Statutory Accountant at General Electric

Employer: General Electric
  • Accounting - Finance
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 25.02.2018

    Essential Responsibilities:

    • Ensure full compliance of accounting records (timely, accurate and documented) with the Romanian Tax and Accounting Laws
    • Responsible for a proper STAT bookkeeping and reconciliations: working in STAT GL, AP, AR, Fixed Asset, Inventory Ledgers accounting in the proper period, fully based on valid documentation which is compliant with local STAT and TAX legislation & GE internal requirements
    • Supervise proper archiving of the documents to ensure full safeguards around company records
    • Work closely with Record & Report and Buy to Pay accountants in the Center
    • Work on GAAP to STAT reconciliation and related documentation
    • Support to local Global Ops. employees, GE businesses and Project teams
    • Provide monthly reports and ad hoc reports to relevant stakeholders as requested
    • Full tax compliance and optimization of accounting activities for compliance of supporting documentation with the Fiscal legislation
    • Prepare tax and related returns, proper and timely calculation, submission and settlement of liabilities to the state budget as per tax regulations (VAT, Corporate Income Tax, WHT)
    • Proper and timely set up and maintenance of all registries and tax fillings required by the Romanian Fiscal Laws (VAT returns, VIES returns, Intrastat etc.)
    • Work on STAT to TAX reconciliation and related documentation
    • Ensures the overall company awareness of modification in tax legislation
    • Ensures that relevant company policies having impact on taxes comply with relevant legislation
    • Maintains professional relations with local authorities, support for periodic audits from tax authorities


    • Strong experience in an accountant position
    • Good knowledge of accounting and tax laws
    • Fluent in Romanian and English
    • Good command of MS Office (especially Excel)
    • Excellent interpersonal skills
    • Proactive approach
    • Ability to work effectively in a cross-functional, global team environment
    • Analytical thinking
    • Able to meet tight deadlines