Senior General Ledger Accountant Fixed-Term (02/09/2024)

Employer: British American Tobacco Romania
Domain:
  • Accounting - Finance
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 03.10.2022
    Short company description

    British American Tobacco is a leading tobacco group, with brands sold in more than 200 markets. We employ more than 57,000 people and, with over 200 brands in our portfolio, we make the cigarette chosen by one in eight of the world’s one billion adult smokers. We hold robust market positions in each of our four regions – Americas; Asia-Pacific; Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa; and Western Europe – and we are leaders in more than 60 markets.

    Requirements

    EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE

    ESSENTIAL

    Experience Required

    Minimum 1-year accounting experience
    Finance/ Economic background
    Good knowledge of Microsoft Office package (especially Excel)
    Good English and Romanian communication skills

    Technical / Functional / Leadership Skills Required

    SAP background is considered a plus
    Strong ability to multi-task and appropriately prioritize tasks to meet deadlines
    Ability to work well as part of a team and individually
    Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
    Proactive and analytical behaviour
    Self-motivated and proven “can do” attitude

    Education / Qualifications / Certifications Required

    Strong academic background (preferably Accounting, Business Administration, Economics)

    Responsibilities

    ACCOUNTABILITIES

    Contributing to the effective and timely delivery of General Ledger and Fixed Assets activities, including: month and year end closure activities, routine journals, provisions, accounts reconciliation ensure all the requests are actioned within the agreed SLA (Service Level Agreement)
    Supporting the alignment within GBS of the multiple General Ledger and Fixed Assets processes for existing migrated end markets or for new ones within a migration process
    Supporting the other team members by analysing and eliminating inefficiencies in processes when requested
    The financial analyst will perform specific tasks assigned by the manager related to integrity, quality and accuracy of the process
    Ensuring that all Reconciliations are completed on time with full supporting information
    Daily/weekly/monthly duties to be completed according to the department timetable
    Performing analysis in an accurate and timely manner, driving open items reduction; maintaining Key Performance Indicators (KPI) in agreed global targets
    The activities/processes and procedures are performed/applied in accordance with the GBS guidelines
    Identify and actively pursue continuous improvement opportunities to increase the overall efficiency and effectiveness of processes in GBS
    Ensure 100% compliance to Sox for controls in scope

    Other info

    The role is fixed term until Fixed-Term 02/09/2024.

    RO: Acest job este deschis si candidatilor din Ucraina;
    EN: This job is open to candidates from Ukraine;
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