Associate - Treasury Specialist

Angajator: British American Tobacco Global Business Services
  • Contabilitate Finante
  • Tip job: full-time
    Nivel job: 1 - 5 ani experienta
  • Actualizat la: 18.01.2020
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    GBS (Global Business Services) provides financial, human resources, audit and IT services to the British American Tobacco entities. Our category expertise, large capabilities and international operation makes us a unique business partner who excels in financial leadership and, therefore, offers great shareholder value for BAT.

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    Essential requirements:

    University degree Accounting or Finance;
    CIMA / ACCA or AMCT Treasury qualification (desired);
    Excellent English (spoken and written);
    Excellent numerical and analytical skills;
    SAP Treasury system knowledge;
    Intermediate Excel knowledge;
    Acknowledged and proven leadership skills, specifically in managing intra-departmental and intra-subsidiary relations;
    Acknowledged and proven oral and written communication skills;
    Ability to maintain a high level of professionalism and confidentiality;


    Job purpose and key deliverable:

    Provide support to the Central Treasury and relevant BUs (. BATCAP/BATIF/BATOF) in producing in time and correct reports;
    Deliver treasury accounting services to the Group;
    Support continuous improvement of treasury projects;
    Liaise with Central Treasury, BUs, Other GBS centres, as appropriate to support the delivery of business results within the Treasury Accounting - Middle Office;
    Work with Central Treasury and other GBS Departments to deliver the reporting package;
    Support the delivery of treasury accounting services to the Centre as well as to Business Units;
    Treasury accounting to both Centre and Business Units includes, but is not limited to the following:
    - Monthly and quarterly Mark to Market valuations of all financial instruments;

    - Designation and de-designation of hedges;

    - Posting realised and unrealised FX for all financial instruments;

    - Prospective hedge effectiveness testing using IFRS9 principles;

    - Running accruals for relevant financial instruments;

    - Posting amortisation of financial instruments;

    - Using TaO and existing legacy systems to make necessary accounting postings for all treasury related activities;

    - Monthly reconciliation of inter-company balances;

    - Supporting the Implementation of changes to treasury accounting systems in line with changes to International Financial Reporting Standards;

    - Prepare the Statutory Reporting files for one of the BUs, based on the requirements (BATCAP/BATIF/BATOF);

    To support the General ledger team in daily clearing activities/daily ad-hoc accounting queries;
    Managing and maintaining the integrity of ledgers in SAP;
    To support Central Treasury Accounting (Globe House) in the production of timely and accurate monthly accounts, net debt schedules and associated analyses;
    To assist Central Treasury Accounting (Globe House) team in meeting BAT Group reporting deadlines;
    To Support the migration and testing of data onto SAP for legacy systems;
    To support the Treasury Accountant in managing customer relationships with specific attention to the Dealing Room, Treasury Control and Central Treasury Accountants (Globe House);
    To support in any new Treasury/Corporate Finance driven initiatives (new products, complex transactions) to ensure that any procedural and/or systems changes are fully documented and tested to maximise efficiency;
    To have an active involvement in SOX controls implementation;
    The jobholder will be required to work hours that will coincide with those of the Business Unit to support activity in other time zones where necessary;
    Drive the partnership with support functions to deliver expected quality standards in treasury matters;
    Identify and raise issues with potential significant business impact in respect of the Group, Regional, Operations or End Markets;
    Assist in the continual development of the Treasury Operating Model in terms of centralising treasury activity, expanding the scope of services provided to End-markets, enhancing the quality of services provided to End-Markets and driving operational efficiency of Treasury processes.
    Provide support in relation to RPA’s implementation (developing new ones, UAT and production environment)