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Your role: As an Accounting Business Partner in a global Shared Service Center, you will serve as single point of contact for the CFO (Business Partners) of specific legal entities in Europe. You will be responsible for the financial statements of the legal entities assigned to you and ensure financial compliance with local legislation and Group Guidelines. Your main tasks will be carried out in close cooperation with the centralized accounting departments and the various Group Functions (e.g. Tax, Treasury etc.). Besides other tasks you will keep your Business Partner informed about the financial development of the entities and take responsibility for certain activities as agreed with the CFO and fellow ABP colleagues. In addition, you are responsible for the coordination of financial and tax audits and support other projects in various roles as assigned.
Who you are:
• Degree in a business related discipline required
• Auditor from the Big 4 with 3-4 years’ experience
• Solid experience in IFRS, accounting and finance processes required. UKI GAAP knowledge would be an advantage
• Accomplished in financial analytics, communication and presentation
• Has proven to be a team player, a facilitator as well as a decision maker
• Flexibility and willingness for business trips
• Fluent English language skills required
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