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Senior GL accountant

Job purpose

    As part of the global closing process the accountant is performing various closing related activities that may include: posting GL transactions (calculated or received from Business Units), manage fixed assets transactions including depreciation run, support quality and timely month end/year end close processes, provide audit support.

Main Duties and Responsibilities of the Role

  • Acts as a single point of the managed entity, have full E2E ownership and responsibility RTR related activities both for local standards and USGAAP
  • Responsible for high level review of the Entity Financial Statements after the closing.
  • Review entity level closing checks.
  • Posting standard and non-standard Journal entries.
  • Calculate and post capitalized interest.
  • Process various calculations and journal entries including accruals in compliance with company standards and met the quality and timely expectations.
  • Prepare Journal Entry items for further approval.
  • Process several reconciliations: AP/AR, Interests, Service fees, dividends, prepare Intercompany reconciliations and balance confirmation.
  • Prepare investment, equity, APIC, Sales, COGS, PPV reconciliations, account reconciliations.
  • Perform non-standard Billing and verification.
  • Run deferred account management.
  • Review and approve capital projects involved in capital projects reporting.
  • Involved in fixed assets management: capitalization, retirement, fixed assets reporting.
  • Involved in standard IPC eliminations.
  • Involved in Joint Venture activities.
  • Complete SOX documentations.
  • Complete and verify government reporting.
  • Prepare statutory financial statements (if relevant), support statutory financials audit activities.
  • Confirm PA & FI standard gross profit tie-out, research differences across SAP modules, identify root cause and coordinate corrections with appropriate sources
  • Provide oversight and local currency reasonableness check to settlement of capital project WBS elements, correction of corrupted WBS elements, posting of US GAAP and STAT depreciation and posting of non-depreciation asset activities (ASKB)
  • Contributes goals to be achieved in any other tasks which are delegated by the Manager, Team Lead.


  • Qualifications College or university degree preferably in finance/accountancy
  • Experience Min. 3-4 years in the relevant field (GL transactions, accounting or finance)
  • IFRS and /or EU GAAP experience, exposure to US GAAP is a plus
  • Advanced communication level in English (both written and verbal)
  • Other European language knowledge Advantage
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Word)
  • Having good understanding of GL transactional processes
  • Attitude & disposition Logical thinking and pay attention to the details under pressure as well
  • High tolerance for monotony
  • Good time-manager and be able to organize his/her day-to-day tasks
  • Supportive attitude
  • Good interpersonal skills Desirable
  • Other circumstances Complete competency check within probation period (min. 85%)


  • Finance, Accounting
  • Accounting
  • Full time

Experience required:

  • 3-5 years professional experience

Required language level:

  • English - higher advanced/fit for negotiation

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