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Accountant (m/f)

Your tasks and responsibilities

Inside the General Accounting function of Bayer Italy, we are looking for a talented candidate to fill the position Accountant. The aim of the position is to complete and timely execute Accounting Operations in the area of General Accounting (incl. Tax Operational) according to the defined processes and activity split, allowing a certification by external auditors. Major tasks and responsibilities of position: 1. General Ledger (GL): • Initiate requests for new / changes of GL accounts or other GL master data according to defined work procedures • Perform manual General Ledger postings via WPA as defined within the activity split • Perform monitoring and clearing of Accounts which are in responsibility of the country • Responsible to perform HB1 related evaluations (plausibility checks) and postings 2. Closing: • Perform the overall closing process together with the SSO Organization • Review the closing results and follow up with business; calculate impending losses and perform manual postings where applicable 3. Reporting: • Perform actual reporting (HB1, HB2), according to defined activity splits and local GAAP • Support the implementation of group reporting guidance in reporting process and system (e.g. SAP) • Quality checking on the reports • Prepare all closing relevant documentation in alignment with the GL referent 4. Audit & Control: • Support external & internal audit. Perform ICS controls in his/her own area of expertise and responsibility • Specialized ad hoc support and project support specific to own area of expertise • Contribute to ACC processes and procedures design/review in order to achieve qualitative and efficient processing • Represent GL in projects and contributes with accounting perspective

Who you are

- University degree in Finance & Accounting / Business Administration or similar education experience - At least 5 years of working experience in finance and/or accounting dept. or other similar positions - Thorough of international (IFRS) and local GAAP (OIC), - Familiar with local tax and accounting laws - Advanced ERP / BI knowledge - Strong interpersonal and communications skills - Team working skills - Proactive thinking and capable in managing complexity - Commitment in delivering results - Experienced with MS office and related software - Language skills: local language and English fluently

Your application

We are offering a full time, permanent contract. Place of work: Milano, Viale Certosa 130

Country: Italy
Location: Milano
Reference Code: 0000210662

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