General Ledger Accountant (m/f/d)

KWS Berlin GmbH
Berlin, Germany
06 May 2019
05 Jun 2019
Job role
General Ledger Accountant (m/f/d)

General Ledger Accountant (m/f/d)
As part of our ONEGLOBE initiative we are seeking for our Global Transaction Center (GTC) for the next possible date a General Ledger Accountant (m/f/d), a position at KWS in Berlin. The General Ledger Accountant is the backbone of KWS finances globally and working together with the Expert Hub and other General Ledger Teams. The function furthermore executes all transactional and knowledge-based general ledger processes, such as: general ledger postings, bank accounting, intercompany accounting, financial closing & statements, production & inventory accounting, asset accounting as well as group accounting. This job will be unlimited and in full-time.

Your tasks:

Adjustment of open intercompany items and reconsolidation.
Executes local closing according to IFRS and LOCAL-GAAP regulations.
Prepare financial statements & execute local closing according to IFRS and LOCAL-GAAP.
Executes and spars on operational activities within all General Ledger area regarding monthly, quarterly and yearly closing of GTC.
Prioritizes efficiency of supply, volume of demand and optimized assortment (EVO).
Works closely with the General Ledger Teams, Accounts Receivable and Payables teams of the GTC and the Expert Hubs, to ensure that rules and guidelines are adhered and decisions reflect RGP's.
Execute stock reporting in on time in full.
Book approved accruals per business area & categorize outstanding invoices with 'Accrual number'.

Your profile:

Preferably academic degree in Business Administration.
Preferably 2 or more years of experience in the field of Accounting.
Fluent in English and French (written and spoken).
Ability to meet tight deadlines and manage high volume transactions.
Ability to follow up on pending issues.
Strong communication skills.
Analytical skills and a hands on mentality.
Customer orientation and extraordinary service attitude.
Cooperative and team-working mindset.

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Job posting number:

KWS Berlin GmbH Human Resources, Anar Eyubov Potsdamer Platz 8; 10117 Berlin, Germany

About KWS:

KWS means successful plant breeding, innovation and international growth. Focusing on our strengths and forward-looking action are what makes this possible, as it has for the last 160 years, and will continue to in the future. This allows us to seize opportunities in our lines of business quickly and effectively. On top of this, our organization is being restructured to best support KWS's steady growth. ONEGLOBE encompasses the global implementation of new support processes and structures and in the coming years will let us take the next step toward a KWS organization ready for whatever the future holds.