing partner, with a high focus on controlling balance sheet reconciliations and journal entries. Optimize current financial accounting process in coordination with different stakeholders. Comply with KPI's. Drive compliance in all finance–related matters and ensure compliance with Corporate and local policies, statutory requirements and GAAP principles. Support internal and external audits and audit–related accounting matters (SOx, CA&C). Apply LEAN methodologies to ensure efficiency and effectiveness of financial processes. Participate in implementing quality requirements in all aspects of the financial process. Ensure all activities comply with legal demands, ethical standards and the Internal Quality Management System.Anforderungsprofil– Fluent in English (verbal & written) – Good German language skills (verbal & written) – Experience (3+ years) in GL / Financial Accounting role – Experienced user of SAP – Experience in an international organization Vergütungspaket– Salary that meets expectations – Full–time role (or 32 hours a week) – Work in an international environment with lots of nationalities – The organization is fast growing so there a lot of career–opportunitiesKontaktMariska MedendorpReferenznummer185488Beraterkontakt