Job ID R-403045 Date posted 11/06/2021 BACK TO SEARCH RESULTS Apply

Finance COE Accountant

Job Description Summary

Job Description

To strengthen the Inventory team in Erembodegem, we are currently looking for a:

General Accounting – Finance COE Accountant

You will be part of the Inventory & Closing team in the Finance Operations Center of Excellence. Accounting and financial activities in the Inventory & closing area are part of your tasks, to improve the efficiency of services provided to Europe and EMA Countries. In addition, together with your team lead, you work on process improvements and actions to improve internal controls and ensure adherence to policies & procedures.

Your responsibilities:

  • Execute financial services to guarantee quality, efficiency, effectiveness and on time completion of the various tasks and process steps

  • Assure correctness, on time delivery and sign-off on Inventory & Closing operations

  • Internal and External reporting conform to local legal requirements

  • Specific month end activities

  • Ensure internal & SOX controls are followed in order to guarantee completeness, correctness and security of key financial data and accounting transactions. Follow up on action plans, resulting from audits and/or SOX test results.

  • Discuss with the General Accounting Team Leader possible improvement, standardization opportunities and execute the agreed upon process changes within your own area, to support a continuous increase in the efficiency of Inventory processes.

  • Ensure SLA’s commitments are met, to support both Fin Ops COE and local entities in achieving the objectives of the SLA’s.

  • Participate in projects to support the implementation of process improvements within your area of responsibility.

Your profile:

You have minimum a bachelor degree in Accountancy, a first experience is a plus! Your Excel skills are outstanding, as well as your analytical, problem-solving, skills. Others would describe you as a phenomenal teammate, but you can work pretty well on your own; prioritizing and planning your own work is no problem. Last but not least, you are proficient in English, both written and spoken.

What do we offer:

This role is a multidimensional function in an international organization with an informal working atmosphere and high-performance culture. We are known for our meaningful social contribution and contribute daily to saving lives. We offer an attractive remuneration package en development opportunities! Oh, and did you know we have a restaurant and a gym in our office?

Interested? Apply now!

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BEL Erembodegem - Dorp 86

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