General Ledger Senior Accountant
All around the globe, employees in Allianz have been working hard to secure people’s lives and to give courage to our customers for what’s ahead. We are actuaries, advisors and service agents; engineers, lawyers and technology experts; we are daughters and sons, mothers and fathers, accountants, investors and entrepreneurs – and together we are shaping our industry. Because we know how important it is to have a fair partner at your side who provides solid and sustainable solutions, we strive to do it right – with passion, every day. Allianz Technology enables Allianz group to live up to its purpose, by providing powerful, standardized global platforms to provide efficiencies, savings and scalability for the long-term success of Allianz.
Allianz Technology Bucharest Branch is a professional expertise center offering a wide range of services: Financial, Actuarial, IT and Procurement support to the Allianz Group, creating innovative solutions so that Allianz can shape the future for generations ahead.
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We are hiring a talented Senior Accountant to join our team in Bucharest office. The Senior Accountant will lead Accounting general ledger and operations, will ensure and set up efficient and compliant workflows to guarantee high quality for the transactions and processes within Accounting for Allianz Technology SE.
- Manage GL Accounting activities for assigned Allianz Technology branches/subsidiaries in accordance with IFRS and local GAAP
- Manage global processes as Provisions, Accruals and Deferrals as well as intercompany reconciliation and group consolidation
- Participation in the preparation of monthly/quarterly and year end closing (IFRS/HGB) in accordance with the Allianz Technology SE reporting calendars
- Close cooperation with the regional finance officers of the branches, subsidiaries and Allianz Technology SE accounting teams
- Perform analysis of Allianz Technology SE Financial Statements to ensure compliance and integrity of financial reporting
- Customer focus, keep customers informed and provide applicable information
- Continuous enhancement of data quality on a global level by developing and analyzing meaningful KPI’S
- Ad hoc project work including analysis of deliverables as well as meeting deadlines / milestones and appropriate information and communication for the management
- Driving improvements and implementation of global operation processes and quality assurance as well as the development of global policies and procedures regarding the areas of accounting in IFRS, HGB and Solvency 2
- Responsible for best practice research, recommendations and implementations
- Strong academic background (preferably Accounting, Business Administration, Economics)
- Good ability to interact with different stakeholders
- Process improvement oriented
- Good knowledge of IFRS and regulatory reporting (Knowledge in German GAAP is a plus)
- Good experience with SAP FI, SD, BW and procurement systems;
- Fluent in English, good communication skills (German or another European Language is a plus)
- ACCA, CECCAR or similar diplomas are a plus
- Knowledge of MS Office
- Ability to adapt to on-going change and work in a fast-paced, deadline intensive environment
- Pro-active behavior
- Strong analytical, communication and influence skills
- Strong interpersonal, intercultural, communication and organizational skills;
- Flexibility to work with different regions worldwide
- Ability to think in processes and process dependencies as well as ensure deliverables are connected with operating plans
- Strong ability to multi-task and appropriately prioritize tasks to meet deadlines
- Self-motivated and proven “can do” attitude
We place people at the core of what we do, this is why we are committed to your personal and professional growth:
- Complete training curricula available (tailored courses)
- International Certifications (Agile, Prince, ITIL, IFOA, ACCA, IACCM etc.)
- Comprehensive Leadership Programs
- All you can learn with LinkedIn Learning!
- German Language Courses for any level
- All you can read with Bookster!
- Work from Home Option available
- Get a free day on your Birthday or come at work and receive Gift Vouchers/Tickets!
- Go on Vacation and get a Holiday Bonus!
- WorldClass Gym Discounts
- Fixed salary compensation along with rewards & recognition performance-related bonus scheme
- Meal and Gift Tickets
All applications will be treated with confidentiality.